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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

Where did you hear about folic acid? RADIO OR TELEVISION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1249 856 69.4 66.1-72.5 393 30.6 27.5-33.9
Age
< 20 years 114 92 85.2 74.6-91.9 22 14.8 8.1-25.4
20-24 years 314 234 76.0 69.6-81.5 80 24.0 18.5-30.4
25-34 years 659 425 64.9 60.4-69.2 234 35.1 30.8-39.6
35+ years 162 105 62.4 52.5-71.4 57 37.6 28.6-47.5
Race
White 886 597 69.2 65.4-72.7 289 30.8 27.3-34.6
Black 307 216 67.7 60.0-74.4 91 32.3 25.6-40.0
Other 56 43 80.6 64.7-90.4 13 19.4 9.6-35.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 121 77 66.3 55.9-75.4 44 33.7 24.6-44.1
No 1126 777 69.8 66.3-73.0 349 30.2 27.0-33.7
Education
< High School 234 175 76.6 69.1-82.8 59 23.4 17.2-30.9
High School 345 238 69.2 62.7-75.0 107 30.8 25.0-37.3
> High School 669 443 66.9 62.4-71.1 226 33.1 28.9-37.6
Marital Status
Married 839 557 67.2 63.2-70.9 282 32.8 29.1-36.8
Other 410 299 74.1 68.2-79.2 111 25.9 20.8-31.8
Income
15,999 or less 300 220 75.4 68.7-81.1 80 24.6 18.9-31.3
16,000-24,999 160 109 67.9 58.2-76.3 51 32.1 23.7-41.8
25,000-39,999 182 118 67.5 58.4-75.4 64 32.5 24.6-41.6
40,000 or more 485 315 65.4 60.1-70.3 170 34.6 29.7-39.9
WIC recipient
No 696 451 65.8 61.4-70.0 245 34.2 30.0-38.6
Yes 543 397 73.6 68.6-78.0 146 26.4 22.0-31.4
Medicaid recipient
No 656 431 66.1 61.6-70.3 225 33.9 29.7-38.4
Yes 593 425 73.1 68.3-77.4 168 26.9 22.6-31.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 549 373 68.2 64.3-71.9 176 31.8 28.1-35.7
2500+ grams 700 483 69.5 66.0-72.8 217 30.5 27.2-34.0

#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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