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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

How often in the past year have the following things happened to you? MY PARTNER INSULTED OR SWORE AT ME

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Zero times One to five times 6 or more times
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1793 1156 65.2 62.2-68.1 382 21.1 18.7-23.7 255 13.7 11.7-15.9
Age
< 20 years 222 136 65.0 56.2-72.9 46 18.4 12.6-26.2 40 16.6 11.0-24.3
20-24 years 477 289 60.2 54.2-66.0 96 18.8 14.6-24.0 92 20.9 16.5-26.3
25-34 years 883 585 66.6 62.4-70.5 203 23.9 20.4-27.8 95 9.5 7.3-12.3
35+ years 211 146 71.3 62.6-78.7 37 17.4 11.5-25.3 28 11.4 6.9-18.1
Race
White 1196 755 64.1 60.6-67.5 263 21.7 18.9-24.8 178 14.2 11.9-16.9
Black 539 359 68.3 62.2-73.9 111 19.9 15.4-25.3 69 11.8 8.3-16.6
Other 58 42 67.4 48.8-81.7 8 16.7 6.9-35.3 8 15.9 6.6-33.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 136 103 80.1 70.5-87.1 24 14.6 8.6-23.5 9 5.4 2.3-12.4
No 1656 1052 63.6 60.4-66.6 358 21.9 19.3-24.6 246 14.6 12.5-17.0
Education
< High School 378 250 68.1 61.5-74.0 66 16.4 12.0-22.0 62 15.5 11.2-21.0
High School 592 378 64.0 58.6-69.0 118 19.2 15.3-23.9 96 16.8 13.1-21.2
> High School 822 527 64.5 60.2-68.6 198 24.9 21.2-28.9 97 10.6 8.2-13.6
Marital Status
Married 1154 753 65.4 61.8-68.9 256 21.7 18.8-24.9 145 12.9 10.6-15.6
Other 639 403 64.8 59.5-69.8 126 20.0 16.0-24.7 110 15.2 11.7-19.4
Income
15,999 or less 527 326 63.4 57.5-68.9 98 16.7 12.7-21.5 103 20.0 15.6-25.1
16,000-24,999 245 151 62.7 54.5-70.3 54 20.3 14.5-27.8 40 16.9 11.6-24.0
25,000-39,999 262 158 58.6 50.7-66.1 67 28.4 21.8-36.0 37 13.0 8.6-19.2
40,000 or more 612 419 67.8 62.9-72.4 137 23.3 19.3-28.0 56 8.9 6.4-12.2
WIC recipient
No 974 644 66.0 62.0-69.8 218 23.6 20.3-27.3 112 10.4 8.2-13.2
Yes 813 509 64.5 60.0-68.8 163 18.4 15.1-22.2 141 17.1 13.9-20.8
Medicaid recipient
No 890 590 66.2 62.1-70.1 207 23.6 20.2-27.3 93 10.2 7.9-13.1
Yes 903 566 64.2 59.8-68.3 175 18.6 15.4-22.3 162 17.2 14.1-20.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 355 226 63.7 59.1-68.1 75 20.8 17.2-24.9 54 15.5 12.3-19.2
1500 - 2499 grams 561 359 64.4 60.4-68.1 119 20.7 17.6-24.1 83 15.0 12.3-18.1
2500+ grams 877 571 65.3 62.1-68.4 188 21.2 18.6-24.0 118 13.5 11.4-16.0

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 24NOV03

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