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2003 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 1462 1439 98.3 97.1-99.0 23 1.7 1.0- 2.9
Age
< 20 years 160 154 95.8 88.6-98.5 6 4.2 1.5-11.4
20-24 years 395 385 96.7 93.4-98.4 10 3.3 1.6- 6.6
25-34 years 722 715 99.3 98.0-99.7 7 0.7 0.3- 2.0
35+ years 185 185 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 999 989 98.8 97.6-99.4 10 1.2 0.6- 2.4
Black 401 389 96.2 92.3-98.2 12 3.8 1.8- 7.7
Other 62 61 99.7 98.1- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 148 145 98.1 93.2-99.5 3 1.9 0.5- 6.8
No 1311 1291 98.3 97.1-99.0 20 1.7 1.0- 2.9
Education
< High School 314 305 97.3 93.7-98.9 9 2.7 1.1- 6.3
High School 433 424 97.4 94.6-98.8 9 2.6 1.2- 5.4
> High School 713 708 99.2 97.8-99.7 5 0.8 0.3- 2.2
Marital Status
Married 919 914 99.3 98.2-99.7 5 0.7 0.3- 1.8
Other 543 525 96.4 93.5-98.0 18 3.6 2.0- 6.5
Income
15,999 or less 398 385 97.2 94.1-98.7 13 2.8 1.3- 5.9
16,000-24,999 190 185 96.4 91.1-98.6 5 3.6 1.4- 8.9
25,000-39,999 211 207 97.4 92.6-99.2 4 2.6 0.8- 7.4
40,000 or more 502 502 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 758 752 99.1 97.6-99.6 6 0.9 0.4- 2.4
Yes 696 679 97.4 95.3-98.6 17 2.6 1.4- 4.7
Medicaid recipient
No 703 697 98.8 97.1-99.5 6 1.2 0.5- 2.9
Yes 759 742 97.8 95.9-98.8 17 2.2 1.2- 4.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 668 658 98.5 97.2-99.2 10 1.5 0.8- 2.8
2500+ grams 794 781 98.3 97.0-99.0 13 1.7 1.0- 3.0

#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 22MAR05

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