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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? CONTRACEPTIVE PATCH (ORTHOEVRA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 879 830 93.9 91.5-95.7 49 6.1 4.3- 8.5
Age
< 20 years 81 72 89.7 77.9-95.6 9 10.3 4.4-22.1
20-24 years 216 193 86.2 78.8-91.3 23 13.8 8.7-21.2
25-34 years 463 449 97.3 94.8-98.6 14 2.7 1.4- 5.2
35+ years 119 116 98.4 92.6-99.7 3 1.6 0.3- 7.4
Race
White 636 609 95.4 92.8-97.0 27 4.6 3.0- 7.2
Black 217 198 89.4 82.0-94.0 19 10.6 6.0-18.0
Other 26 23 90.0 60.2-98.2 3 10.0 1.8-39.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 117 113 96.3 89.4-98.8 4 3.7 1.2-10.6
No 762 717 93.4 90.7-95.4 45 6.6 4.6- 9.3
Education
< High School 177 164 90.9 83.9-95.0 13 9.1 5.0-16.1
High School 247 232 95.5 90.6-97.9 15 4.5 2.1- 9.4
> High School 453 432 94.5 91.2-96.7 21 5.5 3.3- 8.8
Marital Status
Married 558 540 96.7 94.2-98.1 18 3.3 1.9- 5.8
Other 321 290 89.3 83.9-93.1 31 10.7 6.9-16.1
Income
14,999 or less 258 234 90.1 84.1-94.0 24 9.9 6.0-15.9
15,000-24,999 132 126 93.8 85.2-97.5 6 6.2 2.5-14.8
25,000-49,999 162 155 98.6 95.4-99.6 7 1.4 0.4- 4.6
50,000 or more 251 245 96.9 93.0-98.7 6 3.1 1.3- 7.0
WIC recipient
No 467 451 97.1 94.5-98.4 16 2.9 1.6- 5.5
Yes 403 371 90.6 86.1-93.8 32 9.4 6.2-13.9
Medicaid recipient
No 401 387 97.2 94.6-98.5 14 2.8 1.5- 5.4
Yes 478 443 91.2 87.2-94.1 35 8.8 5.9-12.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 390 368 93.8 90.9-95.9 22 6.2 4.1- 9.1
2500+ grams 489 462 93.9 91.3-95.8 27 6.1 4.2- 8.7

~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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