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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Husband/Partner or Respondent had a cut in work hours or pay1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 909 793 87.4 84.6-89.8 116 12.6 10.2-15.4
Age
< 25 years 211 184 88.0 81.9-92.2 27 12.0 7.8-18.1
25-34 years 515 449 86.9 83.0-90.1 66 13.1 9.9-17.0
35+ years 183 160 87.9 81.1-92.4 23 12.1 7.6-18.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 497 429 87.4 83.9-90.2 68 12.6 9.8-16.1
Non-Hispanic Black 159 133 81.7 72.4-88.4 26 18.3 11.6-27.6
Non-Hispanic Other 67 60 90.9 80.0-96.2 *** *** ***
Latina 163 156 96.2 91.1-98.5 *** *** ***
Education
< High School 113 107 94.6 86.5-98.0 *** *** ***
High School 201 169 87.8 81.7-92.1 32 12.2 7.9-18.3
> High School 594 516 86.0 82.3-89.0 78 14.0 11.0-17.7
Marital Status
Married 585 522 89.2 86.1-91.7 63 10.8 8.3-13.9
Other 324 271 84.5 78.9-88.8 53 15.5 11.2-21.1
Medicaid recipient
No 506 468 93.2 90.4-95.3 38 6.8 4.7- 9.6
Yes 403 325 80.5 75.4-84.9 78 19.5 15.1-24.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 289 246 83.7 78.7-87.7 43 16.3 12.3-21.3
2500+ grams 620 547 87.7 84.7-90.3 73 12.3 9.7-15.3

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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