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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You had a lot of bills you couldn't pay*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 968 747 76.9 73.7-79.9 221 23.1 20.1-26.3
Age
< 20 years 83 72 89.6 79.9-94.9 11 10.4 5.1-20.1
20-24 years 222 160 71.6 64.3-77.9 62 28.4 22.1-35.7
25-34 years 504 399 77.9 73.4-81.9 105 22.1 18.1-26.6
35+ years 159 116 72.9 63.9-80.3 43 27.1 19.7-36.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 592 482 80.0 76.0-83.6 110 20.0 16.4-24.0
Non-Hispanic Black 205 142 72.4 64.7-79.0 63 27.6 21.0-35.3
Non-Hispanic Other 51 37 69.6 53.6-81.9 14 30.4 18.1-46.4
Latina 114 81 73.7 63.6-81.9 33 26.3 18.1-36.4
Education
< High School 154 121 80.4 71.8-86.8 33 19.6 13.2-28.2
High School 250 174 69.3 62.4-75.4 76 30.7 24.6-37.6
> High School 561 449 79.4 75.3-83.0 112 20.6 17.0-24.7
Marital Status
Married 617 496 79.4 75.5-82.9 121 20.6 17.1-24.5
Other 351 251 73.4 67.7-78.4 100 26.6 21.6-32.3
WIC recipient
No 528 447 84.7 80.8-87.9 81 15.3 12.1-19.2
Yes 436 298 69.8 64.7-74.6 138 30.2 25.4-35.3
Medicaid recipient
No 473 413 87.0 83.0-90.1 60 13.0 9.9-17.0
Yes 495 334 69.1 64.2-73.6 161 30.9 26.4-35.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 247 74.1 68.9-78.6 79 25.9 21.4-31.1
2500+ grams 642 500 77.2 73.6-80.3 142 22.8 19.7-26.4

*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 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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