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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Someone very close to you died*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 971 781 79.9 76.7-82.7 190 20.1 17.3-23.3
Age
< 20 years 83 55 65.7 52.7-76.7 28 34.3 23.3-47.3
20-24 years 221 170 75.8 68.6-81.8 51 24.2 18.2-31.4
25-34 years 505 421 83.5 79.4-86.9 84 16.5 13.1-20.6
35+ years 162 135 84.7 77.0-90.2 27 15.3 9.8-23.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 594 482 80.4 76.3-83.9 112 19.6 16.1-23.7
Non-Hispanic Black 205 149 71.5 63.4-78.4 56 28.5 21.6-36.6
Non-Hispanic Other 51 42 78.8 62.3-89.3 9 21.2 10.7-37.7
Latina 115 103 89.6 81.1-94.5 12 10.4 5.5-18.9
Education
< High School 154 114 73.5 64.0-81.2 40 26.5 18.8-36.0
High School 251 192 74.9 68.2-80.5 59 25.1 19.5-31.8
> High School 563 472 84.8 81.1-87.8 91 15.2 12.2-18.9
Marital Status
Married 619 519 84.0 80.4-87.1 100 16.0 12.9-19.6
Other 352 262 74.0 68.2-79.1 90 26.0 20.9-31.8
WIC recipient
No 530 443 83.4 79.3-86.8 87 16.6 13.2-20.7
Yes 437 334 76.1 71.1-80.5 103 23.9 19.5-28.9
Medicaid recipient
No 475 403 84.8 80.6-88.1 72 15.2 11.9-19.4
Yes 496 378 76.1 71.3-80.2 118 23.9 19.8-28.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 256 78.0 73.1-82.3 69 22.0 17.7-26.9
2500+ grams 646 525 80.0 76.6-83.1 121 20.0 16.9-23.4

*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.

This page was generated on 16NOV12

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