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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? WITHDRAWAL

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1445 1329 92.2 90.2-93.8 116 7.8 6.2- 9.8
Age
< 20 years 195 179 92.9 86.2-96.5 16 7.1 3.5-13.8
20-24 years 389 360 91.7 87.2-94.8 29 8.3 5.2-12.8
25-34 years 712 648 91.5 88.5-93.7 64 8.5 6.3-11.5
35+ years 149 142 96.1 89.5-98.6 7 3.9 1.4-10.5
Race
White 983 905 92.7 90.4-94.5 78 7.3 5.5- 9.6
Black 414 379 90.8 85.7-94.2 35 9.2 5.8-14.3
Other 48 45 92.3 75.6-97.9 3 7.7 2.1-24.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 147 94.3 88.2-97.3 10 5.7 2.7-11.8
No 1287 1181 91.9 89.7-93.6 106 8.1 6.4-10.3
Education
< High School 313 296 94.4 90.0-97.0 17 5.6 3.0-10.0
High School 458 419 91.7 87.6-94.6 39 8.3 5.4-12.4
> High School 671 612 91.6 88.6-93.9 59 8.4 6.1-11.4
Marital Status
Married 932 851 92.1 89.7-94.0 81 7.9 6.0-10.3
Other 513 478 92.5 88.4-95.2 35 7.5 4.8-11.6
Income
15,999 or less 444 409 92.1 87.8-95.0 35 7.9 5.0-12.2
16,000-24,999 162 151 92.3 85.1-96.2 11 7.7 3.8-14.9
25,000-39,999 221 203 91.3 85.0-95.1 18 8.7 4.9-15.0
40,000 or more 484 437 91.8 88.4-94.3 47 8.2 5.7-11.6
WIC recipient
No 732 665 91.7 88.8-93.9 67 8.3 6.1-11.2
Yes 704 656 92.6 89.6-94.8 48 7.4 5.2-10.4
Medicaid recipient
No 718 654 92.0 89.2-94.1 64 8.0 5.9-10.8
Yes 727 675 92.4 89.3-94.7 52 7.6 5.3-10.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 270 244 90.4 86.7-93.2 26 9.6 6.8-13.3
1500 - 2499 grams 434 403 93.2 90.6-95.2 31 6.8 4.8- 9.4
2500+ grams 741 682 92.2 90.0-93.9 59 7.8 6.1-10.0

#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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