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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? NORPLANT

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1255 1249 99.5 98.6-99.8 6 0.5 0.2- 1.4
Age
< 20 years 139 139 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
20-24 years 333 330 99.0 96.3-99.7 3 1.0 0.3- 3.7
25-34 years 638 635 99.5 98.0-99.9 3 0.5 0.1- 2.0
35+ years 145 145 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 869 866 99.6 98.6-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.4
Black 335 333 98.8 95.3-99.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.7
Other 51 50 99.7 98.3- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 1.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 124 124 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 1128 1122 99.4 98.4-99.8 6 0.6 0.2- 1.6
Education
< High School 270 269 99.4 95.9-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.1
High School 367 364 99.1 96.6-99.8 3 0.9 0.2- 3.4
> High School 618 616 99.7 98.3- 100 2 0.3 0.0- 1.7
Marital Status
Married 793 787 99.2 97.9-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 2.1
Other 462 462 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Income
15,999 or less 332 332 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
16,000-24,999 170 168 98.2 93.1-99.5 2 1.8 0.5- 6.9
25,000-39,999 186 184 98.2 93.2-99.6 2 1.8 0.4- 6.8
40,000 or more 439 437 99.9 99.8- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.2
WIC recipient
No 657 654 99.7 98.4-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.6
Yes 590 587 99.2 97.5-99.7 3 0.8 0.3- 2.5
Medicaid recipient
No 610 607 99.7 98.3-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.7
Yes 645 642 99.2 97.7-99.8 3 0.8 0.2- 2.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 563 561 99.7 98.9-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
2500+ grams 692 688 99.4 98.5-99.8 4 0.6 0.2- 1.5

#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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