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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 1646 252 15.6 13.4-18.1 1394 84.4 81.9-86.6
Age
< 20 years 228 39 19.7 13.6-27.7 189 80.3 72.3-86.4
20-24 years 433 84 18.9 14.4-24.3 349 81.1 75.7-85.6
25-34 years 801 115 14.0 11.2-17.5 686 86.0 82.5-88.8
35+ years 184 14 9.0 4.7-16.5 170 91.0 83.5-95.3
Race
White 1114 146 13.4 11.0-16.2 968 86.6 83.8-89.0
Black 472 85 19.0 14.3-24.9 387 81.0 75.1-85.7
Other 60 21 35.6 22.1-51.9 39 64.4 48.1-77.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 42 24.7 17.3-33.9 122 75.3 66.1-82.7
No 1480 209 14.3 12.1-16.8 1271 85.7 83.2-87.9
Education
< High School 358 87 22.8 17.4-29.1 271 77.2 70.9-82.6
High School 511 78 16.7 12.7-21.7 433 83.3 78.3-87.3
> High School 772 84 10.7 8.2-13.9 688 89.3 86.1-91.8
Marital Status
Married 1040 125 12.0 9.7-14.7 915 88.0 85.3-90.3
Other 606 127 22.5 18.1-27.6 479 77.5 72.4-81.9
Income
15,999 or less 505 107 22.5 17.7-28.0 398 77.5 72.0-82.3
16,000-24,999 181 37 25.4 17.8-34.9 144 74.6 65.1-82.2
25,000-39,999 249 32 10.7 6.6-16.7 217 89.3 83.3-93.4
40,000 or more 558 39 5.9 3.9- 8.6 519 94.1 91.4-96.1
WIC recipient
No 858 95 9.9 7.7-12.8 763 90.1 87.2-92.3
Yes 779 156 21.6 17.9-25.9 623 78.4 74.1-82.1
Medicaid recipient
No 821 80 9.4 7.2-12.3 741 90.6 87.7-92.8
Yes 825 172 22.2 18.5-26.4 653 77.8 73.6-81.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 318 48 15.9 12.5-20.0 270 84.1 80.0-87.5
1500 - 2499 grams 496 82 16.7 13.7-20.2 414 83.3 79.8-86.3
2500+ grams 832 122 15.5 13.1-18.2 710 84.5 81.8-86.9

#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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