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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Western 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
-Western NC 452 391 82.9 76.3-88.0 15 3.9 2.1- 7.4 46 13.2 8.5-19.7
GENDER
Male 191 158 78.8 67.6-86.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Female 261 233 86.4 77.9-91.9 *** *** *** 22 11.4 6.2-20.0
RACE
White 414 364 85.3 78.5-90.2 *** *** *** 38 11.5 7.0-18.3
Other minorities 37 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 110 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 113 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 72 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 138 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 111 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 130 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 49 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 56 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 69 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 97 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 145 122 84.4 73.0-91.6 *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 303 265 82.0 73.5-88.3 *** *** *** 28 13.6 8.0-22.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 64 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 388 337 85.3 78.3-90.3 *** *** *** 38 11.3 6.7-18.2
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 377 320 80.6 73.0-86.4 *** *** *** 43 15.4 10.0-23.0
No 75 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***

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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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