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Table 1 Descriptive statistics on demographics and IPV from states of Hawaii, Virginia, and West Virginia: 2007 BRFSS, United States

From: The association between life satisfaction, emotional support, and perceived health among women who experienced intimate Partner violence (IPV) – 2007 behavioral risk factor surveillance system

  Any
Yes
IPV (Count/%)
No
Total X2 or T-test
Statistics
Race
 White 2348 (13.7%) 11,142 (64.9%) 13,490 (78.6%)  
 Non-White 478 (2.8%) 3203 (18.7%) 3681 (21.4%) P < 0.001
Age (years)
 Mean +/− SD 48.32 ± 14.468 53.87 ± 16.825 52.93 ± 16.58 P < 0.001
Marital status     P < 0.001
 Married 1405 (7.4%) 9865 (51.7%) 12,170 (59.1%)  
 Divorced/Widowed 1119 (5.9%) 3538 (18.6%) 4657 (24.4%)  
 Single 707 (3.7%) 2429 (12.7%) 3136 (16.5%)  
Highest education attained     P < 0.001
 High school grad or less 1207 (6.3%) 6443 (33.8%) 7650 (41.1%)  
 College 1–3 years 1006 (5.3%) 4083 (21.4%) 5089 (26.7%)  
 College or more 1024 (5.4%) 5315 (27.9%) 6339 (33.2%)  
Employment status     P < 0.001
 Employed 1982 (10.4%) 9047 (47.4%) 11,029 (57.8%)  
 Unemployed 823 (4.3%) 2596 (13.6%) 3419 (17.9%)  
 Retired 428 (2.2%) 4193 (22%) 4621 (24.2%)  
Annual income     P < 0.001
 Less than $35,000 1379 (7.9%) 5148 (29.7%) 6527 (37.6%)  
 $35,000 - < $75,000 981 (5.7%) 5139 (29.6%) 6120 (35.3%)  
 $75,000 or more 659 (3.8%) 4050 (23.3%) 4709 (27.1%)  
  1. SD standard deviation