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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During your most recent pregnancy, did anyone else physically hurt you in any way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1663 1632 98.6 97.7-99.2 31 1.4 0.8- 2.3
Age
< 20 years 193 185 96.5 91.1-98.7 8 3.5 1.3- 8.9
20-24 years 399 390 98.7 96.5-99.6 9 1.3 0.4- 3.5
25-34 years 840 829 99.2 97.9-99.7 11 0.8 0.3- 2.1
35+ years 231 228 98.3 94.0-99.6 3 1.7 0.4- 6.0
Race
White 1147 1132 98.8 97.6-99.4 15 1.2 0.6- 2.4
Black 443 428 98.3 96.0-99.3 15 1.7 0.7- 4.0
Other 73 72 98.1 87.9-99.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 213 210 98.7 95.2-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.8
No 1447 1419 98.6 97.6-99.2 28 1.4 0.8- 2.4
Education
< High School 334 326 98.1 95.0-99.3 8 1.9 0.7- 5.0
High School 454 444 98.2 95.8-99.2 10 1.8 0.8- 4.2
> High School 869 856 99.1 97.9-99.6 13 0.9 0.4- 2.1
Marital Status
Married 1010 1001 99.4 98.5-99.8 9 0.6 0.2- 1.5
Other 653 631 97.6 95.5-98.7 22 2.4 1.3- 4.5
Income
14,999 or less 450 438 98.3 96.0-99.3 12 1.7 0.7- 4.0
15,000-24,999 258 248 96.1 91.5-98.2 10 3.9 1.8- 8.5
25,000-49,999 306 301 99.7 99.3-99.9 5 0.3 0.1- 0.7
50,000 or more 541 540 99.7 98.1- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
WIC recipient
No 943 936 99.5 98.5-99.8 7 0.5 0.2- 1.5
Yes 707 683 97.5 95.6-98.6 24 2.5 1.4- 4.4
Medicaid recipient
No 787 783 99.5 98.4-99.9 4 0.5 0.1- 1.6
Yes 876 849 97.9 96.3-98.8 27 2.1 1.2- 3.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 766 745 97.1 95.7-98.1 21 2.9 1.9- 4.3
2500+ grams 897 887 98.8 97.7-99.3 10 1.2 0.7- 2.3

#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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