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Sustained Abuse Injury: Saw Doctor for Treatment*

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 73 63 86.5 71.7-94.2 10 13.5 5.8-28.3
Age
< 20 years 17 15 89.7 57.4-98.2 2 10.3 1.8-42.6
20-24 years 23 19 86.0 54.6-96.9 4 14.0 3.1-45.4
25-34 years 24 21 81.2 50.0-94.9 3 18.8 5.1-50.0
35+ years 9 8 98.5 87.8-99.8 1 1.5 0.2-12.2
Mother's Race
White 39 36 93.2 69.1-98.8 3 6.8 1.2-30.9
African American 32 25 77.6 52.9-91.4 7 22.4 8.6-47.1
Other Minorities 2 2 100 - 0 0.0 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 6 5 77.8 26.8-97.1 1 22.2 2.9-73.2
No 67 58 88.0 72.5-95.3 9 12.0 4.7-27.5
Education
< High School 30 27 92.9 72.4-98.5 3 7.1 1.5-27.6
High School 26 21 70.9 41.1-89.5 5 29.1 10.5-58.9
> High School 17 15 97.8 89.9-99.5 2 2.2 0.5-10.1
Marital Status
Married 31 28 93.1 71.2-98.7 3 6.9 1.3-28.8
Other 42 35 80.6 57.3-92.8 7 19.4 7.2-42.7
Income
15,999 or less 39 33 86.3 63.6-95.8 6 13.7 4.2-36.4
16,000-24,999 10 8 75.0 24.5-96.5 2 25.0 3.5-75.5
25,000-39,999 10 10 100 - 0 0.0 -
40,000 or more 6 6 100 - 0 0.0 -
WIC recipient
No 27 21 79.4 51.1-93.5 6 20.6 6.5-48.9
Yes 44 40 90.2 70.5-97.3 4 9.8 2.7-29.5
Medicaid recipient
No 15 15 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 58 48 82.1 63.7-92.3 10 17.9 7.7-36.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 15 13 87.1 60.2-96.8 2 12.9 3.2-39.8
1500-2499 grams 27 23 83.7 63.1-93.9 4 16.3 6.1-36.9
2500+ grams 31 27 86.8 69.6-95.0 4 13.2 5.0-30.4

*Survey Question:
Since you had your new baby, did any of these things happen to you as a result of physical abuse by
anyone? 66f. I went to the doctors because of being hurt

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