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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 1661 841 52.7 49.6-55.9 820 47.3 44.1-50.4
Age
< 20 years 229 34 18.4 12.5-26.3 195 81.6 73.7-87.5
20-24 years 440 142 32.2 26.9-38.1 298 67.8 61.9-73.1
25-34 years 805 526 69.0 64.7-73.0 279 31.0 27.0-35.3
35+ years 187 139 74.8 65.5-82.3 48 25.2 17.7-34.5
Race
White 1128 658 59.2 55.5-62.8 470 40.8 37.2-44.5
Black 474 151 32.2 26.3-38.6 323 67.8 61.4-73.7
Other 59 32 64.7 48.0-78.5 27 35.3 21.5-52.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 177 38 17.3 11.6-24.9 139 82.7 75.1-88.4
No 1482 802 58.1 54.7-61.4 680 41.9 38.6-45.3
Education
< High School 367 49 12.3 8.5-17.5 318 87.7 82.5-91.5
High School 516 184 40.9 35.4-46.7 332 59.1 53.3-64.6
> High School 773 607 80.8 76.9-84.1 166 19.2 15.9-23.1
Marital Status
Married 1048 748 72.5 68.9-75.8 300 27.5 24.2-31.1
Other 613 93 15.7 12.0-20.2 520 84.3 79.8-88.0
Income
15,999 or less 512 66 12.7 9.2-17.2 446 87.3 82.8-90.8
16,000-24,999 183 51 27.4 19.9-36.4 132 72.6 63.6-80.1
25,000-39,999 248 149 63.7 55.5-71.1 99 36.3 28.9-44.5
40,000 or more 558 528 96.0 93.4-97.6 30 4.0 2.4- 6.6
WIC recipient
No 859 707 87.1 83.9-89.8 152 12.9 10.2-16.1
Yes 793 128 15.5 12.5-19.2 665 84.5 80.8-87.5
Medicaid recipient
No 823 823 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 838 18 3.0 1.8- 5.1 820 97.0 94.9-98.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 320 135 38.6 33.9-43.6 185 61.4 56.4-66.1
1500 - 2499 grams 500 217 39.9 35.9-44.1 283 60.1 55.9-64.1
2500+ grams 841 489 53.9 50.5-57.3 352 46.1 42.7-49.5

#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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