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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, 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 1664 1607 96.2 94.7-97.2 57 3.8 2.8- 5.3
Age
< 20 years 195 180 92.4 85.9-96.1 15 7.6 3.9-14.1
20-24 years 398 380 95.0 91.4-97.2 18 5.0 2.8- 8.6
25-34 years 840 818 96.9 94.9-98.2 22 3.1 1.8- 5.1
35+ years 231 229 99.1 95.0-99.9 2 0.9 0.1- 5.0
Race
White 1147 1114 96.9 95.2-97.9 33 3.1 2.1- 4.8
Black 444 421 93.8 89.8-96.4 23 6.2 3.6-10.2
Other 73 72 97.3 83.4-99.6 1 2.7 0.4-16.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 212 203 95.0 90.1-97.6 9 5.0 2.4- 9.9
No 1449 1401 96.4 94.8-97.5 48 3.6 2.5- 5.2
Education
< High School 333 312 92.9 88.3-95.7 21 7.1 4.3-11.7
High School 455 431 94.0 90.4-96.3 24 6.0 3.7- 9.6
> High School 870 858 98.9 97.5-99.5 12 1.1 0.5- 2.5
Marital Status
Married 1011 995 98.6 97.3-99.3 16 1.4 0.7- 2.7
Other 653 612 92.8 89.7-95.0 41 7.2 5.0-10.3
Income
14,999 or less 451 415 90.1 85.7-93.2 36 9.9 6.8-14.3
15,000-24,999 257 246 95.9 91.3-98.1 11 4.1 1.9- 8.7
25,000-49,999 306 301 99.2 96.8-99.8 5 0.8 0.2- 3.2
50,000 or more 542 540 99.6 97.8-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 2.2
WIC recipient
No 945 930 98.1 96.5-99.0 15 1.9 1.0- 3.5
Yes 706 664 93.7 90.9-95.7 42 6.3 4.3- 9.1
Medicaid recipient
No 788 781 99.0 97.5-99.6 7 1.0 0.4- 2.5
Yes 876 826 93.8 91.4-95.6 50 6.2 4.4- 8.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 768 741 96.2 94.6-97.4 27 3.8 2.6- 5.4
2500+ grams 896 866 96.2 94.6-97.3 30 3.8 2.7- 5.4

#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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