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Stressful Event: Involved in a Physical Fight*

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 1766 1671 95.1 93.5-96.3 95 4.9 3.7- 6.5
Age
< 20 years 270 244 89.0 82.5-93.3 26 11.0 6.7-17.5
20-24 years 462 439 94.7 91.2-96.8 23 5.3 3.2- 8.8
25-34 years 834 793 96.6 94.7-97.9 41 3.4 2.1- 5.3
35+ years 200 195 97.4 91.6-99.3 5 2.6 0.7- 8.4
Mother's Race
White 1183 1143 97.4 95.9-98.3 40 2.6 1.7- 4.1
African American 518 466 88.2 83.4-91.8 52 11.8 8.2-16.6
Other Minorities 65 62 93.7 78.5-98.4 3 6.3 1.6-21.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 108 105 96.9 88.9-99.2 3 3.1 0.8-11.1
No 1658 1566 94.9 93.3-96.2 92 5.1 3.8- 6.7
Education
< High School 407 365 89.8 85.0-93.2 42 10.2 6.8-15.0
High School 584 546 94.5 91.5-96.5 38 5.5 3.5- 8.5
> High School 774 759 98.2 96.5-99.1 15 1.8 0.9- 3.5
Marital Status
Married 1158 1122 97.3 95.8-98.3 36 2.7 1.7- 4.2
Other 608 549 90.2 86.3-93.1 59 9.8 6.9-13.7
Income
15,999 or less 514 456 88.9 84.6-92.2 58 11.1 7.8-15.4
16,000-24,999 275 257 93.8 88.6-96.7 18 6.2 3.3-11.4
25,000-39,999 269 263 97.2 93.2-98.9 6 2.8 1.1- 6.8
40,000 or more 536 534 99.6 97.6-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 2.4
WIC recipient
No 925 899 98.3 96.8-99.1 26 1.7 0.9- 3.2
Yes 826 757 91.4 88.5-93.7 69 8.6 6.3-11.5
Medicaid recipient
No 876 865 99.0 97.7-99.6 11 1.0 0.4- 2.3
Yes 890 806 90.7 87.7-93.1 84 9.3 6.9-12.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 326 304 93.6 90.4-95.8 22 6.4 4.2- 9.6
1500-2499 grams 549 516 93.3 90.7-95.2 33 6.7 4.8- 9.3
2500+ grams 887 848 95.3 93.6-96.5 39 4.7 3.5- 6.4

*Survey Question:
This question is about (stressful) things that may have happened during the 12 months before you
delivered your new baby. 30j. You were involved in a physical fight

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