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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Someone very close to you had a problem with drinking or drugs1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 910 806 88.2 85.4-90.5 104 11.8 9.5-14.6
Age
< 25 years 211 175 82.8 76.1-87.9 36 17.2 12.1-23.9
25-34 years 515 465 89.9 86.2-92.7 50 10.1 7.3-13.8
35+ years 184 166 90.8 84.7-94.7 18 9.2 5.3-15.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 497 427 85.8 82.0-89.0 70 14.2 11.0-18.0
Non-Hispanic Black 161 147 89.0 80.5-94.1 14 11.0 5.9-19.5
Non-Hispanic Other 67 62 93.1 82.7-97.4 *** *** ***
Latina 162 152 93.3 87.5-96.6 *** *** ***
Education
< High School 112 101 91.7 84.1-95.9 11 8.3 4.1-15.9
High School 201 167 81.6 73.9-87.4 34 18.4 12.6-26.1
> High School 596 537 89.8 86.6-92.3 59 10.2 7.7-13.4
Marital Status
Married 584 534 91.6 88.7-93.8 50 8.4 6.2-11.3
Other 326 272 82.7 77.0-87.3 54 17.3 12.7-23.0
Medicaid recipient
No 507 470 92.8 89.9-95.0 37 7.2 5.0-10.1
Yes 403 336 82.7 77.6-86.8 67 17.3 13.2-22.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 289 255 87.0 82.3-90.6 34 13.0 9.4-17.7
2500+ grams 621 551 88.3 85.3-90.7 70 11.7 9.3-14.7

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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