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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You were homeless*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1368 1312 95.7 94.2-96.8 56 4.3 3.2- 5.8
Age
< 20 years 148 137 91.9 84.8-95.8 11 8.1 4.2-15.2
20-24 years 324 305 94.1 90.1-96.5 19 5.9 3.5- 9.9
25-34 years 686 666 96.8 94.8-98.1 20 3.2 1.9- 5.2
35+ years 210 204 97.5 93.6-99.0 6 2.5 1.0- 6.4
Race
White 967 924 95.4 93.6-96.7 43 4.6 3.3- 6.4
Black 333 322 96.9 93.6-98.5 11 3.1 1.5- 6.4
Other 68 66 95.1 82.5-98.8 2 4.9 1.2-17.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 189 161 84.3 77.5-89.4 28 15.7 10.6-22.5
No 1178 1150 97.8 96.5-98.6 28 2.2 1.4- 3.5
Education
< High School 264 230 87.1 81.8-91.1 34 12.9 8.9-18.2
High School 378 362 96.2 93.3-97.9 16 3.8 2.1- 6.7
> High School 722 716 99.1 97.9-99.7 6 0.9 0.3- 2.1
Marital Status
Married 829 811 97.4 95.6-98.4 18 2.6 1.6- 4.4
Other 539 501 93.3 90.4-95.4 38 6.7 4.6- 9.6
Income
14,999 or less 380 349 92.8 89.1-95.3 31 7.2 4.7-10.9
15,000-24,999 176 166 94.7 89.6-97.4 10 5.3 2.6-10.4
25,000-49,999 265 261 97.9 94.5-99.2 4 2.1 0.8- 5.5
50,000 or more 441 440 99.6 97.2-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
WIC recipient
No 741 732 98.7 97.2-99.4 9 1.3 0.6- 2.8
Yes 619 572 92.3 89.5-94.4 47 7.7 5.6-10.5
Medicaid recipient
No 639 635 99.2 97.7-99.7 4 0.8 0.3- 2.3
Yes 729 677 92.7 90.2-94.7 52 7.3 5.3- 9.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 428 94.5 91.8-96.3 22 5.5 3.7- 8.2
2500+ grams 918 884 95.8 94.2-97.0 34 4.2 3.0- 5.8

*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.

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