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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Before your new baby, did you ever have any other babies who were born alive?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1540 736 42.8 39.7-45.9 804 57.2 54.1-60.3
Age
< 20 years 199 167 78.8 70.0-85.5 32 21.2 14.5-30.0
20-24 years 403 203 45.7 39.8-51.8 200 54.3 48.2-60.2
25-34 years 750 309 36.8 32.7-41.1 441 63.2 58.9-67.3
35+ years 188 57 26.0 19.1-34.2 131 74.0 65.8-80.9
Race
White 1059 499 42.7 39.1-46.3 560 57.3 53.7-60.9
Black 407 190 39.0 32.8-45.7 217 61.0 54.3-67.2
Other 74 47 60.5 46.6-72.9 27 39.5 27.1-53.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 161 72 43.6 34.7-53.0 89 56.4 47.0-65.3
No 1379 664 42.7 39.5-45.9 715 57.3 54.1-60.5
Education
< High School 346 162 41.2 34.9-47.7 184 58.8 52.3-65.1
High School 440 190 38.9 33.2-45.0 250 61.1 55.0-66.8
> High School 751 382 45.7 41.4-50.1 369 54.3 49.9-58.6
Marital Status
Married 976 417 38.6 35.0-42.3 559 61.4 57.7-65.0
Other 564 319 51.4 45.9-56.8 245 48.6 43.2-54.1
Income
15,999 or less 460 219 42.8 37.1-48.7 241 57.2 51.3-62.9
16,000-24,999 173 75 36.5 28.0-45.9 98 63.5 54.1-72.0
25,000-39,999 204 92 44.4 36.1-53.0 112 55.6 47.0-63.9
40,000 or more 550 264 42.4 37.5-47.3 286 57.6 52.7-62.5
WIC recipient
No 833 399 43.1 39.1-47.3 434 56.9 52.7-60.9
Yes 693 332 42.9 38.3-47.6 361 57.1 52.4-61.7
Medicaid recipient
No 754 373 43.9 39.7-48.1 381 56.1 51.9-60.3
Yes 786 363 41.6 37.2-46.1 423 58.4 53.9-62.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 691 377 51.1 47.4-54.7 314 48.9 45.3-52.6
2500+ grams 849 359 42.1 38.8-45.4 490 57.9 54.6-61.2

#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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