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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adverse Childhood Experience-AFRICAN AMERICANS

Before age 18, how often did a parent or adult in your home ever hit, beat, kick, or physically hurt you in any way?
Do not include spanking. Would you say---

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  Total
Respond.^
Never Once More than once
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,868 9,382 84.8 83.9-85.7 326 3.7 3.2- 4.2 1,160 11.5 10.8-12.3
-AFRICAN AMERICANS 1,980 1,766 88.2 86.2-89.9 53 3.3 2.4- 4.5 161 8.5 7.1-10.2
GENDER
Male 671 601 88.8 85.6-91.4 17 2.8 1.6- 4.9 53 8.4 6.2-11.3
Female 1,309 1,165 87.7 85.2-89.9 36 3.6 2.4- 5.3 108 8.7 6.9-10.8
HISPANIC
Hispanic 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,927 1,731 89.0 87.1-90.7 51 3.2 2.3- 4.4 145 7.8 6.4- 9.5
AGE
18-34 411 349 85.4 81.2-88.8 17 4.3 2.5- 7.4 45 10.2 7.5-13.8
35-44 296 250 86.0 81.0-89.8 *** *** *** 33 9.9 6.8-14.2
45-54 377 346 91.9 88.0-94.7 *** *** *** 23 6.1 3.7- 9.8
55-64 424 380 89.6 85.2-92.9 *** *** *** 36 7.6 4.9-11.5
65-74 290 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 159 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 313 271 83.2 76.8-88.2 *** *** *** 32 11.8 7.8-17.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 614 555 90.0 86.9-92.5 14 2.1 1.2- 3.7 45 7.9 5.7-10.8
Some Post-H.S. 583 510 87.3 83.8-90.2 20 4.0 2.4- 6.4 53 8.7 6.4-11.8
College Graduate 462 422 92.0 88.2-94.6 *** *** *** 31 6.0 3.8- 9.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 373 325 84.9 79.4-89.2 *** *** *** 34 10.9 7.3-16.0
$15,000- 24,999 450 384 83.5 78.5-87.4 16 5.3 3.0- 9.2 50 11.2 8.2-15.3
$25,000- 34,999 259 244 91.5 85.3-95.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 215 192 89.1 82.1-93.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000- 74,999 197 179 91.2 84.7-95.1 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$75,000+ 176 161 92.4 86.7-95.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 519 441 83.5 78.9-87.3 18 4.4 2.6- 7.2 60 12.1 8.9-16.4
No 1,452 1,316 89.4 87.2-91.3 35 3.0 2.0- 4.4 101 7.6 6.1- 9.5
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 243 217 88.0 81.9-92.2 *** *** *** 21 10.3 6.4-16.2
Non-Veteran 1,737 1,549 88.2 86.1-90.1 48 3.5 2.5- 4.8 140 8.3 6.8-10.1

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These questions have not been asked in previous years.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2012 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2012 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

^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.

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