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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

Where did you hear about folic acid? RADIO OR TELEVISION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1312 756 56.5 53.1-59.8 556 43.5 40.2-46.9
Age
< 20 years 111 75 73.6 61.6-82.8 36 26.4 17.2-38.4
20-24 years 311 216 67.3 60.3-73.6 95 32.7 26.4-39.7
25-34 years 719 380 51.8 47.2-56.2 339 48.2 43.8-52.8
35+ years 171 85 43.5 34.8-52.7 86 56.5 47.3-65.2
Race
White 957 526 52.7 48.8-56.5 431 47.3 43.5-51.2
Black 305 197 70.1 62.8-76.6 108 29.9 23.4-37.2
Other 50 33 67.8 50.4-81.4 17 32.2 18.6-49.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 74 46.6 37.3-56.1 77 53.4 43.9-62.7
No 1161 682 58.3 54.7-61.8 479 41.7 38.2-45.3
Education
< High School 231 156 65.1 56.9-72.6 75 34.9 27.4-43.1
High School 355 207 58.1 51.5-64.4 148 41.9 35.6-48.5
> High School 724 392 52.4 47.9-56.8 332 47.6 43.2-52.1
Marital Status
Married 861 470 53.8 49.7-57.7 391 46.2 42.3-50.3
Other 451 286 61.6 55.5-67.3 165 38.4 32.7-44.5
Income
14,999 or less 337 214 61.3 54.3-67.9 123 38.7 32.1-45.7
15,000-24,999 198 109 53.6 44.7-62.3 89 46.4 37.7-55.3
25,000-49,999 285 163 56.3 49.3-63.0 122 43.7 37.0-50.7
50,000 or more 393 203 50.9 45.0-56.7 190 49.1 43.3-55.0
WIC recipient
No 706 380 52.5 48.0-56.9 326 47.5 43.1-52.0
Yes 593 364 60.6 55.5-65.6 229 39.4 34.4-44.5
Medicaid recipient
No 659 356 53.4 48.8-58.0 303 46.6 42.0-51.2
Yes 653 400 59.5 54.6-64.3 253 40.5 35.7-45.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 577 347 60.6 56.7-64.4 230 39.4 35.6-43.3
2500+ grams 735 409 56.2 52.5-59.7 326 43.8 40.3-47.5

#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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