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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Persons per Room

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
0 - 1 PERS/ROOM 1 + PERS/ROOM
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1485 1334 89.9 87.8-91.6 151 10.1 8.4-12.2
Age
< 20 years 187 164 86.1 78.1-91.5 23 13.9 8.5-21.9
20-24 years 385 329 84.7 79.6-88.7 56 15.3 11.3-20.4
25-34 years 732 672 92.6 89.9-94.6 60 7.4 5.4-10.1
35+ years 181 169 93.3 87.2-96.6 12 6.7 3.4-12.8
Race
White 1035 951 91.2 88.9-93.1 84 8.8 6.9-11.1
Black 383 331 86.8 81.3-90.9 52 13.2 9.1-18.7
Other 67 52 81.6 67.9-90.3 15 18.4 9.7-32.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 156 118 69.4 59.9-77.5 38 30.6 22.5-40.1
No 1329 1216 92.4 90.5-94.0 113 7.6 6.0- 9.5
Education
< High School 332 265 77.0 70.9-82.2 67 23.0 17.8-29.1
High School 423 369 89.3 85.0-92.5 54 10.7 7.5-15.0
> High School 727 698 96.5 94.4-97.8 29 3.5 2.2- 5.6
Marital Status
Married 950 876 92.7 90.4-94.4 74 7.3 5.6- 9.6
Other 535 458 84.0 79.4-87.7 77 16.0 12.3-20.6
Income
15,999 or less 436 355 79.2 73.8-83.7 81 20.8 16.3-26.2
16,000-24,999 166 144 90.8 83.9-94.9 22 9.2 5.1-16.1
25,000-39,999 201 186 94.8 89.7-97.5 15 5.2 2.5-10.3
40,000 or more 540 524 96.7 94.3-98.1 16 3.3 1.9- 5.7
WIC recipient
No 811 756 94.0 91.7-95.7 55 6.0 4.3- 8.3
Yes 661 565 84.3 80.4-87.5 96 15.7 12.5-19.6
Medicaid recipient
No 740 711 96.5 94.5-97.8 29 3.5 2.2- 5.5
Yes 745 623 82.3 78.4-85.6 122 17.7 14.4-21.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 659 587 87.8 84.9-90.1 72 12.2 9.9-15.1
2500+ grams 826 747 90.0 87.7-91.9 79 10.0 8.1-12.3

*Data in this table are constructed from survey questions 66 and 67.

#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 23JUL04

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