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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont 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
-Piedmont NC 1,658 1,446 87.2 84.8-89.3 52 3.2 2.2- 4.5 160 9.7 7.8-11.9
GENDER
Male 693 610 88.5 85.1-91.2 22 3.0 1.8- 4.9 61 8.5 6.2-11.6
Female 965 836 85.9 82.3-88.9 30 3.3 2.0- 5.5 99 10.8 8.2-14.1
RACE
White 1,197 1,047 86.8 83.7-89.4 34 3.2 2.0- 5.0 116 10.0 7.8-12.8
African American 319 288 92.8 89.2-95.3 *** *** *** 23 5.0 3.1- 8.0
Other minorities 127 100 79.1 69.1-86.5 *** *** *** 18 15.3 8.8-25.2
HISPANIC
Hispanic 129 91 72.2 61.9-80.7 15 8.8 4.8-15.5 23 18.9 11.9-28.8
Non-Hispanic 1,519 1,347 88.7 86.3-90.8 37 2.6 1.7- 4.0 135 8.7 6.8-10.9
AGE
18-34 271 222 83.9 77.7-88.6 *** *** *** 32 11.2 7.3-16.8
35-54 503 424 85.8 81.6-89.2 18 3.2 1.9- 5.5 61 10.9 7.9-15.0
55-64 325 279 89.5 85.1-92.7 *** *** *** 36 8.6 5.6-12.8
65-74 290 264 90.9 86.3-94.1 *** *** *** 23 8.0 5.0-12.5
75+ 242 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 210 177 85.9 79.3-90.6 *** *** *** 23 10.8 6.7-16.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 427 361 83.4 77.9-87.8 *** *** *** 49 11.7 8.2-16.4
Some Post-H.S. 419 352 85.2 79.7-89.4 *** *** *** 54 12.4 8.4-17.9
College Graduate 597 551 93.2 90.6-95.1 *** *** *** 34 4.4 3.0- 6.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 173 146 83.0 74.2-89.2 *** *** *** 23 14.7 8.8-23.4
$15,000- 24,999 253 215 85.8 79.2-90.5 *** *** *** 28 9.7 6.1-15.2
$25,000- 34,999 134 105 76.9 65.8-85.2 *** *** *** 22 19.1 11.3-30.3
$35,000- 49,999 190 169 89.1 82.2-93.5 *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 582 520 89.2 84.8-92.4 17 2.5 1.4- 4.5 45 8.3 5.3-12.6
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 431 362 84.1 78.4-88.6 *** *** *** 62 14.3 10.0-20.1
No 1,220 1,079 88.1 85.4-90.4 44 3.5 2.4- 5.2 97 8.3 6.4-10.7
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 193 170 87.0 77.6-92.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 1,464 1,275 87.2 84.6-89.4 47 3.3 2.3- 4.8 142 9.5 7.6-11.8
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 509 444 85.3 79.9-89.5 20 3.9 2.3- 6.6 45 10.8 7.1-16.1
No 1,149 1,002 88.0 85.3-90.2 32 2.8 1.7- 4.5 115 9.2 7.3-11.5

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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.

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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