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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Someone very close to you died1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 907 747 82.4 79.2-85.2 160 17.6 14.8-20.8
Age
< 25 years 210 176 85.1 78.5-89.9 34 14.9 10.1-21.5
25-34 years 514 419 81.3 76.9-85.0 95 18.7 15.0-23.1
35+ years 183 152 81.8 73.9-87.7 31 18.2 12.3-26.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 496 405 82.4 78.3-85.8 91 17.6 14.2-21.7
Non-Hispanic Black 160 124 78.0 68.3-85.4 36 22.0 14.6-31.7
Non-Hispanic Other 67 60 89.3 77.8-95.2 *** *** ***
Latina 161 140 86.2 79.2-91.1 21 13.8 8.9-20.8
Education
< High School 112 92 82.6 72.5-89.5 20 17.4 10.5-27.5
High School 200 160 77.2 69.1-83.7 40 22.8 16.3-30.9
> High School 594 494 84.1 80.3-87.2 100 15.9 12.8-19.7
Marital Status
Married 582 488 84.8 81.3-87.7 94 15.2 12.3-18.7
Other 325 259 78.6 72.3-83.8 66 21.4 16.2-27.7
Medicaid recipient
No 505 433 87.1 83.4-90.1 72 12.9 9.9-16.6
Yes 402 314 76.9 71.4-81.6 88 23.1 18.4-28.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 289 233 80.3 75.2-84.6 56 19.7 15.4-24.8
2500+ grams 618 514 82.6 79.1-85.6 104 17.4 14.4-20.9

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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