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Sustained Abuse Injury: Needed to But Did Not See Doctor*

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 69.8 39.0-89.3 4 30.2 10.7-61.0
Age
< 20 years 5 4 67.6 16.3-95.7 1 32.4 4.3-83.7
20-24 years 18 16 67.2 28.8-91.2 2 32.8 8.8-71.2
25-34 years 5 4 90.5 45.2-99.1 1 9.5 0.9-54.8
35+ years 3 3 100 - 0 0.0 -
Mother's Race
White 20 18 81.4 37.8-96.9 2 18.6 3.1-62.2
African American 9 8 69.6 18.5-95.8 1 30.4 4.2-81.5
Other Minorities 2 1 7.2 0.5-55.3 1 92.8 44.7-99.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 1 0 0.0 - 1 100 -
No 30 27 78.3 44.7-94.1 3 21.7 5.9-55.3
Education
< High School 10 7 42.0 11.9-79.6 3 58.0 20.4-88.1
High School 13 12 97.1 79.4-99.7 1 2.9 0.3-20.6
> High School 8 8 100 - 0 0.0 -
Marital Status
Married 10 8 44.1 11.7-82.4 2 55.9 17.6-88.3
Other 21 19 86.1 47.3-97.7 2 13.9 2.3-52.7
Income
15,999 or less 17 15 81.4 37.5-97.0 2 18.6 3.0-62.5
16,000-24,999 9 8 26.2 4.2-74.3 1 73.8 25.7-95.8
25,000-39,999 2 2 100 - 0 0.0 -
40,000 or more 0 0 - 0 -
WIC recipient
No 10 9 96.7 76.7-99.6 1 3.3 0.4-23.3
Yes 21 18 60.5 27.1-86.3 3 39.5 13.7-72.9
Medicaid recipient
No 5 5 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 26 22 64.2 32.0-87.3 4 35.8 12.7-68.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 7 7 100 - 0 0.0 -
1500-2499 grams 14 13 91.8 59.2-98.8 1 8.2 1.2-40.8
2500+ grams 10 7 66.4 33.4-88.7 3 33.6 11.3-66.6

*Survey Question:
Since you had your new baby, did any of these things happen to you as a result of physical abuse by anyone?
66g. I needed to see a doctor because of being hurt, but did not

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