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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 1534 1290 85.3 82.9-87.4 244 14.7 12.6-17.1
Age
< 20 years 161 128 79.1 69.6-86.2 33 20.9 13.8-30.4
20-24 years 400 334 86.5 81.7-90.1 66 13.5 9.9-18.3
25-34 years 784 662 85.3 81.9-88.2 122 14.7 11.8-18.1
35+ years 189 166 88.2 81.1-92.8 23 11.8 7.2-18.9
Race
White 1058 928 88.0 85.3-90.2 130 12.0 9.8-14.7
Black 414 310 77.0 70.9-82.2 104 23.0 17.8-29.1
Other 62 52 81.8 66.5-91.0 10 18.2 9.0-33.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 143 87.7 80.3-92.6 21 12.3 7.4-19.7
No 1370 1147 84.9 82.3-87.1 223 15.1 12.9-17.7
Education
< High School 304 240 81.8 75.7-86.7 64 18.2 13.3-24.3
High School 444 352 80.2 75.0-84.5 92 19.8 15.5-25.0
> High School 783 695 89.9 87.1-92.2 88 10.1 7.8-12.9
Marital Status
Married 947 832 88.7 86.0-90.9 115 11.3 9.1-14.0
Other 587 458 79.9 75.3-83.9 129 20.1 16.1-24.7
Income
14,999 or less 455 360 80.5 75.3-84.8 95 19.5 15.2-24.7
15,000-24,999 239 201 83.7 76.8-88.9 38 16.3 11.1-23.2
25,000-49,999 312 263 86.6 81.3-90.6 49 13.4 9.4-18.7
50,000 or more 416 379 91.8 88.1-94.4 37 8.2 5.6-11.9
WIC recipient
No 777 687 89.9 87.0-92.2 90 10.1 7.8-13.0
Yes 745 595 81.2 77.3-84.5 150 18.8 15.5-22.7
Medicaid recipient
No 710 634 90.1 87.0-92.4 76 9.9 7.6-13.0
Yes 824 656 81.4 77.7-84.5 168 18.6 15.5-22.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 692 564 80.9 77.9-83.7 128 19.1 16.3-22.1
2500+ grams 842 726 85.7 83.1-87.9 116 14.3 12.1-16.9

#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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