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2007 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 1656 1578 95.6 94.2-96.8 78 4.4 3.2- 5.8
Age
< 20 years 195 178 89.6 82.4-94.0 17 10.4 6.0-17.6
20-24 years 394 361 92.3 88.3-95.1 33 7.7 4.9-11.7
25-34 years 836 811 98.2 96.8-99.0 25 1.8 1.0- 3.2
35+ years 231 228 98.1 93.0-99.5 3 1.9 0.5- 7.0
Race
White 1141 1103 96.8 95.2-97.9 38 3.2 2.1- 4.8
Black 442 403 91.8 87.5-94.7 39 8.2 5.3-12.5
Other 73 72 97.3 83.4-99.6 1 2.7 0.4-16.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 206 203 98.5 94.7-99.6 3 1.5 0.4- 5.3
No 1447 1373 95.2 93.5-96.5 74 4.8 3.5- 6.5
Education
< High School 330 303 93.0 88.7-95.8 27 7.0 4.2-11.3
High School 450 422 93.6 90.0-96.0 28 6.4 4.0-10.0
> High School 870 847 97.9 96.3-98.8 23 2.1 1.2- 3.7
Marital Status
Married 1010 986 98.2 96.8-99.0 24 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Other 646 592 92.0 88.9-94.4 54 8.0 5.6-11.1
Income
14,999 or less 443 401 90.0 85.7-93.1 42 10.0 6.9-14.3
15,000-24,999 257 240 95.5 91.0-97.8 17 4.5 2.2- 9.0
25,000-49,999 306 299 97.9 94.6-99.2 7 2.1 0.8- 5.4
50,000 or more 541 534 99.2 97.5-99.7 7 0.8 0.3- 2.5
WIC recipient
No 943 921 97.8 96.2-98.8 22 2.2 1.2- 3.8
Yes 700 645 92.9 90.0-94.9 55 7.1 5.1-10.0
Medicaid recipient
No 787 777 98.7 97.2-99.4 10 1.3 0.6- 2.8
Yes 869 801 93.0 90.5-94.9 68 7.0 5.1- 9.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 762 717 93.5 91.5-95.1 45 6.5 4.9- 8.5
2500+ grams 894 861 95.8 94.2-97.0 33 4.2 3.0- 5.8

*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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