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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During your most recent pregnancy, did anyone else physically hurt you in any way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1548 1524 98.9 98.1-99.4 24 1.1 0.6- 1.9
Age
< 20 years 199 192 97.3 92.4-99.1 7 2.7 0.9- 7.6
20-24 years 405 401 99.4 97.6-99.9 4 0.6 0.1- 2.4
25-34 years 754 742 98.9 97.6-99.5 12 1.1 0.5- 2.4
35+ years 190 189 99.2 94.4-99.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.6
Race
White 1062 1046 98.8 97.7-99.4 16 1.2 0.6- 2.3
Black 411 403 99.0 96.8-99.7 8 1.0 0.3- 3.2
Other 75 75 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 162 159 99.7 98.9-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1
No 1386 1365 98.8 97.9-99.3 21 1.2 0.7- 2.1
Education
< High School 350 341 97.8 94.9-99.1 9 2.2 0.9- 5.1
High School 441 434 99.0 97.0-99.7 7 1.0 0.3- 3.0
> High School 754 746 99.4 98.4-99.8 8 0.6 0.2- 1.6
Marital Status
Married 980 969 99.2 98.3-99.7 11 0.8 0.3- 1.7
Other 568 555 98.2 96.2-99.2 13 1.8 0.8- 3.8
Income
15,999 or less 463 449 97.6 95.0-98.8 14 2.4 1.2- 5.0
16,000-24,999 172 169 99.6 98.9-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.1
25,000-39,999 207 206 99.9 99.1- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
40,000 or more 551 546 99.4 98.0-99.8 5 0.6 0.2- 2.0
WIC recipient
No 840 834 99.5 98.6-99.8 6 0.5 0.2- 1.4
Yes 694 676 98.1 96.4-99.0 18 1.9 1.0- 3.6
Medicaid recipient
No 759 756 99.6 98.5-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5
Yes 789 768 98.2 96.6-99.0 21 1.8 1.0- 3.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 694 678 97.5 96.0-98.4 16 2.5 1.6- 4.0
2500+ grams 854 846 99.0 98.1-99.5 8 1.0 0.5- 1.9

#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 20JUL04

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