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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, were you physically hurt in any way by your husband or partner?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1562 1496 95.3 93.7-96.5 66 4.7 3.5- 6.3
Age
< 20 years 164 153 93.4 86.2-97.0 11 6.6 3.0-13.8
20-24 years 405 374 92.2 88.1-94.9 31 7.8 5.1-11.9
25-34 years 801 779 96.7 94.6-98.0 22 3.3 2.0- 5.4
35+ years 192 190 98.7 92.3-99.8 2 1.3 0.2- 7.7
Race
White 1075 1029 95.3 93.3-96.7 46 4.7 3.3- 6.7
Black 422 403 94.7 90.6-97.0 19 5.3 3.0- 9.4
Other 65 64 99.7 98.0- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 174 161 90.8 84.3-94.8 13 9.2 5.2-15.7
No 1388 1335 96.1 94.5-97.3 53 3.9 2.7- 5.5
Education
< High School 316 288 90.1 84.9-93.6 28 9.9 6.4-15.1
High School 447 424 94.9 91.5-97.0 23 5.1 3.0- 8.5
> High School 796 781 98.0 96.4-98.9 15 2.0 1.1- 3.6
Marital Status
Married 964 945 97.9 96.5-98.8 19 2.1 1.2- 3.5
Other 598 551 91.2 87.7-93.8 47 8.8 6.2-12.3
Income
14,999 or less 460 418 89.6 85.2-92.7 42 10.4 7.3-14.8
15,000-24,999 243 233 95.3 90.5-97.8 10 4.7 2.2- 9.5
25,000-49,999 318 311 97.0 93.2-98.7 7 3.0 1.3- 6.8
50,000 or more 420 417 99.9 99.6- 100 3 0.1 0.0- 0.4
WIC recipient
No 793 782 99.5 98.5-99.8 11 0.5 0.2- 1.5
Yes 759 704 91.1 88.0-93.4 55 8.9 6.6-12.0
Medicaid recipient
No 719 712 99.6 98.3-99.9 7 0.4 0.1- 1.7
Yes 843 784 91.9 89.1-94.0 59 8.1 6.0-10.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 700 671 95.6 93.8-96.9 29 4.4 3.1- 6.2
2500+ grams 862 825 95.3 93.5-96.6 37 4.7 3.4- 6.5

#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 04OCT06

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