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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INFANT STATUS

Is your baby alive now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 999 26 1.0 0.5- 2.0 973 99.0 98.0-99.5
Age
< 20 years 95 3 2.5 0.5-11.2 92 97.5 88.8-99.5
20-24 years 247 5 0.3 0.1- 0.7 242 99.7 99.3-99.9
25-34 years 504 14 0.8 0.3- 2.2 490 99.2 97.8-99.7
35+ years 153 4 1.8 0.4- 8.2 149 98.2 91.8-99.6
Race
White 720 14 0.8 0.3- 2.0 706 99.2 98.0-99.7
Black 239 9 1.6 0.5- 5.5 230 98.4 94.5-99.5
Other 40 3 1.2 0.4- 3.7 37 98.8 96.3-99.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 128 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0 126 99.7 99.0-99.9
No 871 24 1.1 0.5- 2.3 847 98.9 97.7-99.5
Education
< High School 193 7 3.0 1.1- 7.8 186 97.0 92.2-98.9
High School 288 7 0.4 0.2- 0.9 281 99.6 99.1-99.8
> High School 516 12 0.4 0.2- 0.6 504 99.6 99.4-99.8
Marital Status
Married 636 14 0.6 0.2- 1.7 622 99.4 98.3-99.8
Other 363 12 1.6 0.6- 4.2 351 98.4 95.8-99.4
Income
14,999 or less 288 6 1.0 0.3- 3.9 282 99.0 96.1-99.7
15,000-24,999 156 9 2.3 0.7- 7.5 147 97.7 92.5-99.3
25,000-49,999 175 3 0.3 0.1- 0.8 172 99.7 99.2-99.9
50,000 or more 289 6 0.3 0.2- 0.7 283 99.7 99.3-99.8
WIC recipient
No 541 11 0.3 0.2- 0.6 530 99.7 99.4-99.8
Yes 448 14 1.8 0.7- 4.2 434 98.2 95.8-99.3
Medicaid recipient
No 460 10 0.7 0.2- 2.4 450 99.3 97.6-99.8
Yes 539 16 1.2 0.5- 2.9 523 98.8 97.1-99.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 23 4.7 3.1- 6.9 427 95.3 93.1-96.9
2500+ grams 549 3 0.7 0.2- 2.0 546 99.3 98.0-99.8

~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.

This page was generated on 25JUN07

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