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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, did anyone else physically hurt you in any way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1560 1541 98.8 97.8-99.3 19 1.2 0.7- 2.2
Age
< 20 years 163 160 98.8 94.5-99.8 3 1.2 0.2- 5.5
20-24 years 406 400 97.7 94.8-99.0 6 2.3 1.0- 5.2
25-34 years 800 791 99.0 97.8-99.6 9 1.0 0.4- 2.2
35+ years 191 190 99.9 99.3- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Race
White 1075 1062 98.7 97.5-99.3 13 1.3 0.7- 2.5
Black 420 414 98.8 96.1-99.6 6 1.2 0.4- 3.9
Other 65 65 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 171 97.5 92.8-99.2 4 2.5 0.8- 7.2
No 1385 1370 99.0 98.0-99.5 15 1.0 0.5- 2.0
Education
< High School 317 312 98.6 95.6-99.6 5 1.4 0.4- 4.4
High School 446 438 98.3 96.0-99.3 8 1.7 0.7- 4.0
> High School 794 788 99.1 97.7-99.6 6 0.9 0.4- 2.3
Marital Status
Married 964 957 99.0 97.7-99.5 7 1.0 0.5- 2.3
Other 596 584 98.5 96.5-99.3 12 1.5 0.7- 3.5
Income
14,999 or less 458 447 97.6 95.0-98.8 11 2.4 1.2- 5.0
15,000-24,999 243 240 98.2 93.5-99.5 3 1.8 0.5- 6.5
25,000-49,999 318 316 99.5 97.3-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.7
50,000 or more 420 419 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
WIC recipient
No 792 788 99.7 98.8-99.9 4 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Yes 758 743 97.8 95.9-98.8 15 2.2 1.2- 4.1
Medicaid recipient
No 718 715 99.4 98.1-99.8 3 0.6 0.2- 1.9
Yes 842 826 98.3 96.7-99.1 16 1.7 0.9- 3.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 698 689 98.6 97.3-99.2 9 1.4 0.8- 2.7
2500+ grams 862 852 98.8 97.7-99.3 10 1.2 0.7- 2.3

#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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