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2006 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 1343 1319 97.9 96.6-98.8 24 2.1 1.2- 3.4
Age
< 20 years 133 127 95.2 87.0-98.4 6 4.8 1.6-13.0
20-24 years 294 286 97.8 94.9-99.1 8 2.2 0.9- 5.1
25-34 years 694 687 98.5 96.5-99.4 7 1.5 0.6- 3.5
35+ years 222 219 98.4 94.2-99.6 3 1.6 0.4- 5.8
Race
White 979 961 97.8 96.2-98.7 18 2.2 1.3- 3.8
Black 286 281 98.8 95.1-99.7 5 1.2 0.3- 4.9
Other 78 77 96.0 77.1-99.4 1 4.0 0.6-22.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 178 168 93.7 87.5-97.0 10 6.3 3.0-12.5
No 1165 1151 98.8 97.5-99.4 14 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Education
< High School 215 207 95.0 89.0-97.8 8 5.0 2.2-11.0
High School 402 395 99.0 97.1-99.7 7 1.0 0.3- 2.9
> High School 724 715 98.5 97.0-99.3 9 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Marital Status
Married 882 869 98.1 96.7-99.0 13 1.9 1.0- 3.3
Other 461 450 97.7 94.6-99.0 11 2.3 1.0- 5.4
Income
14,999 or less 354 341 96.2 92.3-98.2 13 3.8 1.8- 7.7
15,000-24,999 176 175 99.3 95.5-99.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.5
25,000-49,999 260 256 98.3 95.1-99.4 4 1.7 0.6- 4.9
50,000 or more 443 440 99.3 97.3-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.7
WIC recipient
No 757 746 98.1 96.1-99.1 11 1.9 0.9- 3.9
Yes 577 565 97.7 95.5-98.9 12 2.3 1.1- 4.5
Medicaid recipient
No 677 669 98.7 97.1-99.4 8 1.3 0.6- 2.9
Yes 666 650 97.3 95.0-98.6 16 2.7 1.4- 5.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 594 584 98.0 96.3-99.0 10 2.0 1.0- 3.7
2500+ grams 749 735 97.9 96.5-98.8 14 2.1 1.2- 3.5

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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