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Has a partner or ex-partner ever pushed, hit, slapped, kicked, or physically hurt you in anyother way? By partner, I mean your current or ex-(husband/wife) or (boyfriend/girlfriend).*


Demographic
Groups

Total
Respond.#
Yes, past 12 months
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
Yes, 12+ months ago
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
No
 
N       %   C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 2950 53   1.8  ( 1.3- 2.5) 386  11.4  (10.2-12.8) 2511  86.8  (85.3-88.1)
GENDER        
Male 1124 13   1.4  ( 0.7- 2.5)  78   6.7  ( 5.1- 8.8) 1033  91.9  (89.7-93.7)
Female 1826 40   2.2  ( 1.5- 3.3) 308  15.8  (14.0-17.8) 1478  82.0  (79.9-84.0)
RACE        
White 2274 33   1.5  ( 0.9- 2.3) 292  11.6  (10.1-13.2) 1949  86.9  (85.2-88.5)
African American  573 17   3.0  ( 1.7- 5.1)  82  10.8  ( 8.4-13.7)  474  86.2  (82.9-89.0)
AGE        
18-24  244 11   4.3  ( 2.0- 9.1)  36  10.6  ( 7.3-15.4)  197  85.0  (79.3-89.4)
25-34  536 13   2.4  ( 1.2- 4.4)  77  13.8  (10.3-18.3)  446  83.8  (79.3-87.5)
35-44  617 15   2.2  ( 1.2- 3.9) 110  15.2  (12.4-18.6)  492  82.6  (79.1-85.6)
45-54  543 11   1.4  ( 0.7- 2.8)  91  14.8  (11.9-18.2)  441  83.8  (80.2-86.8)
55-64  396  2   0.3  ( 0.1- 1.1)  51   8.9  ( 6.7-11.9)  343  90.8  (87.8-93.1)
65+  598  1   0.1  ( 0.0- 0.8)  19   2.9  ( 1.8- 4.7)  578  97.0  (95.2-98.1)
EDUCATION        
Less Than H.S.  492  6   2.2  ( 0.8- 5.6)  51   8.8  ( 6.4-11.8)  435  89.1  (85.3-92.0)
H.S. or G.E.D.  920 26   2.9  ( 1.8- 4.6) 118  11.2  ( 9.2-13.6)  776  86.0  (83.3-88.3)
Some Post-H.S.  742  7   0.7  ( 0.3- 1.8) 120  14.4  (11.7-17.5)  615  84.9  (81.7-87.6)
College Graduate  791 14   1.3  ( 0.7- 2.4)  97  10.5  ( 8.0-13.6)  680  88.2  (85.0-90.7)
HOUSEHOLD INCOME        
Less than $15,000  328  6   1.9  ( 0.7- 4.9)  51  12.8  ( 9.4-17.2)  271  85.3  (80.6-89.0)
$15,000- 24,999  548 17   3.1  ( 1.6- 5.9)  92  15.2  (12.1-19.0)  439  81.6  (77.5-85.1)
$25,000- 34,999  422  8   1.6  ( 0.7- 3.3)  70  13.1  (10.1-16.8)  344  85.3  (81.5-88.5)
$35,000- 49,999  443  9   1.6  ( 0.8- 3.5)  59  14.6  (10.6-19.8)  375  83.7  (78.5-87.9)
$50,000+  768  8   1.3  ( 0.5- 3.2)  78   8.3  ( 6.5-10.7)  682  90.4  (87.8-92.5)

*If YES, the responded was asked 'Has this happened to you in the past 12 months?'
#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50. N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics.