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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? OTHER METHOD

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1369 1329 96.8 95.4-97.8 40 3.2 2.2- 4.6
Age
< 20 years 150 143 95.6 88.9-98.4 7 4.4 1.6-11.1
20-24 years 360 349 96.1 92.6-98.0 11 3.9 2.0- 7.4
25-34 years 701 682 97.3 95.4-98.4 19 2.7 1.6- 4.6
35+ years 158 155 97.9 92.5-99.4 3 2.1 0.6- 7.5
Race
White 934 907 97.1 95.5-98.1 27 2.9 1.9- 4.5
Black 382 370 95.5 91.4-97.7 12 4.5 2.3- 8.6
Other 53 52 99.7 98.1- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 1.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 155 99.2 95.8-99.9 2 0.8 0.1- 4.2
No 1212 1174 96.4 94.8-97.5 38 3.6 2.5- 5.2
Education
< High School 271 265 98.3 94.8-99.5 6 1.7 0.5- 5.2
High School 391 380 96.3 93.0-98.1 11 3.7 1.9- 7.0
> High School 705 682 96.4 94.3-97.8 23 3.6 2.2- 5.7
Marital Status
Married 836 812 96.9 95.2-98.1 24 3.1 1.9- 4.8
Other 533 517 96.7 94.0-98.2 16 3.3 1.8- 6.0
Income
14,999 or less 401 390 97.3 94.4-98.7 11 2.7 1.3- 5.6
15,000-24,999 213 206 97.9 93.8-99.3 7 2.1 0.7- 6.2
25,000-49,999 288 279 96.2 92.5-98.2 9 3.8 1.8- 7.5
50,000 or more 357 347 96.4 93.0-98.2 10 3.6 1.8- 7.0
WIC recipient
No 689 672 96.9 94.9-98.2 17 3.1 1.8- 5.1
Yes 669 646 96.7 94.5-98.0 23 3.3 2.0- 5.5
Medicaid recipient
No 627 608 96.4 94.2-97.8 19 3.6 2.2- 5.8
Yes 742 721 97.1 95.1-98.3 21 2.9 1.7- 4.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 614 599 97.4 95.8-98.4 15 2.6 1.6- 4.2
2500+ grams 755 730 96.8 95.3-97.8 25 3.2 2.2- 4.7

#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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