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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about ? PHYSICAL ABUSE TO WOMEN BY THEIR HUSBANDS AND PARTNERS*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1341 550 40.4 37.5-43.4 791 59.6 56.6-62.5
Age
< 20 years 147 60 36.2 27.7-45.6 87 63.8 54.4-72.3
20-24 years 311 106 32.3 26.6-38.5 205 67.7 61.5-73.4
25-34 years 678 299 44.4 40.3-48.6 379 55.6 51.4-59.7
35+ years 205 85 43.0 35.7-50.7 120 57.0 49.3-64.3
Race
White 952 400 41.1 37.6-44.6 552 58.9 55.4-62.4
Black 324 123 36.9 30.8-43.3 201 63.1 56.7-69.2
Other 65 27 46.7 33.4-60.5 38 53.3 39.5-66.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 180 44 23.3 17.1-30.9 136 76.7 69.1-82.9
No 1160 505 43.5 40.3-46.7 655 56.5 53.3-59.7
Education
< High School 260 73 27.3 21.5-33.9 187 72.7 66.1-78.5
High School 361 122 31.9 26.6-37.6 239 68.1 62.4-73.4
> High School 716 353 50.8 46.8-54.9 363 49.2 45.1-53.2
Marital Status
Married 819 378 46.6 42.8-50.4 441 53.4 49.6-57.2
Other 522 172 31.3 26.9-36.0 350 68.7 64.0-73.1
Income
14,999 or less 362 109 30.2 24.9-36.0 253 69.8 64.0-75.1
15,000-24,999 174 61 32.1 24.8-40.4 113 67.9 59.6-75.2
25,000-49,999 262 112 44.1 37.5-50.9 150 55.9 49.1-62.5
50,000 or more 438 237 54.4 49.2-59.5 201 45.6 40.5-50.8
WIC recipient
No 728 353 49.8 45.8-53.9 375 50.2 46.1-54.2
Yes 610 196 30.1 26.1-34.4 414 69.9 65.6-73.9
Medicaid recipient
No 631 328 52.8 48.5-57.1 303 47.2 42.9-51.5
Yes 710 222 29.9 26.2-34.0 488 70.1 66.0-73.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 435 169 38.2 33.8-42.8 266 61.8 57.2-66.2
2500+ grams 906 381 40.6 37.4-43.8 525 59.4 56.2-62.6

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

#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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