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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: Your husband or partner lost his job*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 967 822 83.0 80.0-85.7 145 17.0 14.3-20.0
Age
< 20 years 83 71 85.3 73.9-92.3 12 14.7 7.7-26.1
20-24 years 222 179 78.9 71.9-84.5 43 21.1 15.5-28.1
25-34 years 501 427 82.5 78.1-86.1 74 17.5 13.9-21.9
35+ years 161 145 90.7 84.0-94.8 16 9.3 5.2-16.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 594 517 85.8 82.2-88.9 77 14.2 11.1-17.8
Non-Hispanic Black 205 172 81.9 74.6-87.4 33 18.1 12.6-25.4
Non-Hispanic Other 51 43 81.0 65.6-90.5 8 19.0 9.5-34.4
Latina 111 84 73.2 62.6-81.7 27 26.8 18.3-37.4
Education
< High School 151 125 80.1 71.1-86.9 26 19.9 13.1-28.9
High School 251 204 78.9 72.5-84.2 47 21.1 15.8-27.5
> High School 562 490 86.2 82.5-89.2 72 13.8 10.8-17.5
Marital Status
Married 615 542 87.0 83.6-89.8 73 13.0 10.2-16.4
Other 352 280 77.5 71.9-82.2 72 22.5 17.8-28.1
WIC recipient
No 529 471 87.4 83.6-90.5 58 12.6 9.5-16.4
Yes 434 348 78.9 74.0-83.0 86 21.1 17.0-26.0
Medicaid recipient
No 474 438 90.8 87.0-93.5 36 9.2 6.5-13.0
Yes 493 384 77.0 72.4-81.1 109 23.0 18.9-27.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 284 86.6 82.4-90.0 41 13.4 10.0-17.6
2500+ grams 642 538 82.7 79.4-85.6 104 17.3 14.4-20.6

*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 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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