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2005 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 1021 997 97.5 95.8-98.5 24 2.5 1.5- 4.2
Age
< 20 years 96 92 97.2 88.9-99.3 4 2.8 0.7-11.1
20-24 years 251 245 97.6 93.5-99.2 6 2.4 0.8- 6.5
25-34 years 517 507 97.4 94.8-98.7 10 2.6 1.3- 5.2
35+ years 157 153 97.4 91.0-99.3 4 2.6 0.7- 9.0
Race
White 733 721 97.8 95.9-98.8 12 2.2 1.2- 4.1
Black 249 238 95.8 90.5-98.2 11 4.2 1.8- 9.5
Other 39 38 99.6 97.2-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 131 98.0 92.1-99.5 2 2.0 0.5- 7.9
No 888 866 97.4 95.5-98.5 22 2.6 1.5- 4.5
Education
< High School 202 195 96.3 91.3-98.5 7 3.7 1.5- 8.7
High School 292 287 97.9 94.1-99.3 5 2.1 0.7- 5.9
> High School 525 513 97.7 95.3-98.9 12 2.3 1.1- 4.7
Marital Status
Married 649 641 98.7 97.1-99.4 8 1.3 0.6- 2.9
Other 372 356 95.2 91.2-97.4 16 4.8 2.6- 8.8
Income
14,999 or less 297 289 96.1 91.8-98.2 8 3.9 1.8- 8.2
15,000-24,999 157 152 99.4 98.5-99.7 5 0.6 0.3- 1.5
25,000-49,999 179 176 97.1 91.4-99.1 3 2.9 0.9- 8.6
50,000 or more 295 290 98.6 95.3-99.6 5 1.4 0.4- 4.7
WIC recipient
No 554 545 98.4 96.4-99.3 9 1.6 0.7- 3.6
Yes 457 442 96.3 93.1-98.0 15 3.7 2.0- 6.9
Medicaid recipient
No 472 467 98.8 96.5-99.6 5 1.2 0.4- 3.5
Yes 549 530 96.3 93.6-97.9 19 3.7 2.1- 6.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 463 452 97.6 95.7-98.7 11 2.4 1.3- 4.3
2500+ grams 558 545 97.4 95.6-98.5 13 2.6 1.5- 4.4

~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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