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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a stranger ever pushed, hit, slapped, kicked, or physically hurt you in any other way?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes, within the past 12 months Yes, more than 12 months ago No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 11,284 86 1.3 0.9- 1.8 1,200 11.4 10.5-12.4 9,998 87.3 86.2-88.3
-Western NC 1,844 22 2.1 1.2- 3.5 207 11.0 9.3-13.0 1,615 86.9 84.7-88.9
GENDER
Male 713 12 3.2 1.6- 6.2 103 11.7 9.2-14.7 598 85.1 81.4-88.2
Female 1,131 10 1.1 0.6- 2.1 104 10.4 8.2-13.2 1,017 88.5 85.7-90.8
RACE
White 1,700 17 1.9 1.0- 3.4 194 11.1 9.4-13.1 1,489 87.0 84.8-89.0
African American 45 2 7.1 1.6-26.5 5 14.0 5.1-33.2 38 78.9 58.2-90.9
Other Minorities 86 2 2.3 0.5-10.0 7 9.6 2.4-31.8 77 88.1 67.8-96.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 35 2 12.5 2.5-44.1 5 6.5 2.0-18.9 28 81.1 55.0-93.8
Non-Hispanic 1,806 20 1.8 1.0- 2.9 202 11.2 9.4-13.2 1,584 87.1 84.9-89.0
AGE
18-24 40 1 3.2 0.4-19.5 1 2.0 0.3-13.5 38 94.8 80.5-98.8
25-34 116 7 6.4 2.9-13.4 13 10.0 5.4-17.7 96 83.6 74.8-89.8
35-44 224 5 2.9 1.0- 8.4 28 11.3 7.4-16.8 191 85.8 79.5-90.4
45-54 294 4 1.5 0.6- 4.1 54 16.4 12.0-22.1 236 82.0 76.2-86.7
55-64 438 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3 61 13.9 10.5-18.3 374 85.4 80.9-88.9
65+ 713 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0 50 8.0 5.9-10.8 661 91.8 89.0-93.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 265 4 2.1 0.7- 5.7 26 8.6 5.5-13.3 235 89.3 84.1-92.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 562 6 3.2 1.4- 7.5 54 10.5 7.4-14.7 502 86.3 81.2-90.1
Some Post-H.S. 483 6 1.3 0.6- 3.2 71 12.8 9.6-16.9 406 85.9 81.7-89.2
College Graduate 530 6 1.4 0.5- 3.6 55 10.9 8.0-14.7 469 87.6 83.6-90.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 244 4 4.6 1.5-13.5 37 14.0 9.4-20.3 203 81.4 73.5-87.4
$15,000- 24,999 352 6 3.2 1.0- 9.9 33 10.2 6.2-16.2 313 86.6 79.5-91.5
$25,000- 34,999 231 4 2.4 0.8- 6.7 28 12.4 8.1-18.5 199 85.2 78.6-90.0
$35,000- 49,999 245 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6 29 12.9 8.2-19.9 215 86.8 79.9-91.6
$50,000-74,999 239 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8 35 13.0 8.9-18.7 203 86.6 80.9-90.8
$75,000+ 239 3 1.9 0.6- 6.2 28 10.9 7.0-16.7 208 87.1 81.0-91.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 802 14 3.5 1.8- 6.8 123 15.6 12.5-19.3 665 80.9 76.6-84.5
No 1,033 8 1.2 0.6- 2.7 84 8.2 6.4-10.6 941 90.5 88.0-92.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 265 3 0.9 0.3- 3.4 49 18.3 13.5-24.5 213 80.7 74.5-85.7
Non-Veteran 1,579 19 2.3 1.3- 3.9 158 9.9 8.1-12.1 1,402 87.8 85.4-89.9

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
**Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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