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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? CONTRACEPTIVE PATCH (ORTHOEVRA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1370 1263 91.8 89.7-93.5 107 8.2 6.5-10.3
Age
< 20 years 150 119 80.5 70.6-87.6 31 19.5 12.4-29.4
20-24 years 360 323 88.6 83.7-92.2 37 11.4 7.8-16.3
25-34 years 702 666 94.6 92.0-96.3 36 5.4 3.7- 8.0
35+ years 158 155 98.8 94.1-99.8 3 1.2 0.2- 5.9
Race
White 934 877 93.3 91.0-95.1 57 6.7 4.9- 9.0
Black 383 336 86.3 80.6-90.6 47 13.7 9.4-19.4
Other 53 50 93.7 79.4-98.3 3 6.3 1.7-20.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 150 93.9 87.3-97.2 7 6.1 2.8-12.7
No 1213 1113 91.4 89.0-93.2 100 8.6 6.8-11.0
Education
< High School 271 251 91.4 85.9-94.9 20 8.6 5.1-14.1
High School 391 345 87.3 82.2-91.0 46 12.7 9.0-17.8
> High School 706 666 94.9 92.5-96.5 40 5.1 3.5- 7.5
Marital Status
Married 837 797 95.3 93.2-96.8 40 4.7 3.2- 6.8
Other 533 466 86.4 82.0-89.8 67 13.6 10.2-18.0
Income
14,999 or less 401 366 91.0 86.5-94.1 35 9.0 5.9-13.5
15,000-24,999 213 195 89.2 82.6-93.5 18 10.8 6.5-17.4
25,000-49,999 289 263 92.9 88.3-95.8 26 7.1 4.2-11.7
50,000 or more 357 345 96.9 93.8-98.5 12 3.1 1.5- 6.2
WIC recipient
No 689 648 94.2 91.6-96.1 41 5.8 3.9- 8.4
Yes 670 604 89.2 85.7-91.9 66 10.8 8.1-14.3
Medicaid recipient
No 627 594 95.0 92.3-96.7 33 5.0 3.3- 7.7
Yes 743 669 89.2 85.9-91.8 74 10.8 8.2-14.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 615 565 92.0 89.6-93.8 50 8.0 6.2-10.4
2500+ grams 755 698 91.7 89.4-93.6 57 8.3 6.4-10.6

#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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