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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, did anyone else physically hurt you in any way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1018 1004 98.8 97.5-99.4 14 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Age
< 20 years 96 94 97.8 88.2-99.6 2 2.2 0.4-11.8
20-24 years 251 248 99.1 95.1-99.8 3 0.9 0.2- 4.9
25-34 years 514 507 98.9 97.1-99.6 7 1.1 0.4- 2.9
35+ years 157 155 98.5 91.4-99.8 2 1.5 0.2- 8.6
Race
White 732 725 99.0 97.4-99.6 7 1.0 0.4- 2.6
Black 247 240 97.8 93.7-99.3 7 2.2 0.7- 6.3
Other 39 39 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 130 97.6 91.2-99.4 3 2.4 0.6- 8.8
No 885 874 99.0 97.8-99.6 11 1.0 0.4- 2.2
Education
< High School 201 197 98.1 93.7-99.5 4 1.9 0.5- 6.3
High School 293 288 98.2 94.1-99.5 5 1.8 0.5- 5.9
> High School 522 517 99.4 97.9-99.8 5 0.6 0.2- 2.1
Marital Status
Married 648 642 99.2 97.7-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 2.3
Other 370 362 98.1 95.1-99.3 8 1.9 0.7- 4.9
Income
14,999 or less 297 292 98.0 94.4-99.3 5 2.0 0.7- 5.6
15,000-24,999 157 155 99.8 99.2-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 0.8
25,000-49,999 178 175 98.1 93.0-99.5 3 1.9 0.5- 7.0
50,000 or more 294 292 99.9 99.6- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4
WIC recipient
No 552 542 98.6 96.7-99.4 10 1.4 0.6- 3.3
Yes 456 452 99.0 96.6-99.7 4 1.0 0.3- 3.4
Medicaid recipient
No 471 468 99.5 97.4-99.9 3 0.5 0.1- 2.6
Yes 547 536 98.2 96.0-99.2 11 1.8 0.8- 4.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 459 451 98.3 96.6-99.1 8 1.7 0.9- 3.4
2500+ grams 559 553 98.8 97.4-99.5 6 1.2 0.5- 2.6

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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