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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 836 792 94.1 91.7-95.8 44 5.9 4.2- 8.3
Age
< 20 years 61 53 87.9 72.4-95.3 8 12.1 4.7-27.6
20-24 years 195 189 95.5 89.7-98.1 6 4.5 1.9-10.3
25-34 years 447 423 94.1 90.9-96.3 24 5.9 3.7- 9.1
35+ years 133 127 94.5 86.7-97.8 6 5.5 2.2-13.3
Race
White 634 604 94.7 92.2-96.4 30 5.3 3.6- 7.8
Black 172 160 91.3 82.9-95.8 12 8.7 4.2-17.1
Other 30 28 92.5 65.4-98.8 2 7.5 1.2-34.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 102 101 99.9 99.2- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
No 734 691 93.0 90.2-95.0 43 7.0 5.0- 9.8
Education
< High School 136 130 95.9 89.2-98.5 6 4.1 1.5-10.8
High School 228 220 97.8 93.7-99.3 8 2.2 0.7- 6.3
> High School 470 440 91.7 88.0-94.3 30 8.3 5.7-12.0
Marital Status
Married 576 545 94.2 91.5-96.1 31 5.8 3.9- 8.5
Other 260 247 93.7 88.1-96.8 13 6.3 3.2-11.9
Income
14,999 or less 217 206 95.8 90.5-98.2 11 4.2 1.8- 9.5
15,000-24,999 125 123 97.6 90.9-99.4 2 2.4 0.6- 9.1
25,000-49,999 158 146 90.7 83.7-94.9 12 9.3 5.1-16.3
50,000 or more 279 265 94.8 90.6-97.2 14 5.2 2.8- 9.4
WIC recipient
No 479 456 94.4 91.4-96.4 23 5.6 3.6- 8.6
Yes 347 326 93.5 89.1-96.2 21 6.5 3.8-10.9
Medicaid recipient
No 424 399 92.4 88.6-94.9 25 7.6 5.1-11.4
Yes 412 393 95.9 92.6-97.8 19 4.1 2.2- 7.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 367 352 95.7 93.1-97.4 15 4.3 2.6- 6.9
2500+ grams 469 440 93.9 91.4-95.8 29 6.1 4.2- 8.6

~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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