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Stressful Event: Husband / Partner Did Not Want 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 1763 1592 90.7 88.7-92.3 171 9.3 7.7-11.3
Age
< 20 years 267 233 87.9 81.2-92.4 34 12.1 7.6-18.8
20-24 years 462 400 87.3 82.8-90.8 62 12.7 9.2-17.2
25-34 years 833 769 92.5 89.8-94.5 64 7.5 5.5-10.2
35+ years 201 190 94.6 88.5-97.5 11 5.4 2.5-11.5
Mother's Race
White 1182 1092 92.3 90.1-94.0 90 7.7 6.0- 9.9
African American 516 441 85.7 80.7-89.5 75 14.3 10.5-19.3
Other Minorities 65 59 90.0 75.3-96.3 6 10.0 3.7-24.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 109 105 94.0 85.1-97.7 4 6.0 2.3-14.9
No 1654 1487 90.4 88.3-92.1 167 9.6 7.9-11.7
Education
< High School 405 355 88.5 83.6-92.1 50 11.5 7.9-16.4
High School 582 513 88.1 84.0-91.2 69 11.9 8.8-16.0
> High School 775 724 93.5 91.0-95.4 51 6.5 4.6- 9.0
Marital Status
Married 1157 1085 94.4 92.4-95.8 72 5.6 4.2- 7.6
Other 606 507 82.4 77.7-86.2 99 17.6 13.8-22.3
Income
15,999 or less 514 435 85.0 80.3-88.8 79 15.0 11.2-19.7
16,000-24,999 275 241 90.5 85.1-94.1 34 9.5 5.9-14.9
25,000-39,999 268 245 91.2 85.7-94.7 23 8.8 5.3-14.3
40,000 or more 536 515 95.3 92.3-97.1 21 4.7 2.9- 7.7
WIC recipient
No 924 869 93.9 91.5-95.7 55 6.1 4.3- 8.5
Yes 824 709 87.0 83.6-89.7 115 13.0 10.3-16.4
Medicaid recipient
No 876 828 94.2 91.8-95.9 48 5.8 4.1- 8.2
Yes 887 764 86.7 83.4-89.5 123 13.3 10.5-16.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 327 300 91.5 87.8-94.2 27 8.5 5.8-12.2
1500-2499 grams 548 483 87.5 84.3-90.1 65 12.5 9.9-15.7
2500+ grams 883 805 90.9 88.7-92.6 78 9.1 7.4-11.3

*Survey Question:
This question is about (stressful) things that may have happened during the 12 months before you
delivered your new baby. 30h. Your husband or partner said he did not want you to be pregnant

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