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Physical Abuse by Friend During Pregnancy*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1780 1778 99.8 99.0-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0
Age
< 20 years 272 271 99.2 94.8-99.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.2
20-24 years 464 464 100 - 0 0.0 -
25-34 years 841 841 100 - 0 0.0 -
35+ years 203 202 98.8 92.0-99.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0
Mother's Race
White 1192 1190 99.7 98.7-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3
African American 523 523 100 - 0 0.0 -
Other Minorities 65 65 100 - 0 0.0 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 113 112 98.4 89.7-99.8 1 1.6 0.2-10.3
No 1667 1666 99.9 99.1- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
Education
< High School 412 410 99.0 96.0-99.7 2 1.0 0.3- 4.0
High School 587 587 100 - 0 0.0 -
> High School 780 780 100 - 0 0.0 -
Marital Status
Married 1165 1165 100 - 0 0.0 -
Other 615 613 99.2 96.9-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
Income
15,999 or less 520 518 99.1 96.5-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 3.5
16,000-24,999 276 276 100 - 0 0.0 -
25,000-39,999 269 269 100 - 0 0.0 -
40,000 or more 538 538 100 - 0 0.0 -
WIC recipient
No 929 929 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 835 833 99.5 97.9-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.1
Medicaid recipient
No 880 880 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 900 898 99.5 98.0-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 330 330 100 - 0 0.0 -
1500-2499 grams 550 550 100 - 0 0.0 -
2500+ grams 895 893 99.7 98.9-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1

*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.