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Sustained Abuse Injury: Broken Bone, Burn, Severe Cut *

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 31 27 98.1 94.2-99.4 4 1.9 0.6- 5.8
Age
< 20 years 5 4 98.6 88.4-99.9 1 1.4 0.1-11.6
20-24 years 18 16 98.1 91.7-99.6 2 1.9 0.4- 8.3
25-34 years 5 5 100 - 0 0.0 -
35+ years 3 2 75.4 20.9-97.3 1 24.6 2.7-79.1
Mother's Race
White 20 17 97.5 91.0-99.4 3 2.5 0.6- 9.0
African American 9 8 98.7 89.4-99.9 1 1.3 0.1-10.6
Other Minorities 2 2 100 - 0 0.0 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 1 1 100 - 0 0.0 -
No 30 26 97.9 93.5-99.3 4 2.1 0.7- 6.5
Education
< High School 10 9 99.4 94.9-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 5.1
High School 13 12 98.9 91.3-99.9 1 1.1 0.1- 8.7
> High School 8 6 93.9 69.8-99.0 2 6.1 1.0-30.2
Marital Status
Married 10 9 98.5 88.4-99.8 1 1.5 0.2-11.6
Other 21 18 97.9 92.0-99.5 3 2.1 0.5- 8.0
Income
15,999 or less 17 15 98.5 92.6-99.7 2 1.5 0.3- 7.4
16,000-24,999 9 7 93.9 65.0-99.2 2 6.1 0.8-35.0
25,000-39,999 2 2 100 - 0 0.0 -
40,000 or more 0 0 - 0 -
WIC recipient
No 10 8 96.2 81.2-99.3 2 3.8 0.7-18.8
Yes 21 19 98.8 94.3-99.8 2 1.2 0.2- 5.7
Medicaid recipient
No 5 3 92.0 62.7-98.7 2 8.0 1.3-37.3
Yes 26 24 99.2 96.7-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 7 5 70.8 31.8-92.6 2 29.2 7.4-68.2
1500-2499 grams 14 12 88.0 61.9-97.1 2 12.0 2.9-38.1
2500+ grams 10 10 100 - 0 0.0 -

*Survey Question:
Since you had your new baby, did any of these things happen to you as a result of physical abuse by anyone?
66c. I had a broken bone, severe cut, or a burn

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.