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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? RHYTHM METHOD OR NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1370 1325 96.7 95.3-97.7 45 3.3 2.3- 4.7
Age
< 20 years 150 148 97.6 90.9-99.4 2 2.4 0.6- 9.1
20-24 years 360 358 99.5 97.4-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.6
25-34 years 702 672 95.4 92.9-97.0 30 4.6 3.0- 7.1
35+ years 158 147 94.3 88.2-97.4 11 5.7 2.6-11.8
Race
White 934 896 96.2 94.4-97.4 38 3.8 2.6- 5.6
Black 383 379 98.7 95.6-99.7 4 1.3 0.3- 4.4
Other 53 50 94.0 80.2-98.4 3 6.0 1.6-19.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 148 95.0 89.1-97.8 9 5.0 2.2-10.9
No 1213 1177 97.0 95.5-98.0 36 3.0 2.0- 4.5
Education
< High School 271 267 97.9 93.8-99.3 4 2.1 0.7- 6.2
High School 391 382 97.4 94.3-98.9 9 2.6 1.1- 5.7
> High School 706 674 95.6 93.4-97.1 32 4.4 2.9- 6.6
Marital Status
Married 837 805 96.0 94.0-97.4 32 4.0 2.6- 6.0
Other 533 520 97.7 95.2-98.9 13 2.3 1.1- 4.8
Income
14,999 or less 401 387 95.9 92.4-97.9 14 4.1 2.1- 7.6
15,000-24,999 213 211 98.9 93.9-99.8 2 1.1 0.2- 6.1
25,000-49,999 289 282 98.5 95.3-99.5 7 1.5 0.5- 4.7
50,000 or more 357 336 93.9 90.2-96.3 21 6.1 3.7- 9.8
WIC recipient
No 689 658 95.7 93.4-97.2 31 4.3 2.8- 6.6
Yes 670 656 97.6 95.5-98.8 14 2.4 1.2- 4.5
Medicaid recipient
No 627 600 95.8 93.4-97.3 27 4.2 2.7- 6.6
Yes 743 725 97.4 95.4-98.5 18 2.6 1.5- 4.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 615 596 97.1 95.6-98.1 19 2.9 1.9- 4.4
2500+ grams 755 729 96.6 95.1-97.7 26 3.4 2.3- 4.9

#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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