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Received Counseling on Physical Abuse*

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 1743 1067 61.5 58.5-64.5 676 38.5 35.5-41.5
Age
< 20 years 267 124 51.1 42.9-59.2 143 48.9 40.8-57.1
20-24 years 477 263 53.4 47.4-59.2 214 46.6 40.8-52.6
25-34 years 800 537 67.4 63.2-71.4 263 32.6 28.6-36.8
35+ years 199 143 70.8 61.4-78.7 56 29.2 21.3-38.6
Mother's Race
White 1154 768 66.7 63.2-70.1 386 33.3 29.9-36.8
African American 522 255 43.7 37.8-49.8 267 56.3 50.2-62.2
Other Minorities 67 44 74.2 59.1-85.1 23 25.8 14.9-40.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 83 33 36.1 24.6-49.3 50 63.9 50.7-75.4
No 1659 1033 63.6 60.5-66.5 626 36.4 33.5-39.5
Education
< High School 363 150 43.1 36.3-50.1 213 56.9 49.9-63.7
High School 584 346 60.3 55.0-65.4 238 39.7 34.6-45.0
> High School 794 571 71.8 67.6-75.6 223 28.2 24.4-32.4
Marital Status
Married 1150 781 68.5 65.0-71.8 369 31.5 28.2-35.0
Other 593 286 46.9 41.4-52.5 307 53.1 47.5-58.6
Income
15,999 or less 530 240 43.9 38.3-49.7 290 56.1 50.3-61.7
16,000-24,999 272 149 56.2 48.5-63.7 123 43.8 36.3-51.5
25,000-39,999 281 187 67.5 60.2-74.1 94 32.5 25.9-39.8
40,000 or more 526 423 80.6 76.1-84.5 103 19.4 15.5-23.9
WIC recipient
No 918 683 74.7 70.9-78.1 235 25.3 21.9-29.1
Yes 810 375 46.3 41.8-51.0 435 53.7 49.0-58.2
Medicaid recipient
No 883 658 75.2 71.5-78.6 225 24.8 21.4-28.5
Yes 860 409 46.2 41.7-50.8 451 53.8 49.2-58.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 301 182 58.5 52.7-64.1 119 41.5 35.9-47.3
1500-2499 grams 541 313 55.8 51.5-60.1 228 44.2 39.9-48.5
2500+ grams 898 570 62.0 58.7-65.1 328 38.0 34.9-41.3

*Survey Question:
During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with
you about any of the things listed? 16m. Physical abuse to women by their husbands or partners

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