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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 971 109 10.8 8.6-13.5 862 89.2 86.5-91.4
Age
< 20 years 90 8 5.7 2.1-14.9 82 94.3 85.1-97.9
20-24 years 240 29 9.8 5.9-15.7 211 90.2 84.3-94.1
25-34 years 492 55 13.0 9.7-17.3 437 87.0 82.7-90.3
35+ years 149 17 8.2 4.2-15.3 132 91.8 84.7-95.8
Race
White 701 67 10.2 7.7-13.4 634 89.8 86.6-92.3
Black 233 34 10.3 6.2-16.6 199 89.7 83.4-93.8
Other 37 8 25.0 11.9-45.1 29 75.0 54.9-88.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 122 26 27.2 18.8-37.6 96 72.8 62.4-81.2
No 849 83 7.7 5.8-10.2 766 92.3 89.8-94.2
Education
< High School 183 34 20.5 14.2-28.8 149 79.5 71.2-85.8
High School 279 41 10.9 7.1-16.3 238 89.1 83.7-92.9
> High School 507 33 6.4 4.2- 9.5 474 93.6 90.5-95.8
Marital Status
Married 625 59 9.7 7.2-13.0 566 90.3 87.0-92.8
Other 346 50 12.9 8.9-18.2 296 87.1 81.8-91.1
Income
14,999 or less 279 50 16.1 11.3-22.4 229 83.9 77.6-88.7
15,000-24,999 147 13 7.1 3.3-14.3 134 92.9 85.7-96.7
25,000-49,999 173 13 8.0 4.3-14.4 160 92.0 85.6-95.7
50,000 or more 287 17 6.3 3.6-10.7 270 93.7 89.3-96.4
WIC recipient
No 535 52 10.0 7.3-13.6 483 90.0 86.4-92.7
Yes 428 56 11.9 8.5-16.5 372 88.1 83.5-91.5
Medicaid recipient
No 458 39 8.3 5.7-11.9 419 91.7 88.1-94.3
Yes 513 70 13.1 9.7-17.4 443 86.9 82.6-90.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 426 54 13.8 10.8-17.6 372 86.2 82.4-89.2
2500+ grams 545 55 10.6 8.2-13.5 490 89.4 86.5-91.8

~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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