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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: Western North Carolina**

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
-Western NC 450 380 81.4 74.7-86.6 12 2.0 1.0- 4.0 58 16.6 11.6-23.3
GENDER
Male 190 157 80.6 69.4-88.5 *** *** *** 27 17.1 9.5-28.7
Female 260 223 82.0 73.5-88.2 *** *** *** 31 16.3 10.3-24.8
RACE
White 413 355 83.6 76.7-88.7 *** *** *** 50 15.0 9.9-21.9
Other minorities 35 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
AGE
18-34 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
35-54 96 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
55-64 112 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
65-74 109 94 86.8 77.4-92.7 *** *** *** *** *** ***
75+ 74 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 71 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
H.S. or G.E.D. 136 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Some Post-H.S. 112 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
College Graduate 131 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 48 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$15,000- 24,999 94 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$25,000- 34,999 55 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$35,000- 49,999 70 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
$50,000+ 98 83 85.6 75.1-92.2 *** *** *** *** *** ***
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 146 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
No 300 254 81.3 73.0-87.5 *** *** *** 38 16.4 10.5-24.9
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 66 *** *** *** *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Veteran 384 323 80.9 73.6-86.5 *** *** *** 51 17.0 11.6-24.4
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 375 316 81.2 73.7-87.0 *** *** *** 50 17.2 11.5-24.8
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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