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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You got separated or divorced from your husband or partner1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 910 850 93.6 91.4-95.2 60 6.4 4.8- 8.6
Age
< 25 years 211 190 91.5 86.0-94.9 21 8.5 5.1-14.0
25-34 years 515 486 94.0 91.0-96.1 29 6.0 3.9- 9.0
35+ years 184 174 95.1 89.5-97.8 *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 497 475 96.2 93.8-97.7 22 3.8 2.3- 6.2
Non-Hispanic Black 160 144 90.0 82.3-94.5 16 10.0 5.5-17.7
Non-Hispanic Other 67 65 96.0 85.4-99.0 *** *** ***
Latina 163 146 90.0 83.6-94.1 17 10.0 5.9-16.4
Education
< High School 113 102 92.8 85.9-96.4 11 7.2 3.6-14.1
High School 201 179 89.8 83.3-93.9 22 10.2 6.1-16.7
> High School 595 568 95.0 92.4-96.7 27 5.0 3.3- 7.6
Marital Status
Married 585 562 96.0 93.7-97.4 23 4.0 2.6- 6.3
Other 325 288 89.8 85.0-93.1 37 10.2 6.9-15.0
Medicaid recipient
No 507 490 96.6 94.1-98.0 17 3.4 2.0- 5.9
Yes 403 360 90.0 85.9-93.0 43 10.0 7.0-14.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 289 265 90.7 86.5-93.7 24 9.3 6.3-13.5
2500+ grams 621 585 93.8 91.4-95.6 36 6.2 4.4- 8.6

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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