2018 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Sexual Violence

Has anyone EVER had sex with you after you said or showed that you didnít want them to or without your consent?

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 3,412 270 7.6 6.5- 8.8 3,142 92.4 91.2-93.5
GENDER
Male 1,540 33 2.3 1.5- 3.6 1,507 97.7 96.4-98.5
Female 1,872 237 12.1 10.4-14.1 1,635 87.9 85.9-89.6
RACE/ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic White 2,282 195 8.0 6.7- 9.5 2,087 92.0 90.5-93.3
Non-Hispanic Black 655 37 5.7 3.9- 8.3 618 94.3 91.7-96.1
Non-Hispanic Am Indian 72 *** *** *** 64 90.6 77.9-96.3
Non-Hispanic Other 110 13 9.9 5.3-17.9 97 90.1 82.1-94.7
Hispanic 253 14 7.8 4.4-13.5 239 92.2 86.5-95.6
AGE
18-34 592 58 9.2 6.9-12.2 534 90.8 87.8-93.1
35-44 430 43 10.2 7.0-14.6 387 89.8 85.4-93.0
45-54 599 55 7.8 5.6-10.6 544 92.2 89.4-94.4
55-64 654 59 8.0 5.9-10.9 595 92.0 89.1-94.1
65-74 687 46 4.8 3.3- 6.8 641 95.2 93.2-96.7
75+ 408 *** *** *** 403 98.8 97.1-99.5
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 381 23 6.0 3.7- 9.5 358 94.0 90.5-96.3
H.S. or G.E.D. 838 42 4.8 3.2- 7.1 796 95.2 92.9-96.8
Some Post-H.S. 1,026 119 10.5 8.5-13.0 907 89.5 87.0-91.5
College Graduate 1,162 86 7.4 5.7- 9.6 1,076 92.6 90.4-94.3
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 311 40 13.6 9.3-19.3 271 86.4 80.7-90.7
$15,000- 24,999 528 55 8.8 6.5-11.9 473 91.2 88.1-93.5
$25,000- 34,999 298 24 6.2 3.6-10.3 274 93.8 89.7-96.4
$35,000- 49,999 404 35 11.1 7.5-16.2 369 88.9 83.8-92.5
$50,000-74,999 461 36 8.5 5.6-12.7 425 91.5 87.3-94.4
$75,000+ 791 48 5.7 4.0- 8.1 743 94.3 91.9-96.0
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 620 32 4.3 2.8- 6.4 588 95.7 93.6-97.2
FUNCTIONAL DISABILITY
Yes 1,155 139 11.7 9.5-14.3 1,016 88.3 85.7-90.5
No 2,249 131 5.8 4.7- 7.1 2,118 94.2 92.9-95.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 475 29 6.2 4.0- 9.5 446 93.8 90.5-96.0
Non-Veteran 2,938 241 7.8 6.6- 9.1 2,697 92.2 90.9-93.4
RURAL-URBAN RESIDENT1
Urban 823 64 7.6 5.7-10.0 759 92.4 90.0-94.3
Regional City or Suburban County 787 65 8.3 6.2-11.0 722 91.7 89.0-93.8
Rural 1,803 141 7.1 5.8- 8.8 1,662 92.9 91.2-94.2
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed or Self-Employed 1,682 126 7.4 6.0- 9.1 1,556 92.6 90.9-94.0
Unemployed 107 14 10.7 5.8-18.9 93 89.3 81.1-94.2
Retired 1,033 48 3.4 2.4- 4.8 985 96.6 95.2-97.6
Unable to Work 350 55 15.3 11.0-20.7 295 84.7 79.3-89.0
Other not in Labor Force 224 27 10.0 6.3-15.7 197 90.0 84.3-93.7
POVERTY LEVEL2
Less than 50% 103 14 14.8 8.0-25.8 89 85.2 74.2-92.0
50% to 100% 261 26 6.6 4.1-10.3 235 93.4 89.7-95.9
101% to 150% 500 57 11.8 8.8-15.7 443 88.2 84.3-91.2
151% to 200% 234 22 10.7 6.1-18.1 212 89.3 81.9-93.9
More than 200% 1,685 119 7.0 5.6- 8.8 1,566 93.0 91.2-94.4
Don't know/Not sure or Refused 620 32 4.3 2.8- 6.4 588 95.7 93.6-97.2
NC DEPT OF COMMERCE COUNTY TIER3
Most Distressed Counties (Tier 1) 736 56 6.7 4.7- 9.6 680 93.3 90.4-95.3
Less Distressed Counties (Tier 2) 1,443 113 7.4 5.9- 9.2 1,330 92.6 90.8-94.1
Least Distressed Counties (Tier 3) 1,234 101 8.1 6.4-10.2 1,133 91.9 89.8-93.6

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PLEASE NOTE: Due to changes in the weighting methodology and other factors, results from 2018 are NOT comparable to 2010
and earlier years.

***The estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards. See BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for more details.

1Based on U.S Census Bureau population estimates at the county level. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

2Based on 2018 U.S Census Bureau poverty threshold incomes. Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for details.

3NC Dept. of Commerce County Tier Classification, based on respondentís county of residence.
Please see the BRFSS 2018 Annual Results Technical Notes for 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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