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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You got seperated or divorced from your husband or partner

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1337 1219 90.4 88.1-92.3 118 9.6 7.7-11.9
Age
< 20 years 131 116 88.1 78.6-93.7 15 11.9 6.3-21.4
20-24 years 297 271 91.3 86.4-94.6 26 8.7 5.4-13.6
25-34 years 689 625 88.8 85.2-91.7 64 11.2 8.3-14.8
35+ years 220 207 96.9 93.1-98.6 13 3.1 1.4- 6.9
Race
White 975 903 91.3 88.6-93.4 72 8.7 6.6-11.4
Black 284 245 87.9 82.0-92.1 39 12.1 7.9-18.0
Other 78 71 90.4 75.9-96.6 7 9.6 3.4-24.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 176 159 87.8 79.8-93.0 17 12.2 7.0-20.2
No 1161 1060 90.9 88.5-92.9 101 9.1 7.1-11.5
Education
< High School 213 188 88.6 81.5-93.2 25 11.4 6.8-18.5
High School 402 359 90.5 85.9-93.7 43 9.5 6.3-14.1
> High School 720 671 91.3 88.2-93.6 49 8.7 6.4-11.8
Marital Status
Married 880 835 95.0 92.8-96.5 45 5.0 3.5- 7.2
Other 457 384 83.7 78.9-87.7 73 16.3 12.3-21.1
Income
14,999 or less 353 299 82.8 76.9-87.4 54 17.2 12.6-23.1
15,000-24,999 175 155 89.4 81.6-94.1 20 10.6 5.9-18.4
25,000-49,999 256 235 91.4 86.0-94.9 21 8.6 5.1-14.0
50,000 or more 442 430 97.5 95.0-98.8 12 2.5 1.2- 5.0
WIC recipient
No 752 705 93.5 90.7-95.6 47 6.5 4.4- 9.3
Yes 576 505 86.8 82.8-90.1 71 13.2 9.9-17.2
Medicaid recipient
No 673 650 96.6 94.3-98.1 23 3.4 1.9- 5.7
Yes 664 569 85.1 81.2-88.3 95 14.9 11.7-18.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 590 535 89.3 86.3-91.8 55 10.7 8.2-13.7
2500+ grams 747 684 90.5 88.0-92.6 63 9.5 7.4-12.0

*Data from survey question 35. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born. For each item, circle Y (Yes) if it happened to you or circle N (No) if it did not. (It may help to use the calend er.)

~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.

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