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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During your most recent pregnancy, were you physically hurt in any way by your husband or partner?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1665 1622 97.2 95.9-98.1 43 2.8 1.9- 4.1
Age
< 20 years 194 188 96.6 90.9-98.8 6 3.4 1.2- 9.1
20-24 years 399 380 95.4 92.0-97.4 19 4.6 2.6- 8.0
25-34 years 841 824 97.5 95.5-98.6 17 2.5 1.4- 4.5
35+ years 231 230 99.9 99.5- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.5
Race
White 1148 1125 97.7 96.2-98.6 23 2.3 1.4- 3.8
Black 444 425 95.4 91.8-97.5 19 4.6 2.5- 8.2
Other 73 72 97.3 83.4-99.6 1 2.7 0.4-16.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 213 204 96.2 91.6-98.3 9 3.8 1.7- 8.4
No 1449 1415 97.4 95.9-98.3 34 2.6 1.7- 4.1
Education
< High School 334 318 94.6 90.5-97.1 16 5.4 2.9- 9.5
High School 455 437 95.6 92.3-97.5 18 4.4 2.5- 7.7
> High School 870 861 99.2 97.9-99.7 9 0.8 0.3- 2.1
Marital Status
Married 1011 1000 99.2 98.1-99.6 11 0.8 0.4- 1.9
Other 654 622 94.4 91.5-96.3 32 5.6 3.7- 8.5
Income
14,999 or less 451 423 92.3 88.3-95.0 28 7.7 5.0-11.7
15,000-24,999 257 248 97.3 93.4-99.0 9 2.7 1.0- 6.6
25,000-49,999 306 304 99.3 95.7-99.9 2 0.7 0.1- 4.3
50,000 or more 542 540 99.9 99.8- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.2
WIC recipient
No 945 939 99.2 97.9-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 2.1
Yes 707 670 94.6 91.9-96.4 37 5.4 3.6- 8.1
Medicaid recipient
No 788 785 99.7 98.6-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.4
Yes 877 837 95.0 92.7-96.6 40 5.0 3.4- 7.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 767 746 97.1 95.6-98.1 21 2.9 1.9- 4.4
2500+ grams 898 876 97.2 95.7-98.1 22 2.8 1.9- 4.3

#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 09JUN09

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