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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1576 1462 92.1 90.2-93.7 114 7.9 6.3- 9.8
Age
< 20 years 200 186 92.8 86.2-96.4 14 7.2 3.6-13.8
20-24 years 428 394 90.3 86.0-93.4 34 9.7 6.6-14.0
25-34 years 767 714 92.9 90.1-94.9 53 7.1 5.1- 9.9
35+ years 181 168 92.7 86.3-96.3 13 7.3 3.7-13.7
Race
White 1062 983 92.3 90.0-94.0 79 7.7 6.0-10.0
Black 465 435 91.4 86.6-94.6 30 8.6 5.4-13.4
Other 49 44 95.4 80.8-99.1 5 4.6 0.9-19.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 126 116 93.3 86.0-97.0 10 6.7 3.0-14.0
No 1449 1345 92.0 89.9-93.7 104 8.0 6.3-10.1
Education
< High School 348 322 92.3 87.6-95.3 26 7.7 4.7-12.4
High School 524 491 93.4 90.0-95.7 33 6.6 4.3-10.0
> High School 703 648 91.1 88.0-93.5 55 8.9 6.5-12.0
Marital Status
Married 1020 958 93.5 91.3-95.2 62 6.5 4.8- 8.7
Other 556 504 89.3 85.2-92.4 52 10.7 7.6-14.8
Income
15,999 or less 467 429 91.8 87.7-94.6 38 8.2 5.4-12.3
16,000-24,999 225 212 92.7 86.9-96.1 13 7.3 3.9-13.1
25,000-39,999 232 216 91.2 85.1-94.9 16 8.8 5.1-14.9
40,000 or more 523 484 92.4 89.0-94.8 39 7.6 5.2-11.0
WIC recipient
No 849 787 91.9 89.1-94.0 62 8.1 6.0-10.9
Yes 723 671 92.4 89.4-94.6 52 7.6 5.4-10.6
Medicaid recipient
No 770 720 93.1 90.5-95.0 50 6.9 5.0- 9.5
Yes 806 742 91.2 88.1-93.5 64 8.8 6.5-11.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 279 260 92.8 89.4-95.2 19 7.2 4.8-10.6
1500 - 2499 grams 492 461 93.7 91.3-95.5 31 6.3 4.5- 8.7
2500+ grams 805 741 92.0 89.9-93.7 64 8.0 6.3-10.1

#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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