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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Was the baby just before your new one born more than 3 weeks before its due date?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 754 609 87.4 84.4-89.9 145 12.6 10.1-15.6
Age
< 20 years 30 18 70.8 49.4-85.8 12 29.2 14.2-50.6
20-24 years 186 152 92.0 86.8-95.2 34 8.0 4.8-13.2
25-34 years 415 337 87.3 83.1-90.6 78 12.7 9.4-16.9
35+ years 123 102 85.4 76.2-91.5 21 14.6 8.5-23.8
Race
White 530 434 88.4 85.0-91.1 96 11.6 8.9-15.0
Black 199 155 85.2 77.9-90.5 44 14.8 9.5-22.1
Other 25 20 80.8 56.4-93.2 5 19.2 6.8-43.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 84 65 87.5 77.2-93.6 19 12.5 6.4-22.8
No 670 544 87.4 84.2-90.1 126 12.6 9.9-15.8
Education
< High School 169 127 83.8 76.5-89.1 42 16.2 10.9-23.5
High School 235 184 85.3 78.9-90.0 51 14.7 10.0-21.1
> High School 349 297 90.7 86.7-93.6 52 9.3 6.4-13.3
Marital Status
Married 532 438 89.3 86.0-91.9 94 10.7 8.1-14.0
Other 222 171 82.4 75.4-87.8 51 17.6 12.2-24.6
Income
15,999 or less 224 167 82.5 75.7-87.8 57 17.5 12.2-24.3
16,000-24,999 92 73 86.1 75.8-92.4 19 13.9 7.6-24.2
25,000-39,999 104 83 89.2 80.2-94.4 21 10.8 5.6-19.8
40,000 or more 270 235 91.8 87.5-94.8 35 8.2 5.2-12.5
WIC recipient
No 406 346 90.3 86.5-93.1 60 9.7 6.9-13.5
Yes 339 257 84.5 79.4-88.5 82 15.5 11.5-20.6
Medicaid recipient
No 360 304 89.4 85.3-92.4 56 10.6 7.6-14.7
Yes 394 305 85.4 80.7-89.1 89 14.6 10.9-19.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 294 199 67.4 61.9-72.4 95 32.6 27.6-38.1
2500+ grams 460 410 88.9 85.7-91.5 50 11.1 8.5-14.3

#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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