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2002 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 INSULTED OR SWORE AT 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 1523 1002 67.0 64.0-69.9 313 20.0 17.6-22.6 208 13.0 11.0-15.2
Age
< 20 years 197 130 62.4 53.0-70.9 29 14.4 9.0-22.2 38 23.2 16.2-32.1
20-24 years 396 252 66.4 60.4-71.9 82 19.8 15.4-25.2 62 13.7 10.1-18.5
25-34 years 743 493 67.1 62.9-71.1 155 20.7 17.4-24.5 95 12.2 9.6-15.3
35+ years 187 127 72.2 63.8-79.3 47 22.9 16.3-31.0 13 5.0 2.4-10.1
Race
White 1045 665 65.8 62.2-69.1 225 20.4 17.7-23.5 155 13.8 11.5-16.5
Black 406 279 67.9 61.3-73.8 77 19.9 15.1-25.8 50 12.2 8.4-17.3
Other 72 58 81.5 68.2-90.0 11 13.9 6.7-26.5 3 4.6 1.2-15.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 154 119 76.9 67.8-84.0 26 18.5 12.1-27.1 9 4.6 2.0-10.7
No 1369 883 65.8 62.6-68.9 287 20.2 17.7-23.0 199 14.0 11.9-16.4
Education
< High School 338 242 70.8 64.5-76.4 39 12.2 8.5-17.3 57 16.9 12.5-22.5
High School 436 275 66.2 60.2-71.7 97 21.3 16.7-26.7 64 12.5 9.1-17.0
> High School 746 483 65.7 61.4-69.7 176 22.9 19.5-26.8 87 11.4 8.9-14.4
Marital Status
Married 966 649 68.6 65.0-72.0 196 19.4 16.6-22.6 121 11.9 9.7-14.6
Other 557 353 63.7 58.2-68.8 117 21.2 17.1-26.1 87 15.1 11.6-19.5
Income
15,999 or less 451 286 65.8 59.9-71.2 85 16.0 12.1-20.7 80 18.3 14.1-23.4
16,000-24,999 171 92 56.8 47.2-65.9 49 29.3 21.4-38.7 30 13.9 8.7-21.5
25,000-39,999 205 139 67.7 59.2-75.2 42 21.6 15.3-29.6 24 10.7 6.5-17.1
40,000 or more 547 361 67.3 62.4-71.7 123 22.3 18.4-26.7 63 10.4 7.8-13.9
WIC recipient
No 829 537 65.3 61.3-69.2 193 22.7 19.5-26.4 99 11.9 9.5-14.9
Yes 680 456 69.0 64.4-73.2 118 16.7 13.4-20.6 106 14.3 11.3-18.0
Medicaid recipient
No 752 501 68.8 64.7-72.6 173 22.2 18.8-25.9 78 9.0 6.9-11.7
Yes 771 501 65.0 60.5-69.2 140 17.6 14.4-21.3 130 17.4 14.2-21.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 683 439 65.1 61.6-68.5 143 19.9 17.2-23.0 101 14.9 12.5-17.8
2500+ grams 840 563 67.2 63.9-70.3 170 20.0 17.5-22.8 107 12.8 10.7-15.2

#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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