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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 10,927 2,493 23.4 22.3-24.4 8,434 76.6 75.6-77.7
-Western NC 1,499 340 24.3 21.5-27.3 1,159 75.7 72.7-78.5
GENDER
Male 573 115 21.3 17.1-26.2 458 78.7 73.8-82.9
Female 926 225 27.0 23.4-30.9 701 73.0 69.1-76.6
RACE
White 1,228 270 23.6 20.5-27.0 958 76.4 73.0-79.5
Other minorities 261 67 26.0 19.7-33.4 194 74.0 66.6-80.3
HISPANIC
Hispanic 64 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 1,430 318 23.6 20.8-26.8 1,112 76.4 73.2-79.2
AGE
18-34 208 55 27.3 20.5-35.3 153 72.7 64.7-79.5
35-54 391 113 26.3 21.6-31.7 278 73.7 68.3-78.4
55-64 334 90 28.3 22.7-34.5 244 71.7 65.5-77.3
65-74 339 54 15.1 11.2-20.0 285 84.9 80.0-88.8
75+ 220 28 14.2 9.1-21.3 192 85.8 78.7-90.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 201 57 29.0 21.7-37.6 144 71.0 62.4-78.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 459 99 23.0 17.8-29.2 360 77.0 70.8-82.2
Some Post-H.S. 386 92 25.3 20.5-30.8 294 74.7 69.2-79.5
College Graduate 451 92 20.9 16.6-26.0 359 79.1 74.0-83.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 210 66 33.3 25.4-42.2 144 66.7 57.8-74.6
$15,000- 24,999 289 67 23.7 18.1-30.5 222 76.3 69.5-81.9
$25,000- 34,999 165 38 24.2 16.9-33.3 127 75.8 66.7-83.1
$35,000- 49,999 168 34 22.7 15.2-32.6 134 77.3 67.4-84.8
$50,000+ 405 84 21.5 17.0-26.9 321 78.5 73.1-83.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 443 121 29.0 23.8-34.9 322 71.0 65.1-76.2
No 1,047 215 22.2 19.0-25.8 832 77.8 74.2-81.0
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 179 38 23.6 16.9-31.8 141 76.4 68.2-83.1
Non-Veteran 1,320 302 24.3 21.3-27.6 1,018 75.7 72.4-78.7

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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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