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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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What are your or your husband''s or partner''s reasons for not doing anything to keep from getting pregnant now? I DON''T THINK I CAN GET PREGNANT (STERILE)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 213 204 98.0 94.7-99.3 9 2.0 0.7- 5.3
Age
< 20 years 20 20 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
20-24 years 53 52 99.7 97.8- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
25-34 years 104 100 96.9 89.6-99.1 4 3.1 0.9-10.4
35+ years 36 32 97.8 94.1-99.2 4 2.2 0.8- 5.9
Race
White 157 149 97.5 92.9-99.1 8 2.5 0.9- 7.1
Black 43 42 99.5 97.0-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.0
Other 13 13 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 28 28 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 185 176 97.6 93.6-99.2 9 2.4 0.8- 6.4
Education
< High School 56 56 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
High School 64 61 97.0 86.4-99.4 3 3.0 0.6-13.6
> High School 92 86 97.4 91.0-99.3 6 2.6 0.7- 9.0
Marital Status
Married 130 122 97.0 91.6-99.0 8 3.0 1.0- 8.4
Other 83 82 99.8 98.4- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
Income
14,999 or less 66 65 99.7 98.3- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 1.7
15,000-24,999 34 34 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-49,999 28 26 93.9 71.5-99.0 2 6.1 1.0-28.5
50,000 or more 63 57 96.4 87.6-99.0 6 3.6 1.0-12.4
WIC recipient
No 112 104 96.4 89.9-98.7 8 3.6 1.3-10.1
Yes 96 95 99.8 98.8- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Medicaid recipient
No 96 88 95.9 88.7-98.6 8 4.1 1.4-11.3
Yes 117 116 99.8 98.9- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 96 89 93.5 87.1-96.8 7 6.5 3.2-12.9
2500+ grams 117 115 98.5 94.1-99.6 2 1.5 0.4- 5.9

#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.

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