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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

Since your delivery, did your husband or partner push, hit, slap, kick, choke, or physically hurt you in any other way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1658 1591 96.6 95.2-97.6 67 3.4 2.4- 4.8
Age
< 20 years 228 214 94.1 88.4-97.1 14 5.9 2.9-11.6
20-24 years 440 406 93.7 90.0-96.1 34 6.3 3.9-10.0
25-34 years 804 787 98.3 96.6-99.2 17 1.7 0.8- 3.4
35+ years 186 184 99.0 93.7-99.8 2 1.0 0.2- 6.3
Race
White 1125 1085 96.8 95.1-97.9 40 3.2 2.1- 4.9
Black 473 448 95.7 92.1-97.7 25 4.3 2.3- 7.9
Other 60 58 99.3 97.2-99.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 173 165 95.6 89.5-98.2 8 4.4 1.8-10.5
No 1483 1424 96.7 95.3-97.7 59 3.3 2.3- 4.7
Education
< High School 364 342 92.9 88.3-95.8 22 7.1 4.2-11.7
High School 515 485 96.5 93.9-98.0 30 3.5 2.0- 6.1
> High School 774 760 98.7 97.2-99.4 14 1.3 0.6- 2.8
Marital Status
Married 1047 1022 97.9 96.4-98.7 25 2.1 1.3- 3.6
Other 611 569 94.2 91.0-96.3 42 5.8 3.7- 9.0
Income
15,999 or less 511 466 92.2 88.3-94.9 45 7.8 5.1-11.7
16,000-24,999 181 174 94.2 87.7-97.3 7 5.8 2.7-12.3
25,000-39,999 249 240 98.5 95.1-99.5 9 1.5 0.5- 4.9
40,000 or more 559 557 99.6 97.6-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4
WIC recipient
No 860 836 98.0 96.4-99.0 24 2.0 1.0- 3.6
Yes 789 747 95.0 92.5-96.7 42 5.0 3.3- 7.5
Medicaid recipient
No 823 808 98.8 97.4-99.5 15 1.2 0.5- 2.6
Yes 835 783 94.2 91.6-96.0 52 5.8 4.0- 8.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 322 305 94.4 91.5-96.4 17 5.6 3.6- 8.5
1500 - 2499 grams 497 472 94.9 92.7-96.5 25 5.1 3.5- 7.3
2500+ grams 839 814 96.7 95.2-97.8 25 3.3 2.2- 4.8

#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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