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2002 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 1520 708 47.4 44.3-50.5 812 52.6 49.5-55.7
Age
< 20 years 195 57 29.4 21.7-38.5 138 70.6 61.5-78.3
20-24 years 392 136 32.4 26.9-38.4 256 67.6 61.6-73.1
25-34 years 746 395 54.1 49.7-58.4 351 45.9 41.6-50.3
35+ years 187 120 68.7 60.0-76.2 67 31.3 23.8-40.0
Race
White 1046 561 53.4 49.8-57.1 485 46.6 42.9-50.2
Black 403 106 24.6 19.4-30.8 297 75.4 69.2-80.6
Other 71 41 58.6 44.3-71.6 30 41.4 28.4-55.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 154 70 40.8 31.9-50.4 84 59.2 49.6-68.1
No 1366 638 48.2 44.9-51.5 728 51.8 48.5-55.1
Education
< High School 336 94 26.2 20.8-32.4 242 73.8 67.6-79.2
High School 436 148 33.9 28.4-39.8 288 66.1 60.2-71.6
> High School 745 465 65.1 60.9-69.1 280 34.9 30.9-39.1
Marital Status
Married 966 566 59.2 55.4-62.9 400 40.8 37.1-44.6
Other 554 142 23.1 18.8-28.0 412 76.9 72.0-81.2
Income
15,999 or less 450 123 23.7 19.0-29.1 327 76.3 70.9-81.0
16,000-24,999 169 49 30.6 22.6-40.1 120 69.4 59.9-77.4
25,000-39,999 207 76 34.8 27.2-43.2 131 65.2 56.8-72.8
40,000 or more 548 406 75.6 71.1-79.6 142 24.4 20.4-28.9
WIC recipient
No 826 512 62.9 58.9-66.9 314 37.1 33.1-41.1
Yes 680 186 27.3 23.2-31.7 494 72.7 68.3-76.8
Medicaid recipient
No 749 524 70.4 66.3-74.2 225 29.6 25.8-33.7
Yes 771 184 21.8 18.3-25.8 587 78.2 74.2-81.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 683 295 40.7 37.2-44.3 388 59.3 55.7-62.8
2500+ grams 837 413 48.0 44.6-51.3 424 52.0 48.7-55.4

#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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