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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina Regions

Adverse Childhood Experience

How often did your parents or adults in your home ever slap, hit, kick, punch
or beat each other up?

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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 3,023 2,572 83.0 81.0-84.9 90 2.9 2.2- 3.8 361 14.1 12.3-16.0
NC ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL HEALTH DIRECTOR REGIONS
Region 1 & 2 387 330 80.2 72.4-86.2 *** *** *** 47 17.8 11.9-25.7
Region 3 307 262 86.6 81.5-90.5 *** *** *** 36 11.3 7.7-16.2
Region 4 584 498 82.2 77.2-86.3 15 2.6 1.4- 4.8 71 15.2 11.3-20.1
Region 5 447 384 84.0 78.7-88.2 16 4.5 2.5- 8.0 47 11.5 8.0-16.3
Region 6 222 183 75.5 65.8-83.2 *** *** *** 36 22.1 14.8-31.6
Region 7 425 363 83.7 78.8-87.7 *** *** *** 52 13.4 9.8-18.0
Region 8 360 302 84.4 78.7-88.8 15 3.1 1.7- 5.4 43 12.5 8.5-18.2
Region 9 & 10 291 250 87.3 81.9-91.3 12 3.1 1.5- 6.3 29 9.5 6.1-14.5
STATE REGIONS
Eastern NC 933 775 80.4 76.4-83.9 33 3.1 2.0- 4.8 125 16.5 13.2-20.4
Piedmont 1,640 1,417 84.7 82.2-87.0 45 3.0 2.1- 4.4 178 12.2 10.2-14.6
Western NC 450 380 81.4 74.7-86.6 12 2.0 1.0- 4.0 58 16.6 11.6-23.3
AREA HEALTH EDUCATION CENTERS (AHEC)
Mountain AHEC 281 239 80.4 71.1-87.2 *** *** *** 33 16.9 10.4-26.3
Northwest 508 431 83.9 79.1-87.9 11 1.6 0.8- 3.1 66 14.4 10.6-19.3
Charlotte 477 412 83.2 77.4-87.7 14 3.0 1.5- 5.7 51 13.8 9.6-19.5
Greensboro 370 324 87.5 82.3-91.3 *** *** *** 36 9.0 6.0-13.2
Southern Regional 256 208 77.4 68.5-84.4 *** *** *** 43 21.3 14.5-30.3
Southeast 250 210 80.8 72.7-87.0 11 4.2 2.1- 8.0 29 15.0 9.4-23.2
Wake 441 370 81.2 75.8-85.5 15 4.5 2.5- 8.0 56 14.3 10.5-19.2
Area L & Eastern 440 378 85.9 81.3-89.5 15 2.8 1.5- 5.2 47 11.3 8.0-15.5

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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.

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