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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You argued with your husband or partner more than usual1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 909 742 82.8 79.6-85.5 167 17.2 14.5-20.4
Age
< 25 years 211 159 78.9 71.7-84.6 52 21.1 15.4-28.3
25-34 years 514 424 82.9 78.5-86.5 90 17.1 13.5-21.5
35+ years 184 159 88.0 81.9-92.2 25 12.0 7.8-18.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 497 419 85.7 82.0-88.8 78 14.3 11.2-18.0
Non-Hispanic Black 160 113 73.9 64.2-81.8 47 26.1 18.2-35.8
Non-Hispanic Other 67 61 94.6 85.5-98.1 *** *** ***
Latina 162 134 82.4 74.7-88.1 28 17.6 11.9-25.3
Education
< High School 112 87 77.9 67.4-85.8 25 22.1 14.2-32.6
High School 201 148 73.5 65.1-80.5 53 26.5 19.5-34.9
> High School 595 506 86.7 83.3-89.6 89 13.3 10.4-16.7
Marital Status
Married 584 502 86.4 83.0-89.2 82 13.6 10.8-17.0
Other 325 240 77.0 70.8-82.3 85 23.0 17.7-29.2
Medicaid recipient
No 507 443 88.4 85.0-91.1 64 11.6 8.9-15.0
Yes 402 299 76.2 70.6-81.0 103 23.8 19.0-29.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 289 215 72.0 66.3-77.1 74 28.0 22.9-33.7
2500+ grams 620 527 83.8 80.3-86.7 93 16.2 13.3-19.7

1Data from survey question 43. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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