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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You or your husband or partner went to jail

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1335 1292 95.8 93.9-97.1 43 4.2 2.9- 6.1
Age
< 20 years 130 120 91.7 82.8-96.2 10 8.3 3.8-17.2
20-24 years 296 286 96.6 92.6-98.5 10 3.4 1.5- 7.4
25-34 years 689 668 95.5 92.5-97.3 21 4.5 2.7- 7.5
35+ years 220 218 99.3 95.9-99.9 2 0.7 0.1- 4.1
Race
White 975 953 96.9 94.9-98.2 22 3.1 1.8- 5.1
Black 282 265 93.4 88.0-96.4 17 6.6 3.6-12.0
Other 78 74 91.4 73.7-97.6 4 8.6 2.4-26.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 176 174 98.6 91.8-99.8 2 1.4 0.2- 8.2
No 1159 1118 95.3 93.1-96.8 41 4.7 3.2- 6.9
Education
< High School 214 199 91.0 84.0-95.1 15 9.0 4.9-16.0
High School 401 382 94.3 90.2-96.8 19 5.7 3.2- 9.8
> High School 718 709 98.6 96.9-99.4 9 1.4 0.6- 3.1
Marital Status
Married 880 867 98.4 96.9-99.2 13 1.6 0.8- 3.1
Other 455 425 91.9 87.7-94.8 30 8.1 5.2-12.3
Income
14,999 or less 351 328 92.2 87.4-95.3 23 7.8 4.7-12.6
15,000-24,999 175 167 95.7 88.7-98.4 8 4.3 1.6-11.3
25,000-49,999 255 252 97.6 92.4-99.2 3 2.4 0.8- 7.6
50,000 or more 442 440 99.8 99.3- 100 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7
WIC recipient
No 752 742 98.7 96.9-99.5 10 1.3 0.5- 3.1
Yes 573 540 92.5 88.8-95.0 33 7.5 5.0-11.2
Medicaid recipient
No 673 669 99.4 97.7-99.8 4 0.6 0.2- 2.3
Yes 662 623 92.7 89.4-95.1 39 7.3 4.9-10.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 590 571 96.2 94.0-97.6 19 3.8 2.4- 6.0
2500+ grams 745 721 95.8 93.7-97.2 24 4.2 2.8- 6.3

*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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