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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Someone very close to you had a bad problem with drinking or drugs*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1369 1202 88.5 86.4-90.3 167 11.5 9.7-13.6
Age
< 20 years 150 119 83.0 75.1-88.8 31 17.0 11.2-24.9
20-24 years 324 272 84.8 79.7-88.8 52 15.2 11.2-20.3
25-34 years 685 621 90.6 87.8-92.8 64 9.4 7.2-12.2
35+ years 210 190 92.0 86.9-95.2 20 8.0 4.8-13.1
Race
White 968 849 88.4 86.0-90.5 119 11.6 9.5-14.0
Black 333 291 88.4 83.6-91.9 42 11.6 8.1-16.4
Other 68 62 90.5 78.7-96.1 6 9.5 3.9-21.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 188 178 95.7 91.3-97.9 10 4.3 2.1- 8.7
No 1180 1023 87.2 84.8-89.2 157 12.8 10.8-15.2
Education
< High School 265 219 86.6 81.3-90.5 46 13.4 9.5-18.7
High School 379 326 86.5 82.1-90.0 53 13.5 10.0-17.9
> High School 721 653 90.4 87.7-92.6 68 9.6 7.4-12.3
Marital Status
Married 829 756 91.4 89.0-93.3 73 8.6 6.7-11.0
Other 540 446 84.3 80.5-87.5 94 15.7 12.5-19.5
Income
14,999 or less 380 307 82.9 78.1-86.8 73 17.1 13.2-21.9
15,000-24,999 177 154 88.2 81.7-92.7 23 11.8 7.3-18.3
25,000-49,999 265 234 88.6 83.6-92.2 31 11.4 7.8-16.4
50,000 or more 441 408 92.6 89.4-94.9 33 7.4 5.1-10.6
WIC recipient
No 740 671 91.2 88.6-93.2 69 8.8 6.8-11.4
Yes 621 523 85.5 82.0-88.4 98 14.5 11.6-18.0
Medicaid recipient
No 639 602 94.2 91.9-95.9 37 5.8 4.1- 8.1
Yes 730 600 83.7 80.4-86.6 130 16.3 13.4-19.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 451 383 84.2 80.5-87.3 68 15.8 12.7-19.5
2500+ grams 918 819 88.9 86.7-90.8 99 11.1 9.2-13.3

*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.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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