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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 WANT TO GET PREGNANT

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 213 176 84.3 77.3-89.4 37 15.7 10.6-22.7
Age
< 20 years 20 16 76.3 43.1-93.2 4 23.7 6.8-56.9
20-24 years 53 48 92.8 78.1-97.9 5 7.2 2.1-21.9
25-34 years 104 86 86.9 77.5-92.8 18 13.1 7.2-22.5
35+ years 36 26 64.4 42.8-81.3 10 35.6 18.7-57.2
Race
White 157 129 81.6 72.9-87.9 28 18.4 12.1-27.1
Black 43 36 93.6 80.5-98.1 7 6.4 1.9-19.5
Other 13 11 87.0 49.2-97.9 2 13.0 2.1-50.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 28 27 96.0 76.3-99.4 1 4.0 0.6-23.7
No 185 149 81.9 73.9-87.9 36 18.1 12.1-26.1
Education
< High School 56 47 81.2 64.7-91.0 9 18.8 9.0-35.3
High School 64 55 91.0 79.2-96.4 9 9.0 3.6-20.8
> High School 92 73 81.3 69.8-89.1 19 18.7 10.9-30.2
Marital Status
Married 130 103 80.4 71.1-87.2 27 19.6 12.8-28.9
Other 83 73 90.5 78.0-96.3 10 9.5 3.7-22.0
Income
14,999 or less 66 59 87.9 74.5-94.7 7 12.1 5.3-25.5
15,000-24,999 34 29 91.9 72.7-98.0 5 8.1 2.0-27.3
25,000-49,999 28 22 87.0 65.4-95.9 6 13.0 4.1-34.6
50,000 or more 63 48 74.8 60.2-85.4 15 25.2 14.6-39.8
WIC recipient
No 112 88 81.8 71.8-88.8 24 18.2 11.2-28.2
Yes 96 83 86.5 75.4-93.1 13 13.5 6.9-24.6
Medicaid recipient
No 96 76 81.7 70.9-89.1 20 18.3 10.9-29.1
Yes 117 100 86.4 76.3-92.6 17 13.6 7.4-23.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 96 78 82.2 73.8-88.4 18 17.8 11.6-26.2
2500+ grams 117 98 84.5 76.8-89.9 19 15.5 10.1-23.2

#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 02OCT06

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