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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, did anyone else physically hurt you in any other way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1822 1772 97.5 96.3-98.3 50 2.5 1.7- 3.7
Age
< 20 years 229 219 95.4 89.9-98.0 10 4.6 2.0-10.1
20-24 years 487 462 95.0 91.6-97.0 25 5.0 3.0- 8.4
25-34 years 893 879 98.9 97.6-99.5 14 1.1 0.5- 2.4
35+ years 213 212 99.9 99.5- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
Race
White 1212 1183 97.9 96.6-98.8 29 2.1 1.2- 3.4
Black 552 534 96.5 93.3-98.2 18 3.5 1.8- 6.7
Other 58 55 95.0 77.1-99.1 3 5.0 0.9-22.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 140 96.2 89.8-98.7 7 3.8 1.3-10.2
No 1674 1631 97.7 96.4-98.5 43 2.3 1.5- 3.6
Education
< High School 395 370 94.5 90.7-96.9 25 5.5 3.1- 9.3
High School 600 580 96.4 93.7-98.0 20 3.6 2.0- 6.3
> High School 825 820 99.9 99.8- 100 5 0.1 0.0- 0.2
Marital Status
Married 1161 1147 99.0 97.9-99.6 14 1.0 0.4- 2.1
Other 661 625 94.5 91.5-96.5 36 5.5 3.5- 8.5
Income
15,999 or less 542 509 94.0 90.5-96.2 33 6.0 3.8- 9.5
16,000-24,999 246 240 97.5 93.0-99.1 6 2.5 0.9- 7.0
25,000-39,999 263 257 98.3 94.6-99.5 6 1.7 0.5- 5.4
40,000 or more 610 608 100 99.8- 100 2 0.0 0.0- 0.2
WIC recipient
No 978 967 99.6 98.9-99.9 11 0.4 0.1- 1.1
Yes 838 799 95.2 92.8-96.8 39 4.8 3.2- 7.2
Medicaid recipient
No 892 886 99.3 97.9-99.7 6 0.7 0.3- 2.1
Yes 930 886 95.8 93.6-97.2 44 4.2 2.8- 6.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 359 346 96.2 93.9-97.7 13 3.8 2.3- 6.1
1500 - 2499 grams 574 557 96.8 95.0-98.0 17 3.2 2.0- 5.0
2500+ grams 889 869 97.6 96.3-98.4 20 2.4 1.6- 3.7

#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.

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