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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about ? PHYSICAL ABUSE TO WOMEN BY THEIR HUSBANDS AND PARTNERS*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1620 722 44.2 41.2-47.3 898 55.8 52.7-58.8
Age
< 20 years 186 65 35.1 26.8-44.4 121 64.9 55.6-73.2
20-24 years 386 129 32.3 26.7-38.3 257 67.7 61.7-73.3
25-34 years 821 398 48.8 44.6-53.1 423 51.2 46.9-55.4
35+ years 227 130 59.0 50.8-66.8 97 41.0 33.2-49.2
Race
White 1122 524 45.5 42.0-49.1 598 54.5 50.9-58.0
Black 430 168 39.8 33.6-46.4 262 60.2 53.6-66.4
Other 68 30 46.3 32.4-60.8 38 53.7 39.2-67.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 200 53 23.6 17.4-31.1 147 76.4 68.9-82.6
No 1417 667 48.2 44.9-51.5 750 51.8 48.5-55.1
Education
< High School 316 84 26.7 21.0-33.4 232 73.3 66.6-79.0
High School 444 179 38.7 33.1-44.5 265 61.3 55.5-66.9
> High School 854 457 55.1 51.0-59.2 397 44.9 40.8-49.0
Marital Status
Married 991 508 51.3 47.5-55.1 483 48.7 44.9-52.5
Other 629 214 34.2 29.5-39.2 415 65.8 60.8-70.5
Income
14,999 or less 425 133 30.2 24.9-36.2 292 69.8 63.8-75.1
15,000-24,999 251 95 37.8 30.5-45.7 156 62.2 54.3-69.5
25,000-49,999 300 134 46.7 39.7-53.8 166 53.3 46.2-60.3
50,000 or more 537 325 60.8 55.6-65.7 212 39.2 34.3-44.4
WIC recipient
No 927 504 56.0 51.9-59.9 423 44.0 40.1-48.1
Yes 686 215 29.8 25.6-34.3 471 70.2 65.7-74.4
Medicaid recipient
No 776 447 57.9 53.6-62.1 329 42.1 37.9-46.4
Yes 844 275 32.6 28.7-36.8 569 67.4 63.2-71.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 741 316 40.8 37.4-44.3 425 59.2 55.7-62.6
2500+ grams 879 406 44.5 41.3-47.9 473 55.5 52.1-58.7

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

#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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