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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a partner or ex-partner 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 11,287 107 1.6 1.2- 2.2 1,696 13.5 12.6-14.5 9,484 84.9 83.8-85.9
-Western NC 1,843 12 0.7 0.3- 1.3 280 14.7 12.6-17.1 1,551 84.6 82.2-86.8
GENDER
Male 712 4 0.3 0.1- 1.0 53 7.6 5.1-11.1 655 92.1 88.6-94.6
Female 1,131 8 1.0 0.4- 2.2 227 21.1 18.0-24.6 896 77.9 74.4-81.1
RACE
White 1,700 11 0.7 0.3- 1.3 247 13.8 11.7-16.1 1,442 85.5 83.2-87.6
African American 44 0 0.0 . - . 11 23.8 10.7-44.9 33 76.2 55.1-89.3
Other Minorities 86 1 1.6 0.2-10.9 21 24.8 11.7-44.9 64 73.6 53.6-87.1
HISPANIC
Hispanic 36 0 0.0 . - . 8 25.6 9.5-53.1 28 74.4 46.9-90.5
Non-Hispanic 1,804 12 0.7 0.4- 1.4 272 14.4 12.3-16.7 1,520 84.9 82.5-87.0
AGE
18-24 40 1 2.0 0.3-13.5 1 2.0 0.3-13.5 38 95.9 84.6-99.0
25-34 116 4 1.9 0.6- 5.9 16 11.7 6.7-19.8 96 86.3 78.2-91.8
35-44 224 2 0.6 0.1- 2.4 59 24.6 18.6-31.9 163 74.8 67.5-80.9
45-54 294 2 0.3 0.1- 1.8 66 19.4 14.6-25.4 226 80.3 74.3-85.1
55-64 439 3 0.8 0.2- 2.7 64 11.7 8.8-15.4 372 87.5 83.7-90.5
65+ 711 0 0.0 . - . 72 8.0 6.1-10.4 639 92.0 89.6-93.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 265 4 1.7 0.6- 4.5 35 12.9 8.4-19.2 226 85.4 78.9-90.1
H.S. or G.E.D. 561 2 0.4 0.1- 1.8 70 12.9 9.4-17.7 489 86.6 81.9-90.3
Some Post-H.S. 483 4 1.0 0.3- 3.5 106 22.3 17.5-27.8 373 76.8 71.1-81.6
College Graduate 530 2 0.2 0.0- 1.2 69 10.9 7.9-14.9 459 88.9 84.9-91.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 245 1 0.9 0.1- 5.8 67 27.3 20.2-35.7 177 71.9 63.4-79.0
$15,000- 24,999 351 6 1.7 0.7- 3.8 59 23.6 17.1-31.6 286 74.8 66.8-81.4
$25,000- 34,999 231 0 0.0 . - . 31 12.2 7.9-18.3 200 87.8 81.7-92.1
$35,000- 49,999 245 3 1.5 0.4- 6.3 37 13.0 8.4-19.5 205 85.5 78.7-90.4
$50,000-74,999 239 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4 29 11.6 7.2-18.2 209 88.3 81.7-92.7
$75,000+ 239 0 0.0 . - . 21 9.0 5.3-14.9 218 91.0 85.1-94.7
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 803 8 1.3 0.6- 2.6 162 21.1 17.3-25.6 633 77.6 73.1-81.5
No 1,032 4 0.3 0.1- 1.3 115 10.3 8.1-13.0 913 89.3 86.6-91.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 264 2 0.2 0.0- 0.9 23 5.9 3.6- 9.7 239 93.9 90.1-96.3
Non-Veteran 1,579 10 0.7 0.4- 1.5 257 16.0 13.6-18.7 1,312 83.3 80.5-85.7

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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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