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BRFSS Survey Results 2002 for Wake County

Risk Factors

Ever Sexually Assaulted*

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,413 425 5.1 4.4- 5.9 5,988 94.9 94.1-95.6
Wake County 411 25 4.4 2.7- 7.2 386 95.6 92.8-97.3
GENDER
Male 177 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 176 99.6 97.0-99.9
Female 234 24 9.0 5.5-14.5 210 91.0 85.5-94.5
RACE
White 300 17 3.9 2.2- 7.1 283 96.1 92.9-97.8
Other 109 8 5.6 2.4-12.8 101 94.4 87.2-97.6
AGE
18-44 233 12 4.7 2.4- 9.1 221 95.3 90.9-97.6
45+ 175 13 4.0 2.2- 7.2 162 96.0 92.8-97.8
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 103 7 5.0 2.0-12.1 96 95.0 87.9-98.0
Some College + 308 18 4.2 2.4- 7.5 290 95.8 92.5-97.6
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 148 14 8.4 4.2-15.9 134 91.6 84.1-95.8
$50,000+ 172 4 1.2 0.4- 3.5 168 98.8 96.5-99.6
COUNTY/REGION**
Buncombe 394 27 4.7 3.0- 7.2 367 95.3 92.8-97.0
Forsyth 448 32 6.7 4.5- 9.9 416 93.3 90.1-95.5
Guilford 402 24 5.2 3.4- 8.0 378 94.8 92.0-96.6
Henderson/Transylvania 455 32 5.9 4.0- 8.6 423 94.1 91.4-96.0
Mecklenburg 428 40 7.4 5.1-10.5 388 92.6 89.5-94.9
Orange 418 28 5.4 3.4- 8.4 390 94.6 91.6-96.6
Pitt 404 29 6.0 3.6- 9.7 375 94.0 90.3-96.4
Randolph 413 33 6.1 4.1- 8.9 380 93.9 91.1-95.9
Robeson 413 24 4.1 2.6- 6.4 389 95.9 93.6-97.4
Western NC 628 40 5.0 3.5- 7.1 588 95.0 92.9-96.5
Piedmont NC 839 41 4.0 2.8- 5.8 798 96.0 94.2-97.2
Eastern NC 760 50 5.4 3.9- 7.6 710 94.6 92.4-96.1

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*Data in this table were derived from the three sexual assault questions

#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.

** 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, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, Wilson
Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Franklin, Granville, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Montgomery, Moore, Person, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Warren, Yadkin
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey

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