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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Your husband or partner said he didn't want you to be pregnant*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1156 1056 91.0 88.8-92.8 100 9.0 7.2-11.2
Age
< 20 years 120 99 83.6 74.0-90.1 21 16.4 9.9-26.0
20-24 years 265 240 90.1 85.0-93.5 25 9.9 6.5-15.0
25-34 years 593 549 91.8 88.6-94.2 44 8.2 5.8-11.4
35+ years 178 168 95.7 90.8-98.1 10 4.3 1.9- 9.2
Race
White 836 777 92.9 90.6-94.7 59 7.1 5.3- 9.4
Black 267 231 85.9 79.5-90.5 36 14.1 9.5-20.5
Other 53 48 87.0 71.0-94.8 5 13.0 5.2-29.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 130 91.3 84.9-95.2 15 8.7 4.8-15.1
No 1011 926 90.9 88.5-92.9 85 9.1 7.1-11.5
Education
< High School 195 170 89.9 83.7-93.9 25 10.1 6.1-16.3
High School 317 277 86.3 81.2-90.2 40 13.7 9.8-18.8
> High School 640 606 94.1 91.4-96.0 34 5.9 4.0- 8.6
Marital Status
Married 710 677 94.4 91.9-96.1 33 5.6 3.9- 8.1
Other 446 379 86.3 82.1-89.7 67 13.7 10.3-17.9
Income
14,999 or less 212 177 83.2 76.2-88.5 35 16.8 11.5-23.8
15,000-24,999 271 242 90.3 85.4-93.6 29 9.7 6.4-14.6
25,000-49,999 236 216 90.9 85.2-94.5 20 9.1 5.5-14.8
50,000 or more 378 367 96.3 93.0-98.0 11 3.7 2.0- 7.0
WIC recipient
No 618 587 94.8 92.2-96.6 31 5.2 3.4- 7.8
Yes 536 468 87.3 83.6-90.3 68 12.7 9.7-16.4
Medicaid recipient
No 578 552 94.8 92.1-96.6 26 5.2 3.4- 7.9
Yes 578 504 87.6 84.0-90.5 74 12.4 9.5-16.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 396 356 89.1 85.5-91.9 40 10.9 8.1-14.5
2500+ grams 760 700 91.1 88.7-93.1 60 8.9 6.9-11.3

*Data from survey question 33. This question is about things that may have happened during the 12 months before your new baby was born.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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