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2009 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 1156 1095 94.1 92.1-95.5 61 5.9 4.5- 7.9
Age
< 20 years 119 106 90.1 81.5-95.0 13 9.9 5.0-18.5
20-24 years 265 239 89.0 83.4-92.9 26 11.0 7.1-16.6
25-34 years 594 577 96.6 94.3-98.0 17 3.4 2.0- 5.7
35+ years 178 173 97.2 92.5-99.0 5 2.8 1.0- 7.5
Race
White 836 809 96.2 94.3-97.5 27 3.8 2.5- 5.7
Black 267 236 87.8 81.8-92.0 31 12.2 8.0-18.2
Other 53 50 91.1 75.4-97.1 3 8.9 2.9-24.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 136 92.9 86.1-96.5 9 7.1 3.5-13.9
No 1011 959 94.3 92.2-95.8 52 5.7 4.2- 7.8
Education
< High School 197 176 88.7 82.1-93.1 21 11.3 6.9-17.9
High School 315 292 93.1 89.0-95.7 23 6.9 4.3-11.0
> High School 640 623 96.6 94.3-98.0 17 3.4 2.0- 5.7
Marital Status
Married 709 695 97.7 95.9-98.7 14 2.3 1.3- 4.1
Other 447 400 89.1 85.0-92.1 47 10.9 7.9-15.0
Income
14,999 or less 213 182 84.8 77.8-89.9 31 15.2 10.1-22.2
15,000-24,999 271 253 93.5 89.2-96.1 18 6.5 3.9-10.8
25,000-49,999 235 228 96.7 92.2-98.6 7 3.3 1.4- 7.8
50,000 or more 379 376 98.5 95.5-99.5 3 1.5 0.5- 4.5
WIC recipient
No 617 601 97.0 94.8-98.3 16 3.0 1.7- 5.2
Yes 537 493 91.3 87.9-93.8 44 8.7 6.2-12.1
Medicaid recipient
No 577 567 97.0 94.4-98.4 10 3.0 1.6- 5.6
Yes 579 528 91.5 88.3-93.8 51 8.5 6.2-11.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 396 373 93.1 89.9-95.4 23 6.9 4.6-10.1
2500+ grams 760 722 94.1 92.0-95.7 38 5.9 4.3- 8.0

*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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