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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 USED THREATS TO MAKE ME HAVE SEX WHEN I DIDN'T WANT TO

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 1797 1760 98.7 97.8-99.2 25 1.0 0.6- 1.8 12 0.3 0.1- 0.8
Age
< 20 years 225 220 98.9 95.6-99.7 5 1.1 0.3- 4.4 0 0.0 . - .
20-24 years 479 463 97.0 94.2-98.4 12 2.5 1.2- 5.2 4 0.5 0.1- 2.2
25-34 years 884 871 99.3 98.2-99.7 8 0.4 0.1- 1.4 5 0.3 0.1- 1.2
35+ years 209 206 99.8 99.3-99.9 0 0.0 . - . 3 0.2 0.1- 0.7
Race
White 1195 1172 98.9 97.9-99.4 15 1.0 0.5- 2.0 8 0.1 0.1- 0.2
Black 544 532 98.3 96.0-99.3 9 1.2 0.4- 3.2 3 0.5 0.1- 2.5
Other 58 56 96.1 80.0-99.3 1 0.4 0.1- 2.4 1 3.5 0.5-21.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 132 127 98.2 92.7-99.6 2 1.3 0.2- 8.3 3 0.4 0.1- 1.3
No 1664 1632 98.7 97.8-99.2 23 1.0 0.5- 1.8 9 0.3 0.1- 0.9
Education
< High School 380 364 98.3 96.0-99.3 12 1.4 0.5- 3.9 4 0.2 0.1- 0.6
High School 591 580 98.5 96.5-99.3 8 1.4 0.6- 3.5 3 0.1 0.0- 0.3
> High School 825 815 99.0 97.6-99.6 5 0.5 0.2- 1.7 5 0.5 0.2- 1.7
Marital Status
Married 1155 1140 98.9 97.8-99.5 11 0.8 0.3- 1.8 4 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Other 642 620 98.2 96.5-99.1 14 1.5 0.7- 3.3 8 0.3 0.1- 0.6
Income
15,999 or less 531 513 97.7 95.3-98.9 12 1.8 0.8- 4.0 6 0.5 0.1- 2.0
16,000-24,999 245 238 98.0 93.9-99.3 5 1.9 0.6- 6.1 2 0.2 0.0- 0.6
25,000-39,999 262 259 99.8 99.3-99.9 2 0.2 0.0- 0.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
40,000 or more 613 610 99.4 97.7-99.8 2 0.3 0.0- 2.0 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
WIC recipient
No 971 960 99.3 98.2-99.7 9 0.7 0.3- 1.8 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Yes 820 794 98.0 96.4-98.9 16 1.4 0.7- 2.9 10 0.6 0.2- 1.6
Medicaid recipient
No 892 887 99.4 98.2-99.8 4 0.4 0.1- 1.6 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Yes 905 873 97.9 96.4-98.8 21 1.6 0.8- 3.1 11 0.4 0.2- 1.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 357 351 98.3 96.4-99.2 5 1.4 0.6- 3.1 1 0.3 0.1- 1.9
1500 - 2499 grams 562 541 95.9 93.9-97.3 12 2.3 1.3- 4.0 9 1.8 0.9- 3.3
2500+ grams 878 868 98.8 97.9-99.4 8 0.9 0.5- 1.9 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9

#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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