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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

How often in the past year have the following things happened to you? MY PARTNER DESTROYED SOMETHING BELONGING TO ME

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Zero times One to five times 6 or more times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1798 1656 93.3 91.6-94.7 119 5.8 4.5- 7.4 23 0.9 0.5- 1.7
Age
< 20 years 222 195 91.7 85.7-95.4 25 7.2 3.9-13.0 2 1.1 0.2- 6.0
20-24 years 480 423 88.6 84.2-91.9 46 9.8 6.8-14.0 11 1.6 0.6- 4.0
25-34 years 885 839 95.5 93.3-96.9 39 3.8 2.5- 5.9 7 0.7 0.3- 1.9
35+ years 211 199 97.0 92.6-98.8 9 2.8 1.0- 7.4 3 0.2 0.1- 0.5
Race
White 1197 1111 93.8 91.8-95.3 73 5.6 4.2- 7.5 13 0.6 0.2- 1.5
Black 543 495 93.5 89.8-95.9 40 5.5 3.3- 9.0 8 1.1 0.3- 3.2
Other 58 50 80.0 61.4-90.9 6 12.2 4.4-29.4 2 7.8 2.0-26.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 132 124 96.8 90.4-99.0 7 3.0 0.9- 9.6 1 0.1 0.0- 1.0
No 1665 1531 92.9 91.1-94.4 112 6.1 4.7- 7.8 22 1.0 0.5- 1.9
Education
< High School 379 338 92.1 87.8-95.0 34 6.1 3.6-10.1 7 1.8 0.6- 4.7
High School 594 540 91.1 87.5-93.7 44 7.8 5.3-11.2 10 1.2 0.4- 3.0
> High School 824 777 95.4 93.2-97.0 41 4.2 2.8- 6.4 6 0.3 0.1- 1.3
Marital Status
Married 1154 1090 94.6 92.6-96.1 58 4.7 3.3- 6.6 6 0.7 0.3- 1.8
Other 644 566 90.7 87.2-93.3 61 8.0 5.6-11.3 17 1.4 0.6- 3.1
Income
15,999 or less 528 455 87.8 83.5-91.2 61 9.9 7.0-14.0 12 2.2 1.0- 4.9
16,000-24,999 245 227 92.3 86.7-95.7 16 6.9 3.7-12.4 2 0.8 0.1- 4.7
25,000-39,999 264 247 93.9 88.8-96.7 15 6.0 3.2-11.2 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5
40,000 or more 614 596 97.6 95.5-98.8 16 2.3 1.2- 4.5 2 0.1 0.0- 0.2
WIC recipient
No 975 925 96.4 94.6-97.7 45 3.5 2.3- 5.3 5 0.1 0.0- 0.2
Yes 817 726 90.0 87.0-92.4 73 8.1 6.0-10.9 18 1.9 1.0- 3.6
Medicaid recipient
No 892 854 95.6 93.4-97.1 36 4.2 2.7- 6.3 2 0.3 0.0- 1.6
Yes 906 802 90.9 88.1-93.1 83 7.4 5.5-10.1 21 1.6 0.8- 3.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 358 317 88.2 84.7-90.9 34 9.7 7.3-13.0 7 2.1 1.1- 4.0
1500 - 2499 grams 562 517 91.7 89.2-93.7 36 6.5 4.8- 8.9 9 1.7 0.9- 3.2
2500+ grams 878 822 93.5 91.6-95.0 49 5.7 4.3- 7.4 7 0.8 0.4- 1.8

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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