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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 1650 112 7.1 5.7- 8.9 1538 92.9 91.1-94.3
Age
< 20 years 228 3 1.9 0.5- 6.9 225 98.1 93.1-99.5
20-24 years 439 11 2.6 1.3- 5.5 428 97.4 94.5-98.7
25-34 years 796 69 9.3 7.1-12.2 727 90.7 87.8-92.9
35+ years 187 29 15.6 10.0-23.4 158 84.4 76.6-90.0
Race
White 1121 87 7.7 6.0- 9.8 1034 92.3 90.2-94.0
Black 470 10 2.0 0.8- 4.9 460 98.0 95.1-99.2
Other 59 15 32.3 19.2-48.8 44 67.7 51.2-80.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 176 10 5.4 2.5-11.1 166 94.6 88.9-97.5
No 1472 102 7.4 5.9- 9.3 1370 92.6 90.7-94.1
Education
< High School 365 9 3.3 1.5- 6.9 356 96.7 93.1-98.5
High School 514 18 3.7 2.1- 6.5 496 96.3 93.5-97.9
> High School 766 85 11.3 8.8-14.4 681 88.7 85.6-91.2
Marital Status
Married 1039 103 10.0 8.0-12.5 936 90.0 87.5-92.0
Other 611 9 1.8 0.8- 4.1 602 98.2 95.9-99.2
Income
15,999 or less 507 9 3.0 1.5- 6.1 498 97.0 93.9-98.5
16,000-24,999 183 3 1.0 0.2- 4.7 180 99.0 95.3-99.8
25,000-39,999 248 12 5.0 2.5- 9.8 236 95.0 90.2-97.5
40,000 or more 556 83 14.7 11.5-18.6 473 85.3 81.4-88.5
WIC recipient
No 855 102 12.5 9.9-15.5 753 87.5 84.5-90.1
Yes 787 8 1.2 0.5- 2.7 779 98.8 97.3-99.5
Medicaid recipient
No 818 100 12.2 9.8-15.3 718 87.8 84.7-90.2
Yes 832 12 1.8 0.9- 3.6 820 98.2 96.4-99.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 319 19 5.4 3.6- 8.1 300 94.6 91.9-96.4
1500 - 2499 grams 497 25 4.5 3.1- 6.5 472 95.5 93.5-96.9
2500+ grams 834 68 7.4 5.8- 9.3 766 92.6 90.7-94.2

#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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