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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INJURY PREVENTION

Listed below are some things about safety. For each thing circle Y (Yes) if it applies to you or circle N (No) if it does not. THERE ARE LOADED GUNS, RIFLES, OR OTHER FIREARMS IN MY HOME

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1668 1538 92.4 90.6-93.8 130 7.6 6.2- 9.4
Age
< 20 years 204 197 98.6 95.6-99.6 7 1.4 0.4- 4.4
20-24 years 437 404 92.7 88.8-95.3 33 7.3 4.7-11.2
25-34 years 828 749 90.3 87.4-92.6 79 9.7 7.4-12.6
35+ years 199 188 93.4 87.3-96.7 11 6.6 3.3-12.7
Race
White 1141 1037 91.1 88.8-92.9 104 8.9 7.1-11.2
Black 475 453 96.8 93.7-98.4 22 3.2 1.6- 6.3
Other 52 48 88.8 71.5-96.1 4 11.2 3.9-28.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 140 137 96.4 89.6-98.8 3 3.6 1.2-10.4
No 1527 1400 91.9 89.9-93.4 127 8.1 6.6-10.1
Education
< High School 359 339 95.2 91.4-97.4 20 4.8 2.6- 8.6
High School 543 504 92.8 89.4-95.2 39 7.2 4.8-10.6
> High School 765 694 90.5 87.5-92.8 71 9.5 7.2-12.5
Marital Status
Married 1092 994 90.9 88.6-92.8 98 9.1 7.2-11.4
Other 576 544 95.2 92.3-97.1 32 4.8 2.9- 7.7
Income
15,999 or less 486 465 95.7 92.5-97.6 21 4.3 2.4- 7.5
16,000-24,999 226 216 97.2 93.1-98.9 10 2.8 1.1- 6.9
25,000-39,999 246 219 88.3 82.0-92.6 27 11.7 7.4-18.0
40,000 or more 569 506 89.0 85.4-91.9 63 11.0 8.1-14.6
WIC recipient
No 908 816 89.5 86.6-91.8 92 10.5 8.2-13.4
Yes 755 718 95.7 93.4-97.2 37 4.3 2.8- 6.6
Medicaid recipient
No 833 744 89.0 86.0-91.4 89 11.0 8.6-14.0
Yes 835 794 95.8 93.6-97.2 41 4.2 2.8- 6.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 256 242 94.6 91.5-96.6 14 5.4 3.4- 8.5
1500 - 2499 grams 544 496 91.2 88.6-93.3 48 8.8 6.7-11.4
2500+ grams 868 800 92.4 90.5-94.0 68 7.6 6.0- 9.5

#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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