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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You got seperated or divorced from your husband or partner*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1660 1505 90.4 88.4-92.1 155 9.6 7.9-11.6
Age
< 20 years 197 173 89.7 82.8-94.1 24 10.3 5.9-17.2
20-24 years 396 349 86.5 81.5-90.3 47 13.5 9.7-18.5
25-34 years 836 762 91.8 89.0-93.9 74 8.2 6.1-11.0
35+ years 231 221 93.6 87.7-96.8 10 6.4 3.2-12.3
Race
White 1144 1055 92.1 89.8-93.9 89 7.9 6.1-10.2
Black 443 382 85.8 80.6-89.7 61 14.2 10.3-19.4
Other 73 68 87.3 73.1-94.6 5 12.7 5.4-26.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 207 187 91.2 85.4-94.8 20 8.8 5.2-14.6
No 1450 1315 90.2 88.0-92.1 135 9.8 7.9-12.0
Education
< High School 332 299 91.2 86.5-94.4 33 8.8 5.6-13.5
High School 450 389 86.9 82.4-90.4 61 13.1 9.6-17.6
> High School 872 811 92.0 89.2-94.2 61 8.0 5.8-10.8
Marital Status
Married 1011 965 96.1 94.4-97.4 46 3.9 2.6- 5.6
Other 649 540 82.4 78.2-85.9 109 17.6 14.1-21.8
Income
14,999 or less 443 371 83.8 78.8-87.8 72 16.2 12.2-21.2
15,000-24,999 258 226 87.2 80.8-91.6 32 12.8 8.4-19.2
25,000-49,999 306 281 91.9 86.8-95.1 25 8.1 4.9-13.2
50,000 or more 542 530 97.7 95.3-98.9 12 2.3 1.1- 4.7
WIC recipient
No 946 886 92.4 89.8-94.4 60 7.6 5.6-10.2
Yes 701 607 87.7 84.3-90.5 94 12.3 9.5-15.7
Medicaid recipient
No 788 754 95.2 92.8-96.9 34 4.8 3.1- 7.2
Yes 872 751 86.4 83.1-89.1 121 13.6 10.9-16.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 764 684 88.8 86.3-90.8 80 11.2 9.2-13.7
2500+ grams 896 821 90.6 88.3-92.4 75 9.4 7.6-11.7

*Data from survey question 35. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born.

#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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