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2005 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 879 601 70.4 66.5-74.1 278 29.6 25.9-33.5
Age
< 20 years 81 49 59.8 45.8-72.4 32 40.2 27.6-54.2
20-24 years 216 132 65.2 56.7-72.8 84 34.8 27.2-43.3
25-34 years 463 328 73.2 68.0-77.8 135 26.8 22.2-32.0
35+ years 119 92 77.6 67.2-85.4 27 22.4 14.6-32.8
Race
White 636 441 70.8 66.4-74.9 195 29.2 25.1-33.6
Black 217 147 72.2 63.4-79.6 70 27.8 20.4-36.6
Other 26 13 44.4 22.0-69.2 13 55.6 30.8-78.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 117 76 70.3 59.9-79.0 41 29.7 21.0-40.1
No 762 525 70.5 66.2-74.4 237 29.5 25.6-33.8
Education
< High School 177 121 72.7 63.9-80.1 56 27.3 19.9-36.1
High School 247 159 64.8 56.6-72.3 88 35.2 27.7-43.4
> High School 453 320 72.2 66.9-76.9 133 27.8 23.1-33.1
Marital Status
Married 558 386 71.9 67.3-76.2 172 28.1 23.8-32.7
Other 321 215 67.9 60.8-74.2 106 32.1 25.8-39.2
Income
14,999 or less 258 170 70.4 62.7-77.0 88 29.6 23.0-37.3
15,000-24,999 132 91 72.4 61.6-81.1 41 27.6 18.9-38.4
25,000-49,999 162 116 72.5 63.5-79.9 46 27.5 20.1-36.5
50,000 or more 251 175 70.2 63.0-76.6 76 29.8 23.4-37.0
WIC recipient
No 467 325 72.2 67.1-76.8 142 27.8 23.2-32.9
Yes 403 268 68.0 61.8-73.6 135 32.0 26.4-38.2
Medicaid recipient
No 401 281 71.8 66.3-76.8 120 28.2 23.2-33.7
Yes 478 320 69.3 63.7-74.3 158 30.7 25.7-36.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 390 254 65.1 60.3-69.7 136 34.9 30.3-39.7
2500+ grams 489 347 70.9 66.7-74.8 142 29.1 25.2-33.3

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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