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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During your most recent pregnancy, 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 1374 1339 97.4 96.2-98.2 35 2.6 1.8- 3.8
Age
< 20 years 150 145 94.9 88.3-97.9 5 5.1 2.1-11.7
20-24 years 324 313 96.5 93.2-98.2 11 3.5 1.8- 6.8
25-34 years 690 677 98.3 96.7-99.2 13 1.7 0.8- 3.3
35+ years 210 204 97.6 93.8-99.1 6 2.4 0.9- 6.2
Race
White 972 947 97.5 96.1-98.4 25 2.5 1.6- 3.9
Black 334 325 96.9 93.4-98.6 9 3.1 1.4- 6.6
Other 68 67 98.1 88.0-99.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 194 187 96.9 92.7-98.7 7 3.1 1.3- 7.3
No 1179 1151 97.5 96.2-98.4 28 2.5 1.6- 3.8
Education
< High School 271 260 95.4 91.4-97.6 11 4.6 2.4- 8.6
High School 378 364 97.1 94.5-98.5 14 2.9 1.5- 5.5
> High School 721 712 98.5 97.0-99.3 9 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Marital Status
Married 831 816 98.4 97.0-99.1 15 1.6 0.9- 3.0
Other 543 523 96.0 93.6-97.6 20 4.0 2.4- 6.4
Income
14,999 or less 383 365 94.9 91.4-97.0 18 5.1 3.0- 8.6
15,000-24,999 177 171 97.2 92.7-99.0 6 2.8 1.0- 7.3
25,000-49,999 265 264 99.5 96.5-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
50,000 or more 440 434 99.0 97.3-99.6 6 1.0 0.4- 2.7
WIC recipient
No 741 729 98.5 97.1-99.2 12 1.5 0.8- 2.9
Yes 625 602 96.2 94.0-97.6 23 3.8 2.4- 6.0
Medicaid recipient
No 638 630 99.0 97.8-99.6 8 1.0 0.4- 2.2
Yes 736 709 96.1 94.0-97.4 27 3.9 2.6- 6.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 452 438 96.8 94.7-98.1 14 3.2 1.9- 5.3
2500+ grams 922 901 97.5 96.1-98.3 21 2.5 1.7- 3.9

#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.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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