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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Someone very close to you had a problem with drinking or drugs*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 957 833 87.3 84.7-89.6 124 12.7 10.4-15.3
Age
< 20 years 70 53 80.6 67.7-89.2 17 19.4 10.8-32.3
20-24 years 236 197 82.6 76.1-87.7 39 17.4 12.3-23.9
25-34 years 506 451 89.1 85.6-91.8 55 10.9 8.2-14.4
35+ years 145 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 525 442 84.2 80.2-87.4 83 15.8 12.6-19.8
Non-Hispanic Black 245 217 88.4 82.4-92.6 28 11.6 7.4-17.6
Non-Hispanic Other 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 170 141 87.7 80.8-92.3 29 12.3 7.7-19.2
High School 192 159 81.7 74.3-87.3 33 18.3 12.7-25.7
> High School 594 532 89.2 86.0-91.8 62 10.8 8.2-14.0
Marital Status
Married 564 506 89.8 86.5-92.3 58 10.2 7.7-13.5
Other 392 327 84.1 79.3-87.9 65 15.9 12.1-20.7
WIC recipient
No 470 433 91.5 88.1-94.1 37 8.5 5.9-11.9
Yes 484 397 83.3 79.1-86.8 87 16.7 13.2-20.9
Medicaid recipient
No 410 384 93.6 90.2-95.9 26 6.4 4.1- 9.8
Yes 547 449 82.7 78.7-86.1 98 17.3 13.9-21.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 278 83.9 78.9-87.9 48 16.1 12.1-21.1
2500+ grams 631 555 87.6 84.7-90.0 76 12.4 10.0-15.3

*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 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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