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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ABUSE

During the 12 months before you got pregnant, 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 1376 1320 96.0 94.6-97.1 56 4.0 2.9- 5.4
Age
< 20 years 150 140 94.0 87.7-97.2 10 6.0 2.8-12.3
20-24 years 325 304 92.3 88.0-95.1 21 7.7 4.9-12.0
25-34 years 690 670 97.6 95.8-98.6 20 2.4 1.4- 4.2
35+ years 211 206 98.3 95.0-99.4 5 1.7 0.6- 5.0
Race
White 974 936 96.5 95.0-97.6 38 3.5 2.4- 5.0
Black 334 318 93.9 89.6-96.5 16 6.1 3.5-10.4
Other 68 66 97.8 89.0-99.6 2 2.2 0.4-11.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 195 186 96.2 92.0-98.3 9 3.8 1.7- 8.0
No 1180 1133 96.0 94.4-97.1 47 4.0 2.9- 5.6
Education
< High School 271 254 94.4 90.3-96.8 17 5.6 3.2- 9.7
High School 379 356 94.1 90.6-96.3 23 5.9 3.7- 9.4
> High School 722 706 97.8 96.1-98.8 16 2.2 1.2- 3.9
Marital Status
Married 832 810 97.6 96.1-98.6 22 2.4 1.4- 3.9
Other 544 510 93.7 90.8-95.7 34 6.3 4.3- 9.2
Income
14,999 or less 383 361 95.1 91.8-97.1 22 4.9 2.9- 8.2
15,000-24,999 177 169 94.7 89.0-97.5 8 5.3 2.5-11.0
25,000-49,999 265 252 95.6 91.8-97.7 13 4.4 2.3- 8.2
50,000 or more 441 433 98.2 95.9-99.2 8 1.8 0.8- 4.1
WIC recipient
No 742 726 98.0 96.4-98.9 16 2.0 1.1- 3.6
Yes 626 586 93.8 91.2-95.7 40 6.2 4.3- 8.8
Medicaid recipient
No 639 630 98.5 96.9-99.3 9 1.5 0.7- 3.1
Yes 737 690 93.9 91.6-95.7 47 6.1 4.3- 8.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 452 428 94.5 92.0-96.3 24 5.5 3.7- 8.0
2500+ grams 924 892 96.1 94.6-97.3 32 3.9 2.7- 5.4

#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 20MAY10

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