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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You or your husband or partner went to jail*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1158 1102 94.9 93.2-96.3 56 5.1 3.7- 6.8
Age
< 20 years 119 114 96.0 89.2-98.6 5 4.0 1.4-10.8
20-24 years 265 240 88.9 83.3-92.8 25 11.1 7.2-16.7
25-34 years 595 572 96.6 94.4-97.9 23 3.4 2.1- 5.6
35+ years 179 176 98.8 94.8-99.8 3 1.2 0.2- 5.2
Race
White 839 808 96.0 94.1-97.3 31 4.0 2.7- 5.9
Black 266 242 91.2 85.9-94.7 24 8.8 5.3-14.1
Other 53 52 97.2 82.5-99.6 1 2.8 0.4-17.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 142 97.6 92.9-99.2 5 2.4 0.8- 7.1
No 1011 960 94.4 92.4-96.0 51 5.6 4.0- 7.6
Education
< High School 198 184 93.1 87.4-96.4 14 6.9 3.6-12.6
High School 316 298 94.3 90.5-96.6 18 5.7 3.4- 9.5
> High School 640 617 96.1 93.7-97.5 23 3.9 2.5- 6.3
Marital Status
Married 711 701 98.6 97.2-99.3 10 1.4 0.7- 2.8
Other 447 401 89.9 86.1-92.8 46 10.1 7.2-13.9
Income
14,999 or less 214 191 89.3 83.1-93.4 23 10.7 6.6-16.9
15,000-24,999 270 251 94.9 91.2-97.1 19 5.1 2.9- 8.8
25,000-49,999 236 227 94.8 89.6-97.4 9 5.2 2.6-10.4
50,000 or more 379 375 98.5 95.8-99.4 4 1.5 0.6- 4.2
WIC recipient
No 619 597 95.7 93.1-97.3 22 4.3 2.7- 6.9
Yes 537 503 94.2 91.3-96.1 34 5.8 3.9- 8.7
Medicaid recipient
No 578 570 98.1 96.0-99.1 8 1.9 0.9- 4.0
Yes 580 532 92.2 89.2-94.4 48 7.8 5.6-10.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 397 374 93.1 89.8-95.3 23 6.9 4.7-10.2
2500+ grams 761 728 95.1 93.1-96.5 33 4.9 3.5- 6.9

*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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