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2002 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? NORPLANT

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1332 1325 99.6 98.9-99.8 7 0.4 0.2- 1.1
Age
< 20 years 173 172 99.9 99.2- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
20-24 years 350 348 99.5 97.0-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 3.0
25-34 years 645 642 99.7 98.6-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.4
35+ years 164 163 99.1 93.9-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.1
Race
White 927 922 99.5 98.5-99.8 5 0.5 0.2- 1.5
Black 351 349 99.8 99.4- 100 2 0.2 0.0- 0.6
Other 54 54 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 139 137 98.8 93.1-99.8 2 1.2 0.2- 6.9
No 1193 1188 99.7 99.0-99.9 5 0.3 0.1- 1.0
Education
< High School 292 289 99.3 96.7-99.9 3 0.7 0.1- 3.3
High School 391 389 99.9 99.7- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3
> High School 646 644 99.5 98.1-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
Marital Status
Married 845 842 99.6 98.6-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4
Other 487 483 99.5 98.0-99.9 4 0.5 0.1- 2.0
Income
15,999 or less 388 386 99.9 99.5- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.5
16,000-24,999 153 152 99.9 99.4- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
25,000-39,999 195 193 98.4 93.8-99.6 2 1.6 0.4- 6.2
40,000 or more 476 476 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 730 727 99.7 98.7-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.3
Yes 592 588 99.4 97.9-99.8 4 0.6 0.2- 2.1
Medicaid recipient
No 658 655 99.7 98.7-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.3
Yes 674 670 99.4 98.1-99.8 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 580 576 99.2 98.0-99.7 4 0.8 0.3- 2.0
2500+ grams 752 749 99.6 98.8-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2

#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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