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BRFSS Survey Results 2003 for South Carolina

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Sexual and Physical Violence

Has anyone ever attempted to have sex with you against your will or without your consent, but intercourse/penetration did not occur?
Again, this would include situations where verbal threats, coercion, physical force, or a weapon was used, or you were not able to give consent for some reason.

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  Total
Respond.#
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
TOTAL 5,038 218 4.2 3.5- 4.9 4,820 95.8 95.1-96.5
GENDER
Male 2,011 39 2.2 1.5- 3.2 1,972 97.8 96.8-98.5
Female 3,027 179 6.2 5.2- 7.3 2,848 93.8 92.7-94.8
RACE
White 3,992 169 4.3 3.6- 5.1 3,823 95.7 94.9-96.4
African American 882 42 4.2 2.9- 6.2 840 95.8 93.8-97.1
Other 126 5 2.2 0.9- 5.6 121 97.8 94.4-99.1
HISPANIC
Yes 115 7 5.5 1.8-15.5 108 94.5 84.5-98.2
No 4,884 209 4.1 3.5- 4.9 4,675 95.9 95.1-96.5
AGE
18-24 310 21 6.1 3.8- 9.6 289 93.9 90.4-96.2
25-34 783 43 4.6 3.3- 6.3 740 95.4 93.7-96.7
35-44 927 39 4.3 2.8- 6.4 888 95.7 93.6-97.2
45-54 1,008 56 5.1 3.8- 6.7 952 94.9 93.3-96.2
55-64 877 37 3.4 2.3- 4.9 840 96.6 95.1-97.7
65+ 1,096 21 2.1 1.1- 4.0 1,075 97.9 96.0-98.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 591 21 3.5 2.1- 5.9 570 96.5 94.1-97.9
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,502 52 3.4 2.4- 4.7 1,450 96.6 95.3-97.6
Some Post-H.S. 1,305 58 4.2 3.0- 5.7 1,247 95.8 94.3-97.0
College Graduate 1,631 87 5.4 4.1- 7.0 1,544 94.6 93.0-95.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 554 28 5.3 3.4- 8.1 526 94.7 91.9-96.6
$15,000- $24,999 821 42 4.3 3.0- 6.1 779 95.7 93.9-97.0
$25,000- $34,999 618 26 4.7 2.8- 7.8 592 95.3 92.2-97.2
$35,000- $49,999 772 36 5.1 3.2- 8.0 736 94.9 92.0-96.8
$50,000+ 1,694 62 3.5 2.6- 4.6 1,632 96.5 95.4-97.4
COUNTY/REGION**
Appalachia I 313 17 7.6 4.3-13.2 296 92.4 86.8-95.7
Appalachia II 589 20 2.8 1.6- 4.6 569 97.2 95.4-98.4
Appalachia III 405 16 3.8 2.1- 6.6 389 96.2 93.4-97.9
Catawba 326 13 3.6 1.9- 6.7 313 96.4 93.3-98.1
Edisto Savannah 390 21 4.8 3.0- 7.5 369 95.2 92.5-97.0
Low Country 253 12 4.9 2.6- 9.0 241 95.1 91.0-97.4
Palmetto 767 38 4.7 3.1- 7.1 729 95.3 92.9-96.9
Pee Dee 364 15 3.5 2.0- 6.1 349 96.5 93.9-98.0
Trident 626 26 4.0 2.6- 6.0 600 96.0 94.0-97.4
Upper Savannah 253 13 3.0 1.6- 5.7 240 97.0 94.3-98.4
Waccamaw 441 18 4.3 2.3- 7.7 423 95.7 92.3-97.7
Wateree 271 9 4.5 1.6-11.5 262 95.5 88.5-98.4

#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.

** Appalachia I: Anderson, Oconee
Appalachia II: Greenville, Pickens
Appalachia III: Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Catawba: Chester, Lancaster, York
Edisto Savannah: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Low Country: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper
Palmetto: Fairfield, Lexington, Newberry, Richland
Pee Dee: Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Trident: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Upper Savannah: Abbeville, Edgefield, Greenwood, Laurens, McCormick, Saluda
Waccamaw: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Wateree: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter

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