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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, were you physically hurt in any way by your husband or partner?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1122 1077 95.3 93.5-96.6 45 4.7 3.4- 6.5
Age
18-19 years 87 83 95.8 86.9-98.8 4 4.2 1.2-13.1
20-24 years 266 251 93.8 89.2-96.5 15 6.2 3.5-10.8
25-34 years 595 570 94.8 92.0-96.6 25 5.2 3.4- 8.0
35-44 years 174 173 99.8 99.0- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.0
Race
White 821 794 95.6 93.5-97.0 27 4.4 3.0- 6.5
Black 249 233 94.2 89.3-97.0 16 5.8 3.0-10.7
Other 52 50 96.3 82.8-99.3 2 3.7 0.7-17.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 142 134 94.7 88.7-97.6 8 5.3 2.4-11.3
No 980 943 95.4 93.5-96.8 37 4.6 3.2- 6.5
Education
< High School 169 158 91.4 84.3-95.5 11 8.6 4.5-15.7
High School 315 295 93.9 90.1-96.3 20 6.1 3.7- 9.9
> High School 634 620 97.4 95.3-98.6 14 2.6 1.4- 4.7
Marital Status
Married 708 691 96.8 94.7-98.1 17 3.2 1.9- 5.3
Other 414 386 93.1 89.5-95.6 28 6.9 4.4-10.5
Income
14,999 or less 315 290 91.5 86.9-94.6 25 8.5 5.4-13.1
15,000-24,999 150 143 96.1 91.0-98.3 7 3.9 1.7- 9.0
25,000-49,999 228 220 95.1 90.2-97.7 8 4.9 2.3- 9.8
50,000 or more 375 371 98.2 95.2-99.3 4 1.8 0.7- 4.8
WIC recipient
No 615 600 97.0 94.6-98.3 15 3.0 1.7- 5.4
Yes 505 475 93.6 90.4-95.7 30 6.4 4.3- 9.6
Medicaid recipient
No 572 563 97.7 95.5-98.8 9 2.3 1.2- 4.5
Yes 550 514 93.2 90.1-95.3 36 6.8 4.7- 9.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 382 368 95.7 92.9-97.4 14 4.3 2.6- 7.1
2500+ grams 740 709 95.3 93.3-96.7 31 4.7 3.3- 6.7

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009. The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
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.

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