Table 1

Crude odds ratios for sociodemographic characteristics of study participants by sexual assault experience, North Carolina, 1997

No sexual assault n=1719Threat/sexual assault without intercourse n=105Threat/sexual assault with intercourse n=285
%%OR (95% CI)%OR (95% CI)
Note: Some column percentages may not total 100% because of rounding.
Age (y)
    18–2920203.1 (1.3 to 7.6)349.7 (5.5 to 16.9)
    30–3918305.3 (2.3 to 12.2)299.3 (5.4 to 16.0)
    40–4919264.3 (1.8 to 9.9)226.6 (3.8 to 11.6)
    50–5913143.2 (1.2 to 8.3)104.1 (2.1 to 7.8)
    60+30101.0 (referent)51.0 (referent)
Marital status
    Married or unmarried w/ partner62701.0 (referent)521.0 (referent)
    Divorced/separated10151.3 (0.73 to 2.4)222.6 (1.9 to 3.6)
    Widowed1460.38 (0.17 to 0.84)40.32 (0.18 to 0.57)
    Never married1480.54 (0.25 to 1.2)221.9 (1.3 to 2.7)
Education
    <High school graduate2290.22 (0.10 to 0.49)140.52 (0.34 to 0.82)
    High school graduate/some college58540.50 (0.31 to 0.80)610.86 (0.62 to 1.2)
    College graduate20381.0 (referent)251.0 (referent)
Employed52762.8 (1.8 to 4.8)651.7 (1.3 to 2.2)
    18–29 years1.4 (0.45 to 4.3)0.96 (0.55 to 1.7)
    30–39 years1.6 (0.63 to 4.3)0.68 (0.40 to 1.1)
    40–49 years1.3 (0.43 to 4.2)0.87 (0.45 to 1.7)
    50–59 years2.7 (0.64 to 11.1)1.4 (0.56 to 3.6)
    60+ years4.8 (0.88 to 25.0)2.7 (0.85 to 8.3)
Health care coverage90890.91 (0.48 to 1.9)780.42 (0.28 to 0.59)
Race
    White77781.0 (referent)741.0 (referent)
    Black20180.87 (0.49 to 1.6)231.2 (0.87 to 1.6)
    Other352.1 (0.50 to 9.0)41.3 (0.56 to 2.9)
Annual income
    <$1500016110.41 (0.20 to 0.84)171.2 (0.74 to 2.0)
    $15000–$2499926200.46 (0.23 to 0.88)261.1 (0.71 to 1.8)
    $25000–$4999937330.53 (0.30 to 0.91)391.2 (0.79 to 1.8)
    $50000+20351.0 (referent)181.0 (referent)