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2004 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 213 205 97.3 93.3-99.0 8 2.7 1.0- 6.7
Age
< 20 years 20 18 89.7 57.4-98.3 2 10.3 1.7-42.6
20-24 years 53 49 96.2 84.9-99.1 4 3.8 0.9-15.1
25-34 years 104 102 98.4 90.9-99.7 2 1.6 0.3- 9.1
35+ years 36 36 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 157 149 96.4 91.0-98.6 8 3.6 1.4- 9.0
Black 43 43 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 13 13 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 28 28 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 185 177 96.8 92.0-98.8 8 3.2 1.2- 8.0
Education
< High School 56 52 96.5 86.0-99.2 4 3.5 0.8-14.0
High School 64 62 97.3 85.8-99.5 2 2.7 0.5-14.2
> High School 92 90 98.0 88.8-99.7 2 2.0 0.3-11.2
Marital Status
Married 130 125 96.1 89.4-98.6 5 3.9 1.4-10.6
Other 83 80 99.3 97.9-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1
Income
14,999 or less 66 64 99.5 98.1-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
15,000-24,999 34 31 93.1 72.0-98.6 3 6.9 1.4-28.0
25,000-49,999 28 27 94.6 70.0-99.2 1 5.4 0.8-30.0
50,000 or more 63 62 99.7 98.3- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 1.7
WIC recipient
No 112 110 99.7 98.8-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Yes 96 90 94.8 86.4-98.1 6 5.2 1.9-13.6
Medicaid recipient
No 96 94 98.2 90.0-99.7 2 1.8 0.3-10.0
Yes 117 111 96.6 90.0-98.9 6 3.4 1.1-10.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 96 91 94.8 88.5-97.8 5 5.2 2.2-11.5
2500+ grams 117 114 97.6 92.7-99.2 3 2.4 0.8- 7.3

#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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