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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Your husband or partner said he did not want you to be pregnant1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 908 852 94.1 91.9-95.7 56 5.9 4.3- 8.1
Age
< 25 years 211 199 94.2 89.0-97.0 12 5.8 3.0-11.0
25-34 years 513 487 95.6 93.0-97.3 26 4.4 2.7- 7.0
35+ years 184 166 89.8 82.8-94.1 18 10.2 5.9-17.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 497 468 94.3 91.4-96.2 29 5.7 3.8- 8.6
Non-Hispanic Black 160 145 92.3 85.0-96.2 15 7.7 3.8-15.0
Non-Hispanic Other 67 67 100 . - . *** *** ***
Latina 161 150 93.8 88.1-96.9 11 6.2 3.1-11.9
Education
< High School 112 104 93.3 86.2-96.9 *** *** ***
High School 200 186 91.4 84.8-95.3 14 8.6 4.7-15.2
> High School 595 561 95.2 92.6-96.9 34 4.8 3.1- 7.4
Marital Status
Married 584 562 96.1 93.9-97.5 22 3.9 2.5- 6.1
Other 324 290 91.0 86.2-94.2 34 9.0 5.8-13.8
Medicaid recipient
No 506 489 97.1 95.0-98.3 17 2.9 1.7- 5.0
Yes 402 363 90.6 86.4-93.7 39 9.4 6.3-13.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 288 264 91.1 87.0-94.0 24 8.9 6.0-13.0
2500+ grams 620 588 94.4 92.0-96.1 32 5.6 3.9- 8.0

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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