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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

Where did you hear about folic acid? RADIO OR TELEVISION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1335 828 61.1 57.9-64.3 507 38.9 35.7-42.1
Age
< 20 years 145 116 80.6 71.1-87.6 29 19.4 12.4-28.9
20-24 years 329 208 60.1 53.4-66.5 121 39.9 33.5-46.6
25-34 years 685 400 58.6 54.1-63.1 285 41.4 36.9-45.9
35+ years 176 104 57.4 48.4-66.0 72 42.6 34.0-51.6
Race
White 963 563 57.8 54.0-61.5 400 42.2 38.5-46.0
Black 319 223 69.8 62.6-76.2 96 30.2 23.8-37.4
Other 53 42 80.7 64.7-90.5 11 19.3 9.5-35.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 138 49 34.8 26.0-44.9 89 65.2 55.1-74.0
No 1197 779 64.4 61.0-67.7 418 35.6 32.3-39.0
Education
< High School 253 155 61.5 54.1-68.4 98 38.5 31.6-45.9
High School 365 236 61.3 54.6-67.5 129 38.7 32.5-45.4
> High School 714 434 60.7 56.3-65.0 280 39.3 35.0-43.7
Marital Status
Married 901 544 59.0 55.0-62.8 357 41.0 37.2-45.0
Other 434 284 66.2 60.2-71.7 150 33.8 28.3-39.8
Income
15,999 or less 355 226 63.0 56.4-69.1 129 37.0 30.9-43.6
16,000-24,999 156 91 54.7 44.7-64.4 65 45.3 35.6-55.3
25,000-39,999 185 107 58.3 49.2-66.8 78 41.7 33.2-50.8
40,000 or more 522 316 60.0 54.9-64.9 206 40.0 35.1-45.1
WIC recipient
No 769 474 59.8 55.5-63.9 295 40.2 36.1-44.5
Yes 553 346 62.7 57.6-67.6 207 37.3 32.4-42.4
Medicaid recipient
No 706 439 61.3 56.9-65.5 267 38.7 34.5-43.1
Yes 629 389 61.0 56.0-65.7 240 39.0 34.3-44.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 579 369 63.8 59.9-67.5 210 36.2 32.5-40.1
2500+ grams 756 459 60.9 57.4-64.3 297 39.1 35.7-42.6

#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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