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2014 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Adverse Childhood Experience-MALES

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
-MALES 1,267 1,086 85.6 82.6-88.1 39 3.3 2.2- 4.8 142 11.1 8.8-13.9
RACE
White 935 801 85.3 81.7-88.3 25 3.1 1.9- 5.0 109 11.6 8.9-15.0
African American 206 185 90.0 81.9-94.7 *** *** *** 15 7.1 3.1-15.4
Other Minorities 116 91 79.6 69.3-87.1 *** *** *** 17 14.1 8.0-23.7
AGE
18-34 206 166 82.4 75.4-87.7 12 4.6 2.4- 8.5 28 13.0 8.4-19.6
35-44 177 146 82.4 73.8-88.6 *** *** *** 25 13.6 8.2-21.7
45-54 182 155 85.8 76.6-91.7 *** *** *** 21 11.4 5.9-20.8
55-64 298 258 89.6 84.5-93.1 *** *** *** 31 7.8 5.0-12.0
65-74 235 202 88.0 82.3-92.0 *** *** *** 28 10.4 6.7-15.9
75+ 155 147 95.3 89.9-97.9 *** *** *** *** *** ***
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 189 160 87.0 80.5-91.6 *** *** *** 22 9.1 5.5-14.8
H.S. or G.E.D. 346 279 81.3 74.2-86.8 17 4.3 2.3- 7.8 50 14.4 9.4-21.4
Some Post-H.S. 313 264 83.3 76.9-88.2 *** *** *** 40 13.8 9.3-20.0
College Graduate 417 381 92.5 88.8-95.0 *** *** *** 30 5.3 3.5- 8.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 125 108 88.4 79.9-93.6 *** *** *** 17 11.6 6.4-20.1
$15,000- 24,999 193 162 81.4 71.2-88.6 *** *** *** 21 11.3 5.7-21.2
$25,000- 34,999 117 98 81.1 71.0-88.3 *** *** *** 13 12.6 7.0-21.7
$35,000- 49,999 161 130 82.6 73.1-89.2 *** *** *** 27 14.8 8.7-24.0
$50,000- 74,999 154 132 83.7 73.1-90.6 *** *** *** 17 14.7 8.0-25.5
$75,000+ 320 285 91.2 86.9-94.1 *** *** *** 29 7.5 4.8-11.5
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 324 271 82.9 75.9-88.3 *** *** *** 48 14.4 9.6-21.2
No 933 806 86.4 83.0-89.2 34 3.5 2.3- 5.3 93 10.1 7.6-13.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 354 297 82.9 76.2-88.1 *** *** *** 47 14.2 9.5-20.8
Non-Veteran 912 789 86.5 83.0-89.3 29 3.5 2.2- 5.3 94 10.0 7.5-13.3
RURAL COUNTY RESIDENT
Yes 683 572 84.3 80.0-87.8 21 3.6 2.1- 6.2 90 12.0 8.9-16.0
No 584 514 86.9 82.4-90.3 18 3.0 1.7- 5.1 52 10.1 7.0-14.5

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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.

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