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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1485 308 20.4 17.9-23.1 1177 79.6 76.9-82.1
Age
< 20 years 152 47 30.2 21.6-40.5 105 69.8 59.5-78.4
20-24 years 386 106 25.9 20.8-31.7 280 74.1 68.3-79.2
25-34 years 764 124 16.4 13.3-19.9 640 83.6 80.1-86.7
35+ years 183 31 15.6 10.1-23.3 152 84.4 76.7-89.9
Race
White 1030 178 17.3 14.6-20.3 852 82.7 79.7-85.4
Black 394 103 25.9 20.4-32.3 291 74.1 67.7-79.6
Other 61 27 46.6 32.2-61.5 34 53.4 38.5-67.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 53 34.3 26.0-43.7 104 65.7 56.3-74.0
No 1328 255 18.1 15.7-20.9 1073 81.9 79.1-84.3
Education
< High School 290 101 34.4 27.9-41.6 189 65.6 58.4-72.1
High School 422 110 25.3 20.4-30.8 312 74.7 69.2-79.6
> High School 770 97 11.3 8.9-14.3 673 88.7 85.7-91.1
Marital Status
Married 930 149 15.8 13.2-18.9 781 84.2 81.1-86.8
Other 555 159 27.7 23.1-32.8 396 72.3 67.2-76.9
Income
14,999 or less 434 146 33.1 27.7-39.1 288 66.9 60.9-72.3
15,000-24,999 228 56 24.1 17.9-31.6 172 75.9 68.4-82.1
25,000-49,999 311 51 14.6 10.5-20.0 260 85.4 80.0-89.5
50,000 or more 406 30 7.8 5.2-11.6 376 92.2 88.4-94.8
WIC recipient
No 758 89 11.7 9.1-14.8 669 88.3 85.2-90.9
Yes 716 215 29.2 25.1-33.6 501 70.8 66.4-74.9
Medicaid recipient
No 697 74 11.0 8.4-14.1 623 89.0 85.9-91.6
Yes 788 234 28.4 24.5-32.6 554 71.6 67.4-75.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 641 149 24.5 21.3-28.0 492 75.5 72.0-78.7
2500+ grams 844 159 20.0 17.4-23.0 685 80.0 77.0-82.6

#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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