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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

Since your new baby was born, have you been physically hurt in any way by your husband or partner?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1564 1523 97.2 95.9-98.1 41 2.8 1.9- 4.1
Age
< 20 years 162 154 96.0 89.7-98.5 8 4.0 1.5-10.3
20-24 years 408 389 95.3 91.7-97.3 19 4.7 2.7- 8.3
25-34 years 800 786 98.0 96.1-98.9 14 2.0 1.1- 3.9
35+ years 194 194 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 1080 1052 97.5 96.0-98.4 28 2.5 1.6- 4.0
Black 420 407 95.9 92.1-98.0 13 4.1 2.0- 7.9
Other 64 64 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 165 93.0 86.7-96.4 10 7.0 3.6-13.3
No 1389 1358 98.0 96.8-98.8 31 2.0 1.2- 3.2
Education
< High School 315 300 95.0 90.8-97.4 15 5.0 2.6- 9.2
High School 451 434 96.2 93.1-98.0 17 3.8 2.0- 6.9
> High School 795 786 98.9 97.5-99.5 9 1.1 0.5- 2.5
Marital Status
Married 963 950 98.9 97.6-99.4 13 1.1 0.6- 2.4
Other 601 573 94.7 91.7-96.7 28 5.3 3.3- 8.3
Income
14,999 or less 463 437 93.4 89.7-95.9 26 6.6 4.1-10.3
15,000-24,999 243 239 97.6 93.0-99.2 4 2.4 0.8- 7.0
25,000-49,999 319 312 98.8 96.4-99.6 7 1.2 0.4- 3.6
50,000 or more 418 416 99.9 99.7- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3
WIC recipient
No 792 783 99.4 98.2-99.8 9 0.6 0.2- 1.8
Yes 760 728 95.1 92.6-96.8 32 4.9 3.2- 7.4
Medicaid recipient
No 720 714 99.6 98.3-99.9 6 0.4 0.1- 1.7
Yes 844 809 95.3 93.1-96.9 35 4.7 3.1- 6.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 701 681 97.2 95.7-98.1 20 2.8 1.9- 4.3
2500+ grams 863 842 97.2 95.8-98.2 21 2.8 1.8- 4.2

#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.

This page was generated on 04OCT06

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