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2006 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 1344 1309 96.5 94.8-97.7 35 3.5 2.3- 5.2
Age
< 20 years 132 124 92.2 83.0-96.6 8 7.8 3.4-17.0
20-24 years 298 288 96.8 93.0-98.6 10 3.2 1.4- 7.0
25-34 years 693 677 96.5 93.9-98.0 16 3.5 2.0- 6.1
35+ years 221 220 99.9 99.2- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Race
White 981 958 97.1 95.2-98.2 23 2.9 1.8- 4.8
Black 285 276 95.4 90.5-97.9 9 4.6 2.1- 9.5
Other 78 75 93.6 77.7-98.4 3 6.4 1.6-22.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 179 172 95.2 89.0-98.0 7 4.8 2.0-11.0
No 1165 1137 96.7 94.9-97.9 28 3.3 2.1- 5.1
Education
< High School 216 207 95.5 89.4-98.1 9 4.5 1.9-10.6
High School 404 391 95.1 91.1-97.4 13 4.9 2.6- 8.9
> High School 722 709 97.7 95.7-98.8 13 2.3 1.2- 4.3
Marital Status
Married 884 875 98.5 97.0-99.3 9 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Other 460 434 93.5 89.7-96.0 26 6.5 4.0-10.3
Income
14,999 or less 355 338 92.5 87.5-95.6 17 7.5 4.4-12.5
15,000-24,999 175 169 96.0 90.3-98.4 6 4.0 1.6- 9.7
25,000-49,999 260 254 97.8 94.0-99.2 6 2.2 0.8- 6.0
50,000 or more 442 440 99.6 97.8-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 2.2
WIC recipient
No 754 744 98.3 96.3-99.3 10 1.7 0.7- 3.7
Yes 580 556 94.6 91.5-96.6 24 5.4 3.4- 8.5
Medicaid recipient
No 675 671 99.0 97.2-99.6 4 1.0 0.4- 2.8
Yes 669 638 94.4 91.4-96.4 31 5.6 3.6- 8.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 594 581 97.5 95.9-98.5 13 2.5 1.5- 4.1
2500+ grams 750 728 96.4 94.5-97.6 22 3.6 2.4- 5.5

~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.

This page was generated on 01MAY08

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