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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During your most recent pregnancy, were you 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 1563 1518 96.9 95.6-97.9 45 3.1 2.1- 4.4
Age
< 20 years 163 155 95.7 89.0-98.4 8 4.3 1.6-11.0
20-24 years 406 390 96.2 93.0-98.0 16 3.8 2.0- 7.0
25-34 years 801 782 97.2 95.2-98.4 19 2.8 1.6- 4.8
35+ years 193 191 98.7 92.4-99.8 2 1.3 0.2- 7.6
Race
White 1076 1052 97.2 95.6-98.2 24 2.8 1.8- 4.4
Black 422 403 96.0 92.5-97.8 19 4.0 2.2- 7.5
Other 65 63 97.2 85.6-99.5 2 2.8 0.5-14.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 163 91.8 85.5-95.5 12 8.2 4.5-14.5
No 1388 1355 97.8 96.6-98.6 33 2.2 1.4- 3.4
Education
< High School 316 298 94.9 90.8-97.2 18 5.1 2.8- 9.2
High School 447 432 96.7 93.7-98.3 15 3.3 1.7- 6.3
> High School 797 785 98.0 96.3-98.9 12 2.0 1.1- 3.7
Marital Status
Married 965 950 98.3 96.9-99.1 15 1.7 0.9- 3.1
Other 598 568 94.7 91.8-96.7 30 5.3 3.3- 8.2
Income
14,999 or less 460 428 92.4 88.5-95.0 32 7.6 5.0-11.5
15,000-24,999 243 236 97.9 93.6-99.3 7 2.1 0.7- 6.4
25,000-49,999 319 315 98.4 95.2-99.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.8
50,000 or more 420 419 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
WIC recipient
No 794 786 99.0 97.5-99.6 8 1.0 0.4- 2.5
Yes 759 722 94.8 92.3-96.5 37 5.2 3.5- 7.7
Medicaid recipient
No 720 717 99.5 97.9-99.9 3 0.5 0.1- 2.1
Yes 843 801 94.9 92.6-96.5 42 5.1 3.5- 7.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 699 678 96.8 95.2-97.9 21 3.2 2.1- 4.8
2500+ grams 864 840 96.9 95.5-97.9 24 3.1 2.1- 4.5

#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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