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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 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 1523 1497 98.6 97.7-99.2 21 1.0 0.5- 1.7 5 0.4 0.2- 1.1
Age
< 20 years 197 193 97.0 91.4-99.0 3 2.0 0.6- 7.3 1 1.0 0.1- 6.5
20-24 years 398 386 98.0 95.6-99.1 9 1.2 0.4- 3.2 3 0.8 0.2- 3.1
25-34 years 741 732 99.2 98.0-99.7 9 0.8 0.3- 2.0 0 0.0 . - .
35+ years 187 186 99.2 94.3-99.9 0 0.0 . - . 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
Race
White 1045 1029 98.5 97.3-99.2 11 0.9 0.4- 1.9 5 0.6 0.2- 1.6
Black 406 396 98.6 96.5-99.5 10 1.4 0.5- 3.5 0 0.0 . - .
Other 72 72 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 149 97.9 92.0-99.5 1 1.1 0.1- 7.1 1 1.1 0.1- 7.1
No 1372 1348 98.7 97.7-99.2 20 0.9 0.5- 1.8 4 0.4 0.1- 1.1
Education
< High School 336 330 98.8 96.4-99.6 5 0.7 0.2- 2.7 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3
High School 434 422 97.6 95.0-98.9 11 2.0 0.9- 4.4 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
> High School 750 742 99.1 97.8-99.6 5 0.5 0.1- 1.6 3 0.4 0.1- 1.6
Marital Status
Married 966 955 98.7 97.4-99.3 8 1.0 0.5- 2.2 3 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Other 557 542 98.5 96.7-99.3 13 0.8 0.3- 2.0 2 0.7 0.2- 2.7
Income
15,999 or less 451 434 97.5 95.1-98.7 14 1.3 0.6- 3.0 3 1.2 0.4- 3.6
16,000-24,999 170 167 97.8 92.2-99.4 3 2.2 0.6- 7.8 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-39,999 206 206 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
40,000 or more 547 541 98.8 97.0-99.5 4 0.9 0.3- 2.6 2 0.3 0.0- 1.7
WIC recipient
No 830 819 98.4 96.8-99.2 8 1.2 0.6- 2.7 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5
Yes 680 667 99.2 98.1-99.6 11 0.3 0.2- 0.6 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
Medicaid recipient
No 752 744 98.9 97.5-99.5 7 0.9 0.4- 2.2 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Yes 771 753 98.3 96.7-99.1 14 1.0 0.5- 2.2 4 0.7 0.2- 2.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 683 668 97.6 96.1-98.5 14 2.3 1.4- 3.8 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
2500+ grams 840 829 98.7 97.7-99.3 7 0.8 0.4- 1.7 4 0.5 0.2- 1.2

#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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