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2003 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 USED THREATS TO MAKE ME HAVE SEX WHEN I DIDN''T WANT TO

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 1441 1413 98.1 97.0-98.9 18 1.1 0.6- 2.1 10 0.7 0.3- 1.6
Age
< 20 years 154 150 97.1 90.3-99.2 3 1.6 0.3- 7.8 1 1.3 0.2- 8.7
20-24 years 392 383 98.8 96.8-99.6 6 0.6 0.2- 2.4 3 0.5 0.1- 2.6
25-34 years 715 702 97.6 95.6-98.7 8 1.5 0.7- 3.3 5 0.9 0.3- 2.5
35+ years 180 178 99.8 99.2-99.9 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Race
White 984 970 98.6 97.3-99.3 8 0.7 0.3- 1.8 6 0.7 0.2- 1.9
Black 394 381 96.8 93.2-98.5 10 2.6 1.1- 6.1 3 0.6 0.1- 3.1
Other 63 62 97.5 84.1-99.6 0 0.0 . - . 1 2.5 0.4-15.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 139 138 98.8 92.1-99.8 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9 0 0.0 . - .
No 1299 1272 98.0 96.8-98.8 17 1.1 0.6- 2.1 10 0.8 0.4- 1.9
Education
< High School 300 290 96.0 91.7-98.1 7 2.8 1.1- 6.7 3 1.2 0.3- 4.5
High School 425 413 97.6 94.8-98.9 8 1.0 0.3- 2.9 4 1.4 0.5- 4.2
> High School 714 708 99.4 98.2-99.8 3 0.5 0.1- 1.8 3 0.1 0.0- 0.2
Marital Status
Married 911 902 99.0 97.8-99.6 5 0.7 0.3- 1.9 4 0.3 0.1- 1.3
Other 530 511 96.5 93.7-98.1 13 1.9 0.8- 4.2 6 1.6 0.6- 4.0
Income
15,999 or less 390 371 95.5 91.9-97.6 10 1.7 0.7- 4.3 9 2.7 1.2- 6.0
16,000-24,999 187 183 98.0 92.9-99.4 3 2.0 0.5- 7.2 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
25,000-39,999 211 209 98.9 93.8-99.8 2 1.1 0.2- 6.2 0 0.0 . - .
40,000 or more 500 498 99.3 97.4-99.8 2 0.7 0.2- 2.6 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 757 748 98.9 97.4-99.6 7 0.8 0.3- 2.2 2 0.3 0.0- 1.7
Yes 677 658 97.2 95.1-98.5 11 1.5 0.7- 3.3 8 1.2 0.5- 3.1
Medicaid recipient
No 703 698 99.2 97.7-99.7 5 0.8 0.3- 2.3 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 738 715 97.1 95.0-98.3 13 1.5 0.7- 3.1 10 1.4 0.6- 3.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 658 643 97.7 96.3-98.6 10 1.5 0.9- 2.8 5 0.7 0.3- 1.7
2500+ grams 783 770 98.2 96.9-98.9 8 1.1 0.5- 2.2 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8

#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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