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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, did anyone else physically hurt you in any way?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1662 1629 98.1 97.0-98.8 33 1.9 1.2- 3.0
Age
< 20 years 194 189 97.8 92.7-99.3 5 2.2 0.7- 7.3
20-24 years 398 386 97.8 95.1-99.0 12 2.2 1.0- 4.9
25-34 years 840 826 98.0 96.2-99.0 14 2.0 1.0- 3.8
35+ years 230 228 99.3 95.9-99.9 2 0.7 0.1- 4.1
Race
White 1146 1131 98.9 97.8-99.5 15 1.1 0.5- 2.2
Black 443 426 95.5 91.7-97.6 17 4.5 2.4- 8.3
Other 73 72 98.1 87.9-99.7 1 1.9 0.3-12.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 211 206 98.4 94.8-99.5 5 1.6 0.5- 5.2
No 1448 1420 98.0 96.8-98.8 28 2.0 1.2- 3.2
Education
< High School 334 324 96.5 92.8-98.3 10 3.5 1.7- 7.2
High School 453 442 97.6 94.9-98.9 11 2.4 1.1- 5.1
> High School 869 857 99.0 97.8-99.6 12 1.0 0.4- 2.2
Marital Status
Married 1009 1000 99.3 98.3-99.7 9 0.7 0.3- 1.7
Other 653 629 96.4 94.0-97.9 24 3.6 2.1- 6.0
Income
14,999 or less 450 433 96.5 93.5-98.2 17 3.5 1.8- 6.5
15,000-24,999 257 249 96.4 91.9-98.4 8 3.6 1.6- 8.1
25,000-49,999 306 303 99.8 99.4-99.9 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6
50,000 or more 541 539 99.7 98.2-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.8
WIC recipient
No 944 935 99.1 97.8-99.6 9 0.9 0.4- 2.2
Yes 705 682 97.1 95.1-98.3 23 2.9 1.7- 4.9
Medicaid recipient
No 786 782 99.6 98.6-99.9 4 0.4 0.1- 1.4
Yes 876 847 96.8 94.9-98.0 29 3.2 2.0- 5.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 767 749 97.5 96.1-98.4 18 2.5 1.6- 3.9
2500+ grams 895 880 98.1 96.9-98.9 15 1.9 1.1- 3.1

#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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