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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Eastern North Carolina**

Adverse Childhood Experience

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 3,056 2,656 86.0 84.1-87.7 91 3.3 2.5- 4.3 309 10.7 9.2-12.4
-Eastern NC 946 819 85.3 81.7-88.3 24 3.1 1.9- 5.2 103 11.6 8.9-14.9
GENDER
Male 383 318 82.6 76.0-87.6 *** *** *** 57 14.8 10.1-21.1
Female 563 501 87.5 83.4-90.7 *** *** *** 46 9.0 6.5-12.5
RACE
White 606 512 82.1 77.4-86.1 *** *** *** 77 13.7 10.3-17.9
African American 253 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other minorities 74 59 83.2 70.9-90.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
HISPANIC
Hispanic 50 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic 892 777 85.7 82.0-88.8 22 3.1 1.8- 5.2 93 11.2 8.5-14.7
AGE
18-34 145 125 84.0 74.3-90.5 *** *** *** 16 12.9 7.1-22.4
35-54 249 209 83.0 76.6-88.0 *** *** *** 31 12.7 8.6-18.5
55-64 224 194 86.2 79.1-91.1 *** *** *** 26 11.2 7.1-17.2
65-74 182 158 87.6 80.8-92.2 *** *** *** 20 10.3 6.1-16.8
75+ 135 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 136 117 87.4 79.4-92.6 *** *** *** 17 10.8 6.1-18.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 266 225 85.5 77.3-91.1 *** *** *** 30 10.8 5.9-19.0
Some Post-H.S. 275 237 82.7 75.5-88.1 *** *** *** 29 12.5 8.0-19.0
College Graduate 266 237 87.5 81.1-92.0 *** *** *** 27 11.9 7.5-18.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 129 108 84.1 75.0-90.3 *** *** *** 19 13.4 7.9-22.0
$15,000- 24,999 149 130 88.1 79.6-93.4 *** *** *** 14 7.1 3.9-12.5
$25,000- 34,999 112 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 117 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 249 217 85.4 78.4-90.4 *** *** *** 27 11.0 6.9-16.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 292 240 76.2 68.2-82.7 *** *** *** 45 19.2 13.5-26.7
No 644 571 88.5 84.4-91.6 *** *** *** 56 8.8 6.0-12.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 142 107 80.5 70.0-87.9 *** *** *** 31 17.7 10.5-28.2
Non-Veteran 803 712 86.3 82.4-89.5 20 3.4 1.9- 5.9 71 10.3 7.5-13.9
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 788 685 86.9 83.5-89.6 *** *** *** 86 10.4 8.0-13.4
No 158 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2014 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2014 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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