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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

Since your delivery, did anyone else 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 1470 1456 99.3 98.5-99.7 14 0.7 0.3- 1.5
Age
< 20 years 161 156 99.4 98.6-99.7 5 0.6 0.3- 1.4
20-24 years 400 395 98.6 96.1-99.5 5 1.4 0.5- 3.9
25-34 years 724 720 99.4 98.1-99.8 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9
35+ years 185 185 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 1003 996 99.4 98.5-99.8 7 0.6 0.2- 1.5
Black 403 396 98.6 95.8-99.5 7 1.4 0.5- 4.2
Other 64 64 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 148 146 99.0 94.4-99.8 2 1.0 0.2- 5.6
No 1319 1307 99.3 98.4-99.7 12 0.7 0.3- 1.6
Education
< High School 318 309 98.6 96.1-99.5 9 1.4 0.5- 3.9
High School 434 432 99.6 97.6-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4
> High School 716 713 99.4 97.8-99.8 3 0.6 0.2- 2.2
Marital Status
Married 923 919 99.6 98.6-99.9 4 0.4 0.1- 1.4
Other 547 537 98.7 96.7-99.5 10 1.3 0.5- 3.3
Income
15,999 or less 401 391 98.6 96.4-99.5 10 1.4 0.5- 3.6
16,000-24,999 192 191 99.1 93.6-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.4
25,000-39,999 212 210 99.1 95.0-99.9 2 0.9 0.1- 5.0
40,000 or more 503 503 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 760 756 99.7 98.4-99.9 4 0.3 0.1- 1.6
Yes 701 691 98.8 97.3-99.5 10 1.2 0.5- 2.7
Medicaid recipient
No 704 702 99.5 97.9-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1
Yes 766 754 99.1 97.8-99.6 12 0.9 0.4- 2.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 671 662 98.6 97.3-99.2 9 1.4 0.8- 2.7
2500+ grams 799 794 99.3 98.4-99.7 5 0.7 0.3- 1.6

#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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