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BRFSS Survey Results 2004 for South Carolina

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Physical and Sexual 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 5,928 211 3.7 3.1- 4.5 5,717 96.3 95.5-96.9
GENDER
Male 2,397 35 2.4 1.5- 3.7 2,362 97.6 96.3-98.5
Female 3,531 176 5.1 4.3- 6.1 3,355 94.9 93.9-95.7
RACE
White 4,669 158 3.2 2.7- 3.8 4,511 96.8 96.2-97.3
African American 1,072 43 4.5 3.1- 6.7 1,029 95.5 93.3-96.9
Other 144 8 9.0 3.2-23.0 136 91.0 77.0-96.8
HISPANIC
Yes 94 6 6.8 2.8-15.7 88 93.2 84.3-97.2
No 5,778 203 3.7 3.0- 4.4 5,575 96.3 95.6-97.0
AGE
18-24 322 28 9.1 5.7-14.2 294 90.9 85.8-94.3
25-34 832 42 4.4 3.1- 6.1 790 95.6 93.9-96.9
35-44 999 38 3.1 2.2- 4.4 961 96.9 95.6-97.8
45-54 1,214 50 3.7 2.7- 4.9 1,164 96.3 95.1-97.3
55-64 1,145 27 1.8 1.2- 2.7 1,118 98.2 97.3-98.8
65+ 1,375 26 1.6 1.1- 2.4 1,349 98.4 97.6-98.9
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 639 20 3.7 1.6- 8.6 619 96.3 91.4-98.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,802 73 4.6 3.5- 6.0 1,729 95.4 94.0-96.5
Some Post-H.S. 1,492 54 3.9 2.8- 5.6 1,438 96.1 94.4-97.2
College Graduate 1,985 64 2.8 2.1- 3.6 1,921 97.2 96.4-97.9
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 676 35 4.2 2.9- 6.1 641 95.8 93.9-97.1
$15,000- $24,999 941 36 4.1 2.7- 6.1 905 95.9 93.9-97.3
$25,000- $34,999 688 31 4.4 2.8- 7.1 657 95.6 92.9-97.2
$35,000- $49,999 936 22 2.9 1.7- 4.9 914 97.1 95.1-98.3
$50,000+ 1,955 60 3.5 2.4- 5.2 1,895 96.5 94.8-97.6
Health District**
Appalachia I 353 7 1.8 0.8- 4.0 346 98.2 96.0-99.2
Appalachia II 733 28 3.0 2.0- 4.5 705 97.0 95.5-98.0
Appalachia III 454 13 3.3 1.6- 6.7 441 96.7 93.3-98.4
Catawba 430 20 4.1 2.6- 6.6 410 95.9 93.4-97.4
Edisto Savannah 459 18 4.9 2.7- 8.9 441 95.1 91.1-97.3
Low Country 315 11 2.4 1.3- 4.4 304 97.6 95.6-98.7
Palmetto 887 30 3.7 2.4- 5.6 857 96.3 94.4-97.6
Pee Dee 422 15 3.7 1.7- 7.6 407 96.3 92.4-98.3
Trident 737 31 5.2 3.3- 8.1 706 94.8 91.9-96.7
Upper Savannah 288 5 1.5 0.6- 3.8 283 98.5 96.2-99.4
Waccamaw 501 23 6.5 3.2-12.7 478 93.5 87.3-96.8
Wateree 304 8 1.9 0.9- 3.9 296 98.1 96.1-99.1
Region***
Region I 641 12 1.7 0.9- 3.1 629 98.3 96.9-99.1
Region II 1,187 41 3.1 2.1- 4.6 1,146 96.9 95.4-97.9
Region III 1,317 50 3.8 2.8- 5.3 1,267 96.2 94.7-97.2
Region IV 726 23 2.9 1.6- 5.1 703 97.1 94.9-98.4
Region V 459 18 4.9 2.7- 8.9 441 95.1 91.1-97.3
Region VI 501 23 6.5 3.2-12.7 478 93.5 87.3-96.8
Region VII 737 31 5.2 3.3- 8.1 706 94.8 91.9-96.7
Region VIII 315 11 2.4 1.3- 4.4 304 97.6 95.6-98.7

*This question was only asked of the repondents had never had unwanted sex.

#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

*** Region I: Anderson, Oconee, Abbeville, Laurens, McCormick, Greenwood, Saluda, Edgefield
Region II: Greenville, Pickens, Cherokee, Spartanburg, Union
Region III: Chester, Lancaster, York, Newberry, Fairfield, Lexington, Richland
Region IV: Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee, Sumter, Chesterfield, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, Marlboro
Region V: Aiken, Allendale, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Orangeburg
Region VI: Georgetown, Horry, Williamsburg
Region VII: Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester
Region VIII: Beaufort, Colleton, Hampton, Jasper

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