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Table 1 Prevalence of sexual assault among women, by demographic characteristics, Kansas BRFSS 2011

From: Relationships between sexual violence and chronic disease: a cross-sectional study

  % 95% CI
Overall 8.6 7.2-9.9
Age Groups   
 18-44 years 9.4 6.7-12.0
 45-54 years 11 8.8-13.2
 55-64 years 9.4 7.6-11.1
 65+ years 3.7 2.7-4.7
Race/Ethnicity*   
 White, NH 8.4 6.6-10.1
 Black, NH 10.2 4.0-16.4
 Other/Multi-Race, NH 11.3 5.9-16.7
 Hispanic 7.8 3.3-12.4
Education   
 Less than high school 4.7 2.2-7.2
 High school graduate or G.E.D.** 9.3 6.2-12.5
 Some college 9.6 7.0-12.1
 College graduate 8 6.2-9.7
Annual Household Income   
 Less than $15,000 18.5 10.8-26.2
 $15,000-$24,999 8.1 5.0-11.3
 $25,000-$34,999 6.7 3.6-9.8
 $35,000-$49,999 9.2 6.1-12.3
 $50,000 or more 6.1 4.8-7.4
Employment   
 Employed for wages/Self-employed 8.1 6.3-9.8
 Homemaker/Student 7.8 4.4-11.2
 Out of work 18.9 8.3-29.4
 Retired 3.3 2.4-4.3
 Unable to work 19.6 13.7-25.5
Marital Status   
 Divorced/Separated 17.7 13.7-21.7
 Married/Member of Unmarried Couple 6.8 5.6-8.0
 Never married 9.5 4.4-14.6
 Widowed 4.5 2.9-6.1
Population Density   
 Urban 8.4 6.7-10.0
 Semi-urban 11.9 7.3-16.5
 Densely-settled rural 8.4 4.9-11.8
 Rural 8.4 3.6-13.2
 Frontier 3.7 0.5-6.7
Health Insurance   
 No 12.7 7.0-18.3
 Yes 7.9 6.7-9.2
  1. *Prevalence estimates for race and ethnicity were age-adjusted to the U.S. 2000 standard population.
  2. ** General Educational Development.