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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Your husband or partner lost his job1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 903 825 91.4 88.9-93.4 78 8.6 6.6-11.1
Age
< 25 years 210 190 91.6 86.1-95.0 20 8.4 5.0-13.9
25-34 years 512 465 90.4 86.6-93.2 47 9.6 6.8-13.4
35+ years 181 170 94.2 89.3-97.0 11 5.8 3.0-10.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 493 443 89.8 86.2-92.5 50 10.2 7.5-13.8
Non-Hispanic Black 158 145 92.6 85.1-96.5 13 7.4 3.5-14.9
Non-Hispanic Other 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 163 157 96.4 91.2-98.6 *** *** ***
Education
< High School 113 105 94.5 87.5-97.7 *** *** ***
High School 199 175 88.4 81.7-92.9 24 11.6 7.1-18.3
> High School 590 544 91.9 88.8-94.2 46 8.1 5.8-11.2
Marital Status
Married 582 542 93.8 91.2-95.6 40 6.2 4.4- 8.8
Other 321 283 87.7 82.3-91.6 38 12.3 8.4-17.7
Medicaid recipient
No 503 480 96.4 94.2-97.8 23 3.6 2.2- 5.8
Yes 400 345 85.6 80.7-89.4 55 14.4 10.6-19.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 285 255 88.8 84.3-92.1 30 11.2 7.9-15.7
2500+ grams 618 570 91.7 88.9-93.8 48 8.3 6.2-11.1

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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