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2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about? PHYSICAL ABUSE TO WOMEN BY THEIR HUSBANDS OR PARTNERS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 937 375 40.8 37.2-44.6 562 59.2 55.4-62.8
Age
< 20 years 46 14 33.3 18.8-52.0 32 66.7 48.0-81.2
20-24 years 204 64 34.9 27.6-43.0 140 65.1 57.0-72.4
25-34 years 528 225 42.0 37.1-47.0 303 58.0 53.0-62.9
35+ years 159 72 48.0 39.3-56.9 87 52.0 43.1-60.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 500 232 47.3 42.3-52.3 268 52.7 47.7-57.7
Non-Hispanic Black 182 61 34.8 27.0-43.6 121 65.2 56.4-73.0
Non-Hispanic Other 54 21 47.0 31.4-63.1 33 53.0 36.9-68.6
Latina 182 55 27.0 20.2-35.1 127 73.0 64.9-79.8
Education
< High School 167 46 30.6 22.7-39.8 121 69.4 60.2-77.3
High School 182 64 35.3 27.6-43.9 118 64.7 56.1-72.4
> High School 587 265 45.8 41.2-50.5 322 54.2 49.5-58.8
Marital Status
Married 572 265 47.2 42.6-51.9 307 52.8 48.1-57.4
Other 365 110 30.8 25.2-36.9 255 69.2 63.1-74.8
WIC recipient
No 536 254 49.5 44.6-54.4 282 50.5 45.6-55.4
Yes 389 115 28.8 23.7-34.6 274 71.2 65.4-76.3
Medicaid recipient
No 569 258 47.1 42.4-51.8 311 52.9 48.2-57.6
Yes 368 117 32.1 26.6-38.1 251 67.9 61.9-73.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 116 34.9 29.8-40.3 209 65.1 59.7-70.2
2500+ grams 612 259 41.3 37.4-45.4 353 58.7 54.6-62.6

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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