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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Husband/Partner or Respondent had a cut in work hours or pay*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 609 478 79.2 75.2-82.6 131 20.8 17.4-24.8
Age
< 20 years 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 138 111 83.5 75.1-89.5 27 16.5 10.5-24.9
25-34 years 341 259 76.5 71.0-81.2 82 23.5 18.8-29.0
35+ years 84 66 72.9 60.1-82.9 18 27.1 17.1-39.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 348 273 78.4 73.1-82.9 75 21.6 17.1-26.9
Non-Hispanic Black 139 110 85.1 77.0-90.6 29 14.9 9.4-23.0
Non-Hispanic Other 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 83 58 67.5 55.3-77.8 25 32.5 22.2-44.7
Education
< High School 91 71 78.2 66.9-86.4 20 21.8 13.6-33.1
High School 115 89 76.1 65.8-84.0 26 23.9 16.0-34.2
> High School 403 318 80.4 75.7-84.4 85 19.6 15.6-24.3
Marital Status
Married 368 288 77.2 72.1-81.7 80 22.8 18.3-27.9
Other 241 190 81.8 75.3-86.8 51 18.2 13.2-24.7
WIC recipient
No 284 236 83.8 78.6-87.9 48 16.2 12.1-21.4
Yes 322 239 75.1 69.2-80.3 83 24.9 19.7-30.8
Medicaid recipient
No 317 261 80.4 74.9-85.0 56 19.6 15.0-25.1
Yes 292 217 77.9 72.0-82.9 75 22.1 17.1-28.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 198 154 78.4 72.0-83.6 44 21.6 16.4-28.0
2500+ grams 411 324 79.2 75.0-83.0 87 20.8 17.0-25.0

*Data from survey question 42. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born.

For 2012, N.C. PRAMS only collected data on May through December births. Additionally, the overall weighted response rate was 51%.
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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