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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You got seperated or divorced from your husband or partner*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1161 1057 90.8 88.6-92.6 104 9.2 7.4-11.4
Age
< 20 years 120 105 90.9 83.2-95.3 15 9.1 4.7-16.8
20-24 years 267 231 86.4 80.6-90.6 36 13.6 9.4-19.4
25-34 years 595 553 92.4 89.3-94.7 42 7.6 5.3-10.7
35+ years 179 168 92.9 86.4-96.4 11 7.1 3.6-13.6
Race
White 841 775 92.0 89.5-94.0 66 8.0 6.0-10.5
Black 267 232 86.9 80.8-91.2 35 13.1 8.8-19.2
Other 53 50 91.5 76.8-97.2 3 8.5 2.8-23.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 137 90.9 83.9-95.1 12 9.1 4.9-16.1
No 1012 920 90.8 88.3-92.7 92 9.2 7.3-11.7
Education
< High School 198 172 87.2 80.3-92.0 26 12.8 8.0-19.7
High School 319 276 87.8 83.0-91.3 43 12.2 8.7-17.0
> High School 640 605 93.9 91.1-95.8 35 6.1 4.2- 8.9
Marital Status
Married 713 679 95.4 93.3-96.9 34 4.6 3.1- 6.7
Other 448 378 84.5 80.0-88.1 70 15.5 11.9-20.0
Income
14,999 or less 215 179 84.9 78.3-89.8 36 15.1 10.2-21.7
15,000-24,999 271 233 85.6 79.9-89.8 38 14.4 10.2-20.1
25,000-49,999 236 217 92.8 87.8-95.9 19 7.2 4.1-12.2
50,000 or more 378 374 98.9 96.3-99.7 4 1.1 0.3- 3.7
WIC recipient
No 619 593 94.9 92.2-96.7 26 5.1 3.3- 7.8
Yes 540 463 86.9 83.1-89.9 77 13.1 10.1-16.9
Medicaid recipient
No 578 561 96.7 94.4-98.1 17 3.3 1.9- 5.6
Yes 583 496 85.7 81.9-88.7 87 14.3 11.3-18.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 398 354 88.0 84.3-90.9 44 12.0 9.1-15.7
2500+ grams 763 703 91.0 88.6-93.0 60 9.0 7.0-11.4

*Data from survey question 33. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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