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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 974 175 17.5 14.7-20.7 799 82.5 79.3-85.3
Age
< 20 years 90 18 24.6 14.8-37.9 72 75.4 62.1-85.2
20-24 years 241 46 17.5 12.2-24.4 195 82.5 75.6-87.8
25-34 years 494 84 16.7 13.0-21.2 410 83.3 78.8-87.0
35+ years 149 27 15.4 9.4-24.2 122 84.6 75.8-90.6
Race
White 704 101 15.2 12.2-18.8 603 84.8 81.2-87.8
Black 233 57 19.7 13.7-27.6 176 80.3 72.4-86.3
Other 37 17 50.9 31.7-69.9 20 49.1 30.1-68.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 122 26 22.7 15.1-32.7 96 77.3 67.3-84.9
No 852 149 16.5 13.6-19.9 703 83.5 80.1-86.4
Education
< High School 185 51 29.9 22.4-38.6 134 70.1 61.4-77.6
High School 278 66 20.5 15.0-27.3 212 79.5 72.7-85.0
> High School 509 58 10.9 8.0-14.7 451 89.1 85.3-92.0
Marital Status
Married 628 94 14.3 11.3-18.0 534 85.7 82.0-88.7
Other 346 81 23.3 17.9-29.7 265 76.7 70.3-82.1
Income
14,999 or less 280 71 24.1 18.2-31.2 209 75.9 68.8-81.8
15,000-24,999 147 27 17.5 10.8-27.1 120 82.5 72.9-89.2
25,000-49,999 173 27 16.7 11.0-24.6 146 83.3 75.4-89.0
50,000 or more 289 27 9.6 6.2-14.5 262 90.4 85.5-93.8
WIC recipient
No 538 78 15.5 12.1-19.7 460 84.5 80.3-87.9
Yes 428 96 20.3 15.8-25.6 332 79.7 74.4-84.2
Medicaid recipient
No 460 58 12.5 9.3-16.7 402 87.5 83.3-90.7
Yes 514 117 22.0 17.7-26.9 397 78.0 73.1-82.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 426 85 21.1 17.4-25.2 341 78.9 74.8-82.6
2500+ grams 548 90 17.2 14.2-20.7 458 82.8 79.3-85.8

~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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