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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL STRESS

Stressful Event: You lost your job even though you wanted to go on working*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 968 867 89.1 86.6-91.3 101 10.9 8.7-13.4
Age
< 20 years 83 76 90.7 80.7-95.8 7 9.3 4.2-19.3
20-24 years 222 188 83.5 77.1-88.5 34 16.5 11.5-22.9
25-34 years 503 458 90.9 87.5-93.4 45 9.1 6.6-12.5
35+ years 160 145 91.7 84.2-95.8 15 8.3 4.2-15.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 594 547 90.9 87.6-93.3 47 9.1 6.7-12.4
Non-Hispanic Black 203 172 86.4 80.0-90.9 31 13.6 9.1-20.0
Non-Hispanic Other 51 46 91.0 77.3-96.8 5 9.0 3.2-22.7
Latina 114 97 86.2 77.3-91.9 17 13.8 8.1-22.7
Education
< High School 154 133 87.9 80.3-92.8 21 12.1 7.2-19.7
High School 250 222 86.8 81.2-91.0 28 13.2 9.0-18.8
> High School 561 509 90.7 87.5-93.2 52 9.3 6.8-12.5
Marital Status
Married 616 571 92.9 90.1-94.9 45 7.1 5.1- 9.9
Other 352 296 83.9 79.0-87.9 56 16.1 12.1-21.0
WIC recipient
No 527 495 94.0 90.9-96.0 32 6.0 4.0- 9.1
Yes 437 369 84.7 80.5-88.2 68 15.3 11.8-19.5
Medicaid recipient
No 474 459 97.0 94.6-98.3 15 3.0 1.7- 5.4
Yes 494 408 83.0 78.8-86.5 86 17.0 13.5-21.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 289 88.3 84.2-91.5 36 11.7 8.5-15.8
2500+ grams 643 578 89.2 86.4-91.5 65 10.8 8.5-13.6

*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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