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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1449 623 45.0 41.8-48.2 826 55.0 51.8-58.2
Age
< 20 years 160 48 30.8 21.9-41.3 112 69.2 58.7-78.1
20-24 years 398 150 37.0 31.2-43.2 248 63.0 56.8-68.8
25-34 years 713 333 49.7 45.2-54.2 380 50.3 45.8-54.8
35+ years 178 92 58.0 48.5-67.0 86 42.0 33.0-51.5
Race
White 984 497 51.8 47.9-55.5 487 48.2 44.5-52.1
Black 402 96 24.7 19.3-31.1 306 75.3 68.9-80.7
Other 63 30 37.8 24.6-53.1 33 62.2 46.9-75.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 142 70 46.6 37.2-56.2 72 53.4 43.8-62.8
No 1304 551 44.6 41.2-48.0 753 55.4 52.0-58.8
Education
< High School 313 99 31.3 25.0-38.3 214 68.7 61.7-75.0
High School 429 129 31.7 26.3-37.6 300 68.3 62.4-73.7
> High School 705 393 59.8 55.3-64.2 312 40.2 35.8-44.7
Marital Status
Married 907 496 56.8 52.8-60.7 411 43.2 39.3-47.2
Other 542 127 23.8 19.3-28.9 415 76.2 71.1-80.7
Income
15,999 or less 396 92 24.4 19.2-30.5 304 75.6 69.5-80.8
16,000-24,999 190 56 28.9 21.7-37.5 134 71.1 62.5-78.3
25,000-39,999 210 92 49.8 41.3-58.2 118 50.2 41.8-58.7
40,000 or more 497 330 67.9 62.7-72.7 167 32.1 27.3-37.3
WIC recipient
No 751 447 62.4 58.1-66.6 304 37.6 33.4-41.9
Yes 690 174 26.2 22.2-30.7 516 73.8 69.3-77.8
Medicaid recipient
No 696 459 68.7 64.4-72.7 237 31.3 27.3-35.6
Yes 753 164 22.7 19.0-26.8 589 77.3 73.2-81.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 661 245 35.6 32.1-39.2 416 64.4 60.8-67.9
2500+ grams 788 378 45.8 42.3-49.3 410 54.2 50.7-57.7

#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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