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2001 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 228 208 93.2 87.2-96.5 20 6.8 3.5-12.8
Age
< 20 years 33 22 71.3 46.9-87.5 11 28.7 12.5-53.1
20-24 years 53 48 94.4 79.6-98.7 5 5.6 1.3-20.4
25-34 years 101 97 97.7 89.3-99.5 4 2.3 0.5-10.7
35+ years 41 41 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 154 142 91.4 83.2-95.8 12 8.6 4.2-16.8
Black 61 53 97.0 93.2-98.7 8 3.0 1.3- 6.8
Other 13 13 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 24 22 92.1 64.4-98.7 2 7.9 1.3-35.6
No 203 185 93.3 86.9-96.7 18 6.7 3.3-13.1
Education
< High School 57 46 81.6 63.2-91.9 11 18.4 8.1-36.8
High School 61 54 94.8 83.3-98.5 7 5.2 1.5-16.7
> High School 107 105 98.2 89.5-99.7 2 1.8 0.3-10.5
Marital Status
Married 121 114 95.3 86.5-98.5 7 4.7 1.5-13.5
Other 107 94 90.7 80.0-96.0 13 9.3 4.0-20.0
Income
15,999 or less 73 64 89.3 74.8-95.9 9 10.7 4.1-25.2
16,000-24,999 22 19 84.5 49.4-96.8 3 15.5 3.2-50.6
25,000-39,999 29 27 92.7 64.7-98.9 2 7.3 1.1-35.3
40,000 or more 78 76 96.8 83.3-99.5 2 3.2 0.5-16.7
WIC recipient
No 134 126 97.5 90.9-99.4 8 2.5 0.6- 9.1
Yes 94 82 86.5 73.6-93.7 12 13.5 6.3-26.4
Medicaid recipient
No 114 111 97.9 89.1-99.6 3 2.1 0.4-10.9
Yes 114 97 87.3 75.8-93.8 17 12.7 6.2-24.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 52 46 87.6 76.3-93.9 6 12.4 6.1-23.7
1500 - 2499 grams 69 61 87.3 76.9-93.5 8 12.7 6.5-23.1
2500+ grams 107 101 93.8 86.8-97.2 6 6.2 2.8-13.2

#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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