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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Your husband or partner lost his job

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1338 1181 88.3 85.8-90.4 157 11.7 9.6-14.2
Age
< 20 years 131 108 81.7 71.5-88.8 23 18.3 11.2-28.5
20-24 years 298 248 85.2 79.3-89.6 50 14.8 10.4-20.7
25-34 years 688 620 89.8 86.5-92.4 68 10.2 7.6-13.5
35+ years 221 205 93.9 88.1-96.9 16 6.1 3.1-11.9
Race
White 976 857 88.1 85.2-90.5 119 11.9 9.5-14.8
Black 285 253 88.8 82.9-92.9 32 11.2 7.1-17.1
Other 77 71 88.8 72.0-96.1 6 11.2 3.9-28.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 176 154 90.6 83.4-94.8 22 9.4 5.2-16.6
No 1162 1027 87.9 85.1-90.1 135 12.1 9.9-14.9
Education
< High School 213 175 85.5 78.0-90.7 38 14.5 9.3-22.0
High School 402 342 84.6 79.4-88.7 60 15.4 11.3-20.6
> High School 721 662 91.6 88.7-93.8 59 8.4 6.2-11.3
Marital Status
Married 880 797 90.8 88.1-92.9 83 9.2 7.1-11.9
Other 458 384 84.7 79.8-88.5 74 15.3 11.5-20.2
Income
14,999 or less 354 276 80.8 74.9-85.5 78 19.2 14.5-25.1
15,000-24,999 175 148 83.3 74.5-89.4 27 16.7 10.6-25.5
25,000-49,999 256 233 92.4 87.3-95.6 23 7.6 4.4-12.7
50,000 or more 442 423 94.8 91.4-96.9 19 5.2 3.1- 8.6
WIC recipient
No 751 693 92.1 89.1-94.3 58 7.9 5.7-10.9
Yes 578 480 84.0 79.7-87.4 98 16.0 12.6-20.3
Medicaid recipient
No 673 641 95.1 92.6-96.8 32 4.9 3.2- 7.4
Yes 665 540 82.4 78.4-85.9 125 17.6 14.1-21.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 592 514 85.6 82.3-88.3 78 14.4 11.7-17.7
2500+ grams 746 667 88.5 85.8-90.8 79 11.5 9.2-14.2

*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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