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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Your husband or partner said he didn't want you to be pregnant*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1365 1251 92.2 90.4-93.7 114 7.8 6.3- 9.6
Age
< 20 years 147 129 88.5 81.2-93.3 18 11.5 6.7-18.8
20-24 years 324 283 89.7 85.2-92.9 41 10.3 7.1-14.8
25-34 years 686 646 94.0 91.6-95.8 40 6.0 4.2- 8.4
35+ years 208 193 92.9 87.8-95.9 15 7.1 4.1-12.2
Race
White 965 898 93.8 91.9-95.3 67 6.2 4.7- 8.1
Black 332 286 85.5 80.2-89.6 46 14.5 10.4-19.8
Other 68 67 97.8 86.2-99.7 1 2.2 0.3-13.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 187 176 95.9 91.6-98.0 11 4.1 2.0- 8.4
No 1177 1074 91.5 89.5-93.2 103 8.5 6.8-10.5
Education
< High School 263 233 91.8 87.3-94.8 30 8.2 5.2-12.7
High School 377 341 91.1 87.2-93.9 36 8.9 6.1-12.8
> High School 721 673 93.0 90.5-94.8 48 7.0 5.2- 9.5
Marital Status
Married 830 790 95.7 93.9-97.0 40 4.3 3.0- 6.1
Other 535 461 87.1 83.4-90.0 74 12.9 10.0-16.6
Income
14,999 or less 380 320 85.3 80.6-88.9 60 14.7 11.1-19.4
15,000-24,999 176 157 91.2 85.4-94.8 19 8.8 5.2-14.6
25,000-49,999 264 246 93.9 89.7-96.4 18 6.1 3.6-10.3
50,000 or more 441 426 96.7 94.2-98.1 15 3.3 1.9- 5.8
WIC recipient
No 736 697 95.1 93.0-96.6 39 4.9 3.4- 7.0
Yes 621 550 89.1 86.0-91.6 71 10.9 8.4-14.0
Medicaid recipient
No 638 613 95.6 93.4-97.1 25 4.4 2.9- 6.6
Yes 727 638 89.4 86.5-91.7 89 10.6 8.3-13.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 449 400 88.7 85.4-91.3 49 11.3 8.7-14.6
2500+ grams 916 851 92.5 90.6-94.1 65 7.5 5.9- 9.4

*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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