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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1334 1250 93.5 91.7-95.0 84 6.5 5.0- 8.3
Age
< 20 years 145 138 94.5 86.9-97.8 7 5.5 2.2-13.1
20-24 years 328 309 93.6 89.4-96.2 19 6.4 3.8-10.6
25-34 years 685 638 93.3 90.7-95.3 47 6.7 4.7- 9.3
35+ years 176 165 93.4 87.3-96.7 11 6.6 3.3-12.7
Race
White 962 898 93.4 91.2-95.0 64 6.6 5.0- 8.8
Black 319 302 94.0 89.1-96.7 17 6.0 3.3-10.9
Other 53 50 94.1 80.2-98.4 3 5.9 1.6-19.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 138 133 96.5 90.2-98.8 5 3.5 1.2- 9.8
No 1196 1117 93.2 91.2-94.7 79 6.8 5.3- 8.8
Education
< High School 253 245 97.2 93.4-98.8 8 2.8 1.2- 6.6
High School 364 348 94.1 89.8-96.6 16 5.9 3.4-10.2
> High School 714 654 91.8 89.0-93.9 60 8.2 6.1-11.0
Marital Status
Married 900 837 92.6 90.2-94.4 63 7.4 5.6- 9.8
Other 434 413 95.7 92.4-97.5 21 4.3 2.5- 7.6
Income
15,999 or less 354 337 94.6 90.6-96.9 17 5.4 3.1- 9.4
16,000-24,999 156 150 96.4 90.4-98.7 6 3.6 1.3- 9.6
25,000-39,999 185 173 94.9 89.4-97.6 12 5.1 2.4-10.6
40,000 or more 522 477 91.2 87.8-93.7 45 8.8 6.3-12.2
WIC recipient
No 768 711 92.2 89.5-94.2 57 7.8 5.8-10.5
Yes 553 527 95.6 92.9-97.3 26 4.4 2.7- 7.1
Medicaid recipient
No 706 646 91.8 89.0-93.9 60 8.2 6.1-11.0
Yes 628 604 95.7 93.1-97.4 24 4.3 2.6- 6.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 579 545 94.4 92.3-96.0 34 5.6 4.0- 7.7
2500+ grams 755 705 93.4 91.5-95.0 50 6.6 5.0- 8.5

#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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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