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Sustained Abuse Injury: Broken Bone, Burn, Severe Cut *

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 61 60 96.4 78.6-99.5 1 3.6 0.5-21.4
Age
< 20 years 19 19 100 - 0 0.0 -
20-24 years 15 15 100 - 0 0.0 -
25-34 years 25 24 89.6 52.4-98.5 1 10.4 1.5-47.6
35+ years 2 2 100 - 0 0.0 -
Mother's Race
White 28 27 93.1 63.7-99.0 1 6.9 1.0-36.3
African American 31 31 100 - 0 0.0 -
Other Minorities 2 2 100 - 0 0.0 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 2 1 59.6 8.4-95.9 1 40.4 4.1-91.6
No 59 59 100 - 0 0.0 -
Education
< High School 25 25 100 - 0 0.0 -
High School 25 24 91.0 56.5-98.7 1 9.0 1.3-43.5
> High School 11 11 100 - 0 0.0 -
Marital Status
Married 22 22 100 - 0 0.0 -
Other 39 38 94.0 67.4-99.2 1 6.0 0.8-32.6
Income
15,999 or less 37 36 94.2 68.1-99.2 1 5.8 0.8-31.9
16,000-24,999 10 10 100 - 0 0.0 -
25,000-39,999 4 4 100 - 0 0.0 -
40,000 or more 5 5 100 - 0 0.0 -
WIC recipient
No 18 18 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 43 42 95.4 73.7-99.4 1 4.6 0.6-26.3
Medicaid recipient
No 10 10 100 - 0 0.0 -
Yes 51 50 96.1 76.7-99.5 1 3.9 0.5-23.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 13 13 100 - 0 0.0 -
1500-2499 grams 28 28 100 - 0 0.0 -
2500+ grams 20 19 95.8 75.1-99.4 1 4.2 0.6-24.9

*Survey Question:
Since you had your new baby, did any of these things happen to you as a result of physical abuse by
anyone? 66c. I had a broken bone, severe cut, or a burn

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