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2002 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 DESTROYED SOMETHING BELONGING TO 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 1524 1408 93.3 91.6-94.7 102 5.6 4.4- 7.2 14 1.1 0.6- 2.0
Age
< 20 years 197 170 83.8 75.7-89.6 22 13.0 7.9-20.7 5 3.1 1.1- 8.6
20-24 years 396 360 92.6 88.7-95.2 31 5.6 3.4- 9.1 5 1.8 0.7- 4.5
25-34 years 744 699 94.6 92.3-96.3 42 4.9 3.4- 7.2 3 0.4 0.1- 1.6
35+ years 187 179 98.4 95.4-99.5 7 1.5 0.5- 4.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Race
White 1045 971 94.2 92.2-95.6 63 4.7 3.4- 6.5 11 1.1 0.6- 2.2
Black 407 371 91.0 86.3-94.2 34 7.9 5.0-12.4 2 1.1 0.3- 4.1
Other 72 66 90.8 78.8-96.3 5 8.9 3.5-21.1 1 0.2 0.0- 1.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 152 149 96.8 90.7-99.0 3 3.2 1.0- 9.3 0 0.0 . - .
No 1372 1259 92.9 91.0-94.4 99 5.9 4.6- 7.7 14 1.2 0.6- 2.2
Education
< High School 336 303 90.9 86.3-94.0 25 6.5 3.9-10.5 8 2.6 1.2- 5.9
High School 434 399 92.9 89.1-95.5 33 6.6 4.1-10.3 2 0.5 0.1- 2.6
> High School 751 703 94.6 92.3-96.3 44 4.7 3.2- 6.9 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9
Marital Status
Married 967 910 95.2 93.3-96.6 51 4.3 3.0- 6.1 6 0.5 0.2- 1.5
Other 557 498 89.5 85.6-92.4 51 8.4 5.8-12.0 8 2.2 1.0- 4.6
Income
15,999 or less 449 396 89.1 84.8-92.2 47 9.0 6.1-12.9 6 2.0 0.8- 4.6
16,000-24,999 171 150 86.6 78.6-91.9 18 11.1 6.4-18.6 3 2.4 0.6- 8.4
25,000-39,999 206 200 97.9 93.4-99.4 5 2.0 0.6- 6.6 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
40,000 or more 549 520 96.0 93.6-97.5 28 4.0 2.5- 6.4 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
WIC recipient
No 831 780 94.4 92.2-96.0 46 4.7 3.3- 6.8 5 0.8 0.3- 2.1
Yes 680 617 92.0 89.0-94.2 56 6.9 4.8- 9.7 7 1.1 0.5- 2.8
Medicaid recipient
No 754 719 96.5 94.6-97.7 33 3.3 2.1- 5.1 2 0.2 0.0- 1.4
Yes 770 689 89.7 86.6-92.2 69 8.3 6.1-11.1 12 2.0 1.0- 3.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 685 622 90.4 87.9-92.4 58 8.9 7.0-11.3 5 0.7 0.3- 1.7
2500+ grams 839 786 93.6 91.7-95.0 44 5.3 4.0- 7.1 9 1.1 0.6- 2.1

#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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