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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has someone you knew, not including 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 11,278 99 1.2 0.9- 1.7 903 9.1 8.2-10.0 10,276 89.7 88.7-90.6
-Western NC 1,841 19 1.1 0.6- 2.0 171 11.2 9.3-13.5 1,651 87.7 85.3-89.7
GENDER
Male 712 8 1.3 0.5- 3.2 76 14.0 10.7-18.2 628 84.7 80.4-88.2
Female 1,129 11 1.0 0.5- 1.9 95 8.7 6.8-11.0 1,023 90.4 87.9-92.4
RACE
White 1,697 17 1.2 0.6- 2.2 162 11.6 9.6-14.0 1,518 87.2 84.7-89.3
African American 45 0 0.0 . - . 4 16.5 5.6-39.8 41 83.5 60.2-94.4
Other Minorities 86 2 1.0 0.2- 4.4 5 1.9 0.3- 9.9 79 97.2 90.3-99.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 36 0 0.0 . - . 6 18.1 5.2-47.1 30 81.9 52.9-94.8
Non-Hispanic 1,802 19 1.2 0.6- 2.1 165 11.0 9.1-13.2 1,618 87.8 85.5-89.8
AGE
18-24 40 2 5.5 1.3-20.2 0 0.0 . - . 38 94.5 79.8-98.7
25-34 116 5 2.9 1.1- 7.5 19 16.7 10.1-26.3 92 80.4 70.7-87.5
35-44 223 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5 37 16.7 11.6-23.5 185 83.1 76.2-88.2
45-54 293 8 1.8 0.8- 4.0 32 11.7 7.7-17.3 253 86.5 80.8-90.7
55-64 440 2 0.2 0.0- 1.5 45 10.8 7.7-14.8 393 89.0 85.0-92.0
65+ 710 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 38 6.0 4.2- 8.5 671 93.8 91.4-95.6
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 262 3 1.6 0.5- 5.1 25 11.6 7.2-18.1 234 86.9 80.2-91.6
H.S. or G.E.D. 561 5 1.6 0.6- 4.3 43 10.3 7.1-14.7 513 88.1 83.5-91.6
Some Post-H.S. 484 8 1.1 0.4- 2.7 57 13.6 9.6-18.9 419 85.3 80.0-89.4
College Graduate 530 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4 45 9.7 6.7-13.8 482 89.9 85.7-92.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 243 5 1.6 0.6- 4.2 36 19.0 12.7-27.4 202 79.4 71.1-85.8
$15,000- 24,999 351 4 1.0 0.3- 3.0 25 14.9 9.4-22.7 322 84.1 76.3-89.6
$25,000- 34,999 231 2 1.3 0.3- 5.3 29 12.1 7.7-18.6 200 86.6 80.0-91.3
$35,000- 49,999 246 0 0.0 . - . 22 10.0 5.8-16.8 224 90.0 83.2-94.2
$50,000-74,999 239 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3 25 11.5 7.1-18.1 212 88.4 81.8-92.8
$75,000+ 239 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 17 8.5 4.7-15.1 221 91.1 84.6-95.1
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 800 13 1.6 0.8- 3.0 104 15.9 12.5-20.0 683 82.5 78.4-86.0
No 1,032 6 0.9 0.3- 2.4 66 8.0 5.9-10.7 960 91.2 88.3-93.4
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 266 2 0.3 0.1- 1.5 29 11.8 7.6-18.0 235 87.9 81.7-92.1
Non-Veteran 1,575 17 1.2 0.7- 2.3 142 11.1 9.0-13.6 1,416 87.7 85.1-89.9

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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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