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2012 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

Adverse Childhood Experience

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 10,906 1,533 15.5 14.6-16.4 9,373 84.5 83.6-85.4
-Western NC 1,493 221 16.6 14.2-19.3 1,272 83.4 80.7-85.8
GENDER
Male 566 64 12.8 9.6-16.7 502 87.2 83.3-90.4
Female 927 157 20.1 16.7-23.9 770 79.9 76.1-83.3
RACE
White 1,224 188 17.6 14.9-20.7 1,036 82.4 79.3-85.1
Other minorities 260 31 11.6 7.4-17.6 229 88.4 82.4-92.6
HISPANIC
Hispanic 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,424 215 17.3 14.7-20.1 1,209 82.7 79.9-85.3
AGE
18-34 209 60 28.5 21.9-36.2 149 71.5 63.8-78.1
35-54 390 75 16.2 12.7-20.4 315 83.8 79.6-87.3
55-64 335 44 12.5 8.9-17.2 291 87.5 82.8-91.1
65-74 335 30 6.9 4.6-10.2 305 93.1 89.8-95.4
75+ 219 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 201 26 13.8 8.7-21.3 175 86.2 78.7-91.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 456 53 14.1 10.2-19.1 403 85.9 80.9-89.8
Some Post-H.S. 384 67 20.0 15.3-25.7 317 80.0 74.3-84.7
College Graduate 450 75 17.8 13.8-22.6 375 82.2 77.4-86.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 209 36 22.2 15.2-31.1 173 77.8 68.9-84.8
$15,000- 24,999 289 45 15.4 10.9-21.4 244 84.6 78.6-89.1
$25,000- 34,999 165 20 16.5 9.4-27.2 145 83.5 72.8-90.6
$35,000- 49,999 165 25 16.2 10.2-24.7 140 83.8 75.3-89.8
$50,000+ 406 60 16.3 12.2-21.5 346 83.7 78.5-87.8
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 441 88 23.4 18.4-29.2 353 76.6 70.8-81.6
No 1,044 130 14.0 11.4-17.0 914 86.0 83.0-88.6
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 177 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,316 210 17.6 15.0-20.6 1,106 82.4 79.4-85.0

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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.

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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