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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Someone very close to you had a bad problem with drinking or drugs*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1653 1449 87.5 85.3-89.5 204 12.5 10.5-14.7
Age
< 20 years 194 152 77.7 69.1-84.4 42 22.3 15.6-30.9
20-24 years 393 337 87.2 82.5-90.9 56 12.8 9.1-17.5
25-34 years 835 747 89.4 86.3-91.8 88 10.6 8.2-13.7
35+ years 231 213 90.7 84.4-94.6 18 9.3 5.4-15.6
Race
White 1140 1014 88.8 86.3-90.9 126 11.2 9.1-13.7
Black 440 369 83.0 77.4-87.3 71 17.0 12.7-22.6
Other 73 66 90.7 77.7-96.5 7 9.3 3.5-22.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 206 191 91.6 85.8-95.2 15 8.4 4.8-14.2
No 1444 1255 86.7 84.3-88.9 189 13.3 11.1-15.7
Education
< High School 330 276 86.0 80.6-90.1 54 14.0 9.9-19.4
High School 448 379 83.6 78.6-87.6 69 16.4 12.4-21.4
> High School 869 788 90.4 87.6-92.7 81 9.6 7.3-12.4
Marital Status
Married 1009 940 93.9 91.9-95.5 69 6.1 4.5- 8.1
Other 644 509 78.5 74.1-82.4 135 21.5 17.6-25.9
Income
14,999 or less 441 345 79.4 74.0-83.9 96 20.6 16.1-26.0
15,000-24,999 257 222 83.0 76.0-88.2 35 17.0 11.8-24.0
25,000-49,999 306 273 89.2 83.8-92.9 33 10.8 7.1-16.2
50,000 or more 541 512 95.2 92.6-97.0 29 4.8 3.0- 7.4
WIC recipient
No 942 871 92.7 90.3-94.6 71 7.3 5.4- 9.7
Yes 698 568 81.2 77.2-84.7 130 18.8 15.3-22.8
Medicaid recipient
No 786 741 94.0 91.5-95.8 45 6.0 4.2- 8.5
Yes 867 708 82.1 78.6-85.2 159 17.9 14.8-21.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 761 658 85.8 83.1-88.1 103 14.2 11.9-16.9
2500+ grams 892 791 87.7 85.3-89.8 101 12.3 10.2-14.7

*Data from survey question 35. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born.

#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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