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2006 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 1345 1324 98.1 96.8-98.9 21 1.9 1.1- 3.2
Age
< 20 years 132 127 97.0 89.8-99.1 5 3.0 0.9-10.2
20-24 years 298 293 98.3 95.5-99.4 5 1.7 0.6- 4.5
25-34 years 694 685 97.9 95.6-99.0 9 2.1 1.0- 4.4
35+ years 221 219 99.8 99.2-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 0.8
Race
White 981 967 98.0 96.2-98.9 14 2.0 1.1- 3.8
Black 285 283 99.8 99.2- 100 2 0.2 0.0- 0.8
Other 79 74 92.9 78.3-97.9 5 7.1 2.1-21.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 180 172 93.4 86.5-96.9 8 6.6 3.1-13.5
No 1165 1152 99.1 98.0-99.6 13 0.9 0.4- 2.0
Education
< High School 218 210 95.0 89.0-97.8 8 5.0 2.2-11.0
High School 404 395 98.3 96.0-99.3 9 1.7 0.7- 4.0
> High School 721 717 99.3 98.0-99.8 4 0.7 0.2- 2.0
Marital Status
Married 884 874 98.8 97.5-99.4 10 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Other 461 450 97.2 94.1-98.7 11 2.8 1.3- 5.9
Income
14,999 or less 356 340 94.8 90.5-97.2 16 5.2 2.8- 9.5
15,000-24,999 175 175 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-49,999 260 256 98.6 95.4-99.6 4 1.4 0.4- 4.6
50,000 or more 441 440 99.7 97.9- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
WIC recipient
No 754 745 98.3 96.3-99.2 9 1.7 0.8- 3.7
Yes 580 568 98.0 95.7-99.0 12 2.0 1.0- 4.3
Medicaid recipient
No 674 670 99.3 97.9-99.8 4 0.7 0.2- 2.1
Yes 671 654 97.2 94.8-98.5 17 2.8 1.5- 5.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 595 586 98.1 96.4-99.1 9 1.9 0.9- 3.6
2500+ grams 750 738 98.1 96.7-99.0 12 1.9 1.0- 3.3

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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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