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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INFANT STATUS

Is your baby alive now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1542 51 0.9 0.6- 1.5 1491 99.1 98.5-99.4
Age
< 20 years 199 5 1.4 0.3- 5.3 194 98.6 94.7-99.7
20-24 years 403 14 0.6 0.4- 1.1 389 99.4 98.9-99.6
25-34 years 752 32 1.2 0.6- 2.2 720 98.8 97.8-99.4
35+ years 188 0 0.0 . - . 188 100 . - .
Race
White 1060 30 0.7 0.4- 1.3 1030 99.3 98.7-99.6
Black 408 20 1.8 0.9- 3.6 388 98.2 96.4-99.1
Other 74 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 73 99.8 98.6- 100
Hispanic origin
Yes 162 7 0.8 0.4- 1.6 155 99.2 98.4-99.6
No 1380 44 0.9 0.6- 1.5 1336 99.1 98.5-99.4
Education
< High School 346 11 1.6 0.6- 3.9 335 98.4 96.1-99.4
High School 440 17 1.1 0.5- 2.4 423 98.9 97.6-99.5
> High School 753 23 0.5 0.3- 0.7 730 99.5 99.3-99.7
Marital Status
Married 979 28 0.4 0.3- 0.6 951 99.6 99.4-99.7
Other 563 23 1.9 1.0- 3.6 540 98.1 96.4-99.0
Income
15,999 or less 462 15 1.4 0.7- 3.2 447 98.6 96.8-99.3
16,000-24,999 171 9 0.9 0.5- 1.7 162 99.1 98.3-99.5
25,000-39,999 206 6 1.3 0.3- 5.5 200 98.7 94.5-99.7
40,000 or more 550 14 0.4 0.2- 0.6 536 99.6 99.4-99.8
WIC recipient
No 837 30 0.8 0.4- 1.4 807 99.2 98.6-99.6
Yes 692 21 1.1 0.5- 2.3 671 98.9 97.7-99.5
Medicaid recipient
No 756 19 0.6 0.3- 1.4 737 99.4 98.6-99.7
Yes 786 32 1.3 0.7- 2.2 754 98.7 97.8-99.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 692 48 7.0 5.3- 9.1 644 93.0 90.9-94.7
2500+ grams 850 3 0.4 0.1- 1.2 847 99.6 98.8-99.9

#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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