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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about any of the things listed below? PHYSICAL ABUSE TO WOMEN BY THEIR HUSBANDS AND PARTNERS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1306 577 41.7 38.3-45.1 729 58.3 54.9-61.7
Age
< 20 years 128 48 38.0 27.8-49.3 80 62.0 50.7-72.2
20-24 years 292 97 30.7 24.6-37.7 195 69.3 62.3-75.4
25-34 years 671 315 44.8 40.2-49.6 356 55.2 50.4-59.8
35+ years 215 117 51.8 43.1-60.4 98 48.2 39.6-56.9
Race
White 957 454 46.2 42.3-50.2 503 53.8 49.8-57.7
Black 279 91 28.3 21.8-35.9 188 71.7 64.1-78.2
Other 70 32 40.4 27.0-55.3 38 59.6 44.7-73.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 56 29.6 22.0-38.5 110 70.4 61.5-78.0
No 1140 521 44.0 40.3-47.6 619 56.0 52.4-59.7
Education
< High School 200 54 23.1 16.6-31.3 146 76.9 68.7-83.4
High School 394 143 35.7 29.8-42.0 251 64.3 58.0-70.2
> High School 710 379 52.4 47.9-57.0 331 47.6 43.0-52.1
Marital Status
Married 863 434 50.9 46.8-55.0 429 49.1 45.0-53.2
Other 443 143 27.9 22.9-33.6 300 72.1 66.4-77.1
Income
14,999 or less 338 97 24.6 19.2-30.9 241 75.4 69.1-80.8
15,000-24,999 170 62 35.9 27.3-45.5 108 64.1 54.5-72.7
25,000-49,999 256 122 43.5 36.1-51.1 134 56.5 48.9-63.9
50,000 or more 434 265 63.2 57.5-68.5 169 36.8 31.5-42.5
WIC recipient
No 734 391 52.6 48.0-57.1 343 47.4 42.9-52.0
Yes 570 185 29.6 25.1-34.6 385 70.4 65.4-74.9
Medicaid recipient
No 661 372 57.1 52.3-61.6 289 42.9 38.4-47.7
Yes 645 205 28.2 23.9-32.8 440 71.8 67.2-76.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 578 249 41.0 37.0-45.2 329 59.0 54.8-63.0
2500+ grams 728 328 41.7 38.1-45.4 400 58.3 54.6-61.9

~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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