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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Which of the following things would cause you to take a multivitamin? IT WAS GOOD FOR MY GENERAL HEALTH

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1823 545 30.4 27.7-33.3 1278 69.6 66.7-72.3
Age
< 20 years 230 94 35.7 27.8-44.4 136 64.3 55.6-72.2
20-24 years 485 170 34.7 29.3-40.6 315 65.3 59.4-70.7
25-34 years 895 227 26.9 23.2-30.9 668 73.1 69.1-76.8
35+ years 213 54 29.4 21.8-38.4 159 70.6 61.6-78.2
Race
White 1217 357 30.3 27.1-33.7 860 69.7 66.3-72.9
Black 548 164 29.7 24.3-35.7 384 70.3 64.3-75.7
Other 58 24 40.7 24.9-58.7 34 59.3 41.3-75.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 47 31.6 23.0-41.6 102 68.4 58.4-77.0
No 1673 498 30.3 27.5-33.4 1175 69.7 66.6-72.5
Education
< High School 396 147 37.1 31.0-43.7 249 62.9 56.3-69.0
High School 599 200 34.7 29.8-40.0 399 65.3 60.0-70.2
> High School 826 196 23.8 20.2-27.8 630 76.2 72.2-79.8
Marital Status
Married 1164 327 28.8 25.5-32.3 837 71.2 67.7-74.5
Other 659 218 33.7 28.8-38.9 441 66.3 61.1-71.2
Income
15,999 or less 540 208 39.4 33.9-45.3 332 60.6 54.7-66.1
16,000-24,999 247 75 30.0 23.0-38.0 172 70.0 62.0-77.0
25,000-39,999 263 73 29.9 23.2-37.6 190 70.1 62.4-76.8
40,000 or more 613 131 22.4 18.4-27.0 482 77.6 73.0-81.6
WIC recipient
No 981 254 25.8 22.3-29.6 727 74.2 70.4-77.7
Yes 837 288 35.1 30.9-39.5 549 64.9 60.5-69.1
Medicaid recipient
No 896 228 26.3 22.8-30.2 668 73.7 69.8-77.2
Yes 927 317 34.5 30.5-38.8 610 65.5 61.2-69.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 361 108 30.0 25.9-34.5 253 70.0 65.5-74.1
1500 - 2499 grams 572 171 30.4 26.8-34.2 401 69.6 65.8-73.2
2500+ grams 890 266 30.4 27.5-33.6 624 69.6 66.4-72.5

#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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