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Physical Abuse by Friend During Pregnancy*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1796 1788 99.7 99.2-99.9 8 0.3 0.1- 0.8
Age
< 20 years 278 272 98.1 94.4-99.4 6 1.9 0.6- 5.6
20-24 years 499 499 100 - 0 0.0 -
25-34 years 814 813 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
35+ years 205 204 99.9 99.2- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Mother's Race
White 1180 1177 99.8 99.0- 100 3 0.2 0.0- 1.0
African American 546 541 99.4 97.6-99.8 5 0.6 0.2- 2.4
Other Minorities 70 70 100 - 0 0.0 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 91 91 100 - 0 0.0 -
No 1704 1696 99.7 99.1-99.9 8 0.3 0.1- 0.9
Education
< High School 384 378 98.8 96.2-99.6 6 1.2 0.4- 3.8
High School 604 603 100 99.7- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3
> High School 806 805 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Marital Status
Married 1165 1164 100 99.9- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1
Other 631 624 99.1 97.5-99.7 7 0.9 0.3- 2.5
Income
15,999 or less 550 543 99.0 97.2-99.7 7 1.0 0.3- 2.8
16,000-24,999 280 280 100 - 0 0.0 -
25,000-39,999 285 285 100 - 0 0.0 -
40,000 or more 531 531 100 - 0 0.0 -
WIC recipient
No 954 954 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 823 815 99.4 98.2-99.8 8 0.6 0.2- 1.8
Medicaid recipient
No 899 899 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 897 889 99.4 98.3-99.8 8 0.6 0.2- 1.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 322 322 100 - 0 0.0 -
1500-2499 grams 562 556 98.7 97.2-99.4 6 1.3 0.6- 2.8
2500+ grams 909 907 99.8 99.1-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9

*Survey Question:
32c. During your most recent pregnancy, did a friend physically abuse you?

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