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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? WITHDRAWAL

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1254 1151 92.3 90.2-93.9 103 7.7 6.1- 9.8
Age
< 20 years 139 128 93.3 85.5-97.1 11 6.7 2.9-14.5
20-24 years 333 305 92.2 87.8-95.1 28 7.8 4.9-12.2
25-34 years 637 580 91.7 88.8-94.0 57 8.3 6.0-11.2
35+ years 145 138 94.1 86.0-97.6 7 5.9 2.4-14.0
Race
White 869 795 92.2 89.8-94.0 74 7.8 6.0-10.2
Black 334 310 92.7 87.7-95.8 24 7.3 4.2-12.3
Other 51 46 91.9 75.6-97.6 5 8.1 2.4-24.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 124 113 92.7 85.6-96.5 11 7.3 3.5-14.4
No 1127 1035 92.2 90.0-93.9 92 7.8 6.1-10.0
Education
< High School 269 249 91.8 86.4-95.2 20 8.2 4.8-13.6
High School 367 338 93.6 89.7-96.1 29 6.4 3.9-10.3
> High School 618 564 91.7 88.6-93.9 54 8.3 6.1-11.4
Marital Status
Married 793 727 92.3 89.8-94.2 66 7.7 5.8-10.2
Other 461 424 92.2 88.3-94.9 37 7.8 5.1-11.7
Income
15,999 or less 332 304 91.2 86.3-94.5 28 8.8 5.5-13.7
16,000-24,999 170 159 94.5 88.4-97.5 11 5.5 2.5-11.6
25,000-39,999 185 173 93.4 87.4-96.7 12 6.6 3.3-12.6
40,000 or more 439 396 90.9 87.2-93.6 43 9.1 6.4-12.8
WIC recipient
No 657 594 92.1 89.3-94.2 63 7.9 5.8-10.7
Yes 589 549 92.4 89.1-94.7 40 7.6 5.3-10.9
Medicaid recipient
No 610 554 91.2 88.1-93.5 56 8.8 6.5-11.9
Yes 644 597 93.3 90.4-95.4 47 6.7 4.6- 9.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 563 514 91.3 88.7-93.3 49 8.7 6.7-11.3
2500+ grams 691 637 92.4 90.1-94.1 54 7.6 5.9- 9.9

#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 22MAR05

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