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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Sexual & Physical Violence

Has a stranger ever forced you to have sex or to do sexual things?

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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 9 0.1 0.0- 0.2 276 2.5 2.1- 3.1 10,993 97.4 96.8-97.8
-Western NC 1,841 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6 48 2.3 1.5- 3.4 1,792 97.6 96.5-98.4
GENDER
Male 712 0 0.0 . - . 6 0.9 0.4- 2.3 706 99.1 97.7-99.6
Female 1,129 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2 42 3.6 2.3- 5.5 1,086 96.3 94.3-97.6
RACE
White 1,699 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 44 2.4 1.6- 3.6 1,654 97.5 96.3-98.3
African American 44 0 0.0 . - . 1 1.3 0.2- 8.8 43 98.7 91.2-99.8
Other Minorities 85 0 0.0 . - . 3 1.7 0.3-10.5 82 98.3 89.5-99.7
HISPANIC
Hispanic 36 0 0.0 . - . 3 5.3 1.0-23.9 33 94.7 76.1-99.0
Non-Hispanic 1,802 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 45 2.2 1.5- 3.3 1,756 97.7 96.6-98.5
AGE
18-24 40 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 40 100 . - .
25-34 115 1 0.8 0.1- 5.5 5 4.9 1.6-14.6 109 94.3 84.9-97.9
35-44 224 0 0.0 . - . 8 2.4 1.1- 5.2 216 97.6 94.8-98.9
45-54 294 0 0.0 . - . 13 3.5 1.8- 6.7 281 96.5 93.3-98.2
55-64 439 0 0.0 . - . 8 1.5 0.7- 3.2 431 98.5 96.8-99.3
65+ 710 0 0.0 . - . 14 1.3 0.7- 2.5 696 98.7 97.5-99.3
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 262 0 0.0 . - . 9 2.5 1.1- 5.7 253 97.5 94.3-98.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 562 0 0.0 . - . 17 2.4 1.3- 4.3 545 97.6 95.7-98.7
Some Post-H.S. 482 1 0.4 0.0- 2.5 10 1.4 0.6- 3.5 471 98.2 96.0-99.2
College Graduate 531 0 0.0 . - . 12 2.9 1.2- 6.6 519 97.1 93.4-98.8
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 244 0 0.0 . - . 13 4.0 2.2- 7.3 231 96.0 92.7-97.8
$15,000- 24,999 351 0 0.0 . - . 12 2.6 1.2- 5.7 339 97.4 94.3-98.8
$25,000- 34,999 231 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.9 0.3- 3.0 228 99.1 97.0-99.7
$35,000- 49,999 246 0 0.0 . - . 2 0.3 0.1- 1.4 244 99.7 98.6-99.9
$50,000-74,999 238 0 0.0 . - . 7 2.9 1.1- 7.4 231 97.1 92.6-98.9
$75,000+ 239 0 0.0 . - . 5 3.6 1.2-10.7 234 96.4 89.3-98.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 800 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7 32 3.2 2.1- 5.0 767 96.5 94.7-97.7
No 1,032 0 0.0 . - . 16 1.7 0.9- 3.5 1,016 98.3 96.5-99.1
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 265 0 0.0 . - . 6 1.5 0.6- 3.8 259 98.5 96.2-99.4
Non-Veteran 1,576 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 42 2.4 1.6- 3.7 1,533 97.5 96.2-98.4

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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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