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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You were in a physical fight*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1368 1315 96.5 95.2-97.5 53 3.5 2.5- 4.8
Age
< 20 years 147 133 89.8 82.4-94.3 14 10.2 5.7-17.6
20-24 years 324 308 95.7 92.3-97.6 16 4.3 2.4- 7.7
25-34 years 687 670 97.7 96.0-98.7 17 2.3 1.3- 4.0
35+ years 210 204 98.6 96.0-99.5 6 1.4 0.5- 4.0
Race
White 967 935 97.2 95.8-98.2 32 2.8 1.8- 4.2
Black 333 313 93.9 89.8-96.4 20 6.1 3.6-10.2
Other 68 67 97.3 83.4-99.6 1 2.7 0.4-16.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 190 184 98.1 94.6-99.4 6 1.9 0.6- 5.4
No 1177 1130 96.2 94.7-97.3 47 3.8 2.7- 5.3
Education
< High School 264 246 94.1 89.9-96.6 18 5.9 3.4-10.1
High School 378 355 94.8 91.6-96.8 23 5.2 3.2- 8.4
> High School 722 710 98.5 97.0-99.2 12 1.5 0.8- 3.0
Marital Status
Married 831 815 98.5 97.2-99.2 16 1.5 0.8- 2.8
Other 537 500 93.6 90.7-95.6 37 6.4 4.4- 9.3
Income
14,999 or less 380 350 93.5 90.1-95.8 30 6.5 4.2- 9.9
15,000-24,999 176 169 97.1 92.9-98.9 7 2.9 1.1- 7.1
25,000-49,999 265 259 97.1 93.3-98.7 6 2.9 1.3- 6.7
50,000 or more 441 435 98.5 96.4-99.4 6 1.5 0.6- 3.6
WIC recipient
No 740 729 98.7 97.4-99.4 11 1.3 0.6- 2.6
Yes 620 578 94.0 91.5-95.8 42 6.0 4.2- 8.5
Medicaid recipient
No 639 634 99.3 98.2-99.8 5 0.7 0.2- 1.8
Yes 729 681 94.1 91.8-95.8 48 5.9 4.2- 8.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 424 93.8 91.1-95.7 26 6.2 4.3- 8.9
2500+ grams 918 891 96.7 95.3-97.8 27 3.3 2.2- 4.7

*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.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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