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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1449 1008 66.9 63.8-69.9 441 33.1 30.1-36.2
Age
< 20 years 157 119 75.9 65.7-83.8 38 24.1 16.2-34.3
20-24 years 394 298 73.0 67.1-78.3 96 27.0 21.7-32.9
25-34 years 714 466 61.7 57.3-66.0 248 38.3 34.0-42.7
35+ years 184 125 66.8 57.4-74.9 59 33.2 25.1-42.6
Race
White 990 655 64.4 60.7-67.9 335 35.6 32.1-39.3
Black 396 304 72.6 66.0-78.4 92 27.4 21.6-34.0
Other 63 49 80.3 65.4-89.8 14 19.7 10.2-34.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 143 90 60.5 50.7-69.4 53 39.5 30.6-49.3
No 1303 915 67.8 64.5-70.9 388 32.2 29.1-35.5
Education
< High School 309 242 75.1 68.2-80.9 67 24.9 19.1-31.8
High School 428 329 72.9 67.1-78.0 99 27.1 22.0-32.9
> High School 710 435 59.5 55.0-63.8 275 40.5 36.2-45.0
Marital Status
Married 914 607 65.6 61.8-69.3 307 34.4 30.7-38.2
Other 535 401 69.4 63.8-74.4 134 30.6 25.6-36.2
Income
15,999 or less 391 315 78.3 72.4-83.2 76 21.7 16.8-27.6
16,000-24,999 192 149 74.8 66.4-81.7 43 25.2 18.3-33.6
25,000-39,999 207 151 66.3 57.6-74.0 56 33.7 26.0-42.4
40,000 or more 501 278 55.2 49.9-60.4 223 44.8 39.6-50.1
WIC recipient
No 755 481 61.4 57.1-65.5 274 38.6 34.5-42.9
Yes 687 522 72.9 68.3-77.0 165 27.1 23.0-31.7
Medicaid recipient
No 699 419 57.8 53.3-62.2 280 42.2 37.8-46.7
Yes 750 589 75.6 71.4-79.5 161 24.4 20.5-28.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 661 494 75.3 71.9-78.3 167 24.7 21.7-28.1
2500+ grams 788 514 66.2 62.8-69.4 274 33.8 30.6-37.2

#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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