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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During your most recent pregnancy, 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 1019 994 98.0 96.6-98.8 25 2.0 1.2- 3.4
Age
< 20 years 96 94 99.5 98.1-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
20-24 years 251 241 97.3 93.4-98.9 10 2.7 1.1- 6.6
25-34 years 515 503 97.5 95.2-98.8 12 2.5 1.2- 4.8
35+ years 157 156 99.8 98.8- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Race
White 733 724 99.2 98.0-99.7 9 0.8 0.3- 2.0
Black 247 233 93.8 88.1-96.9 14 6.2 3.1-11.9
Other 39 37 95.7 78.4-99.3 2 4.3 0.7-21.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 131 98.0 92.1-99.5 2 2.0 0.5- 7.9
No 886 863 98.0 96.5-98.9 23 2.0 1.1- 3.5
Education
< High School 201 194 98.6 95.4-99.6 7 1.4 0.4- 4.6
High School 293 284 96.9 92.8-98.7 9 3.1 1.3- 7.2
> High School 523 514 98.3 96.1-99.2 9 1.7 0.8- 3.9
Marital Status
Married 648 641 98.8 97.3-99.5 7 1.2 0.5- 2.7
Other 371 353 96.6 93.2-98.3 18 3.4 1.7- 6.8
Income
14,999 or less 297 284 96.2 92.2-98.2 13 3.8 1.8- 7.8
15,000-24,999 157 150 97.4 92.5-99.1 7 2.6 0.9- 7.5
25,000-49,999 179 175 98.0 93.1-99.5 4 2.0 0.5- 6.9
50,000 or more 294 294 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 553 546 99.0 97.3-99.6 7 1.0 0.4- 2.7
Yes 456 439 96.8 94.0-98.3 17 3.2 1.7- 6.0
Medicaid recipient
No 471 466 98.9 96.8-99.6 5 1.1 0.4- 3.2
Yes 548 528 97.2 94.9-98.5 20 2.8 1.5- 5.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 460 445 96.3 94.0-97.8 15 3.7 2.2- 6.0
2500+ grams 559 549 98.2 96.6-99.0 10 1.8 1.0- 3.4

~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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