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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You were homeless

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1291 1252 96.8 95.2-97.9 39 3.2 2.1- 4.8
Age
< 20 years 118 109 93.2 84.2-97.2 9 6.8 2.8-15.8
20-24 years 285 275 96.2 91.7-98.3 10 3.8 1.7- 8.3
25-34 years 672 654 97.2 95.0-98.5 18 2.8 1.5- 5.0
35+ years 216 214 99.1 95.2-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 4.8
Race
White 946 917 96.4 94.3-97.7 29 3.6 2.3- 5.7
Black 269 261 97.9 94.0-99.3 8 2.1 0.7- 6.0
Other 76 74 97.6 87.6-99.6 2 2.4 0.4-12.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 167 150 89.4 81.8-94.1 17 10.6 5.9-18.2
No 1124 1102 98.2 96.8-99.0 22 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Education
< High School 198 176 89.7 82.8-94.0 22 10.3 6.0-17.2
High School 382 369 96.8 93.5-98.5 13 3.2 1.5- 6.5
> High School 709 705 99.5 98.2-99.8 4 0.5 0.2- 1.8
Marital Status
Married 858 840 98.0 96.5-98.9 18 2.0 1.1- 3.5
Other 433 412 94.9 91.2-97.1 21 5.1 2.9- 8.8
Income
14,999 or less 353 324 91.1 86.2-94.4 29 8.9 5.6-13.8
15,000-24,999 175 170 97.4 92.9-99.1 5 2.6 0.9- 7.1
25,000-49,999 255 253 99.4 96.5-99.9 2 0.6 0.1- 3.5
50,000 or more 442 441 99.9 99.6- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
WIC recipient
No 732 721 98.7 97.2-99.4 11 1.3 0.6- 2.8
Yes 550 522 94.7 91.5-96.7 28 5.3 3.3- 8.5
Medicaid recipient
No 659 656 99.5 98.1-99.9 3 0.5 0.1- 1.9
Yes 632 596 94.4 91.5-96.4 36 5.6 3.6- 8.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 566 546 95.8 93.6-97.3 20 4.2 2.7- 6.4
2500+ grams 725 706 96.9 95.1-98.0 19 3.1 2.0- 4.9

*Data from survey question 35. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born. For each item, circle Y (Yes) if it happened to you or circle N (No) if it did not. (It may help to use the calend er.)

~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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