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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? DIAPHRAGM, CERVICAL CAP, OR SPONGE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1370 1367 99.8 99.1-99.9 3 0.2 0.1- 0.9
Age
< 20 years 150 150 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
20-24 years 360 360 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 years 702 700 99.5 98.2-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 1.8
35+ years 158 157 99.9 99.3- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Race
White 934 932 99.8 99.0- 100 2 0.2 0.0- 1.0
Black 383 382 99.5 96.5-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.5
Other 53 53 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 157 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 1213 1210 99.7 98.9-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.1
Education
< High School 271 271 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
High School 391 389 99.2 96.9-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.1
> High School 706 705 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Marital Status
Married 837 834 99.6 98.5-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5
Other 533 533 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Income
14,999 or less 401 400 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
15,000-24,999 213 213 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-49,999 289 289 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
50,000 or more 357 356 100 99.7- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3
WIC recipient
No 689 688 100 99.9- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1
Yes 670 668 99.5 98.2-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 1.8
Medicaid recipient
No 627 626 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Yes 743 741 99.6 98.4-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 615 614 99.9 99.1- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
2500+ grams 755 753 99.8 99.0-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0

#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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