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2008 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 1370 1344 98.2 97.1-98.8 26 1.8 1.2- 2.9
Age
< 20 years 149 142 94.7 88.4-97.6 7 5.3 2.4-11.6
20-24 years 325 315 97.2 94.3-98.6 10 2.8 1.4- 5.7
25-34 years 688 682 99.3 98.1-99.7 6 0.7 0.3- 1.9
35+ years 208 205 98.6 94.9-99.6 3 1.4 0.4- 5.1
Race
White 972 953 98.0 96.7-98.8 19 2.0 1.2- 3.3
Black 331 325 98.3 95.7-99.4 6 1.7 0.6- 4.3
Other 67 66 99.7 97.7- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 193 189 98.4 94.7-99.5 4 1.6 0.5- 5.3
No 1176 1154 98.1 97.0-98.8 22 1.9 1.2- 3.0
Education
< High School 269 260 97.8 94.9-99.1 9 2.2 0.9- 5.1
High School 376 367 97.2 94.5-98.6 9 2.8 1.4- 5.5
> High School 721 713 98.8 97.5-99.4 8 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Marital Status
Married 827 819 99.1 97.9-99.6 8 0.9 0.4- 2.1
Other 543 525 96.9 94.7-98.2 18 3.1 1.8- 5.3
Income
14,999 or less 381 370 97.6 95.0-98.8 11 2.4 1.2- 5.0
15,000-24,999 177 173 98.9 95.9-99.7 4 1.1 0.3- 4.1
25,000-49,999 263 260 98.3 94.9-99.5 3 1.7 0.5- 5.1
50,000 or more 440 436 98.8 97.0-99.6 4 1.2 0.4- 3.0
WIC recipient
No 740 730 98.6 97.2-99.3 10 1.4 0.7- 2.8
Yes 622 606 97.7 95.9-98.7 16 2.3 1.3- 4.1
Medicaid recipient
No 638 632 98.7 97.2-99.4 6 1.3 0.6- 2.8
Yes 732 712 97.7 96.1-98.6 20 2.3 1.4- 3.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 451 441 97.7 95.8-98.7 10 2.3 1.3- 4.2
2500+ grams 919 903 98.2 97.1-98.9 16 1.8 1.1- 2.9

#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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