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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Since your delivery, would you have had the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? SOMEONE TO TALK WITH ABOUT MY PROBLEMS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1488 180 13.4 11.4-15.8 1308 86.6 84.2-88.6
Age
< 20 years 154 18 13.2 7.6-22.0 136 86.8 78.0-92.4
20-24 years 384 61 17.6 13.3-22.9 323 82.4 77.1-86.7
25-34 years 769 79 12.0 9.3-15.3 690 88.0 84.7-90.7
35+ years 181 22 9.9 5.9-16.3 159 90.1 83.7-94.1
Race
White 1029 113 12.7 10.3-15.4 916 87.3 84.6-89.7
Black 398 53 14.2 10.1-19.7 345 85.8 80.3-89.9
Other 61 14 22.7 12.5-37.8 47 77.3 62.2-87.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 155 45 29.5 21.8-38.7 110 70.5 61.3-78.2
No 1333 135 10.8 8.9-13.1 1198 89.2 86.9-91.1
Education
< High School 289 64 23.8 18.1-30.6 225 76.2 69.4-81.9
High School 426 51 13.1 9.5-17.8 375 86.9 82.2-90.5
> High School 770 63 8.8 6.6-11.6 707 91.2 88.4-93.4
Marital Status
Married 929 93 10.8 8.6-13.6 836 89.2 86.4-91.4
Other 559 87 17.5 13.7-22.1 472 82.5 77.9-86.3
Income
14,999 or less 435 85 21.9 17.3-27.4 350 78.1 72.6-82.7
15,000-24,999 229 32 16.5 11.3-23.5 197 83.5 76.5-88.7
25,000-49,999 313 28 9.0 5.8-13.7 285 91.0 86.3-94.2
50,000 or more 406 18 5.4 3.2- 8.7 388 94.6 91.3-96.8
WIC recipient
No 756 52 7.8 5.7-10.6 704 92.2 89.4-94.3
Yes 721 126 18.9 15.5-22.9 595 81.1 77.1-84.5
Medicaid recipient
No 697 50 8.6 6.3-11.5 647 91.4 88.5-93.7
Yes 791 130 17.5 14.3-21.2 661 82.5 78.8-85.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 641 72 12.4 10.0-15.3 569 87.6 84.7-90.0
2500+ grams 847 108 13.5 11.3-16.1 739 86.5 83.9-88.7

#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.

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