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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1010 785 74.7 71.2-77.9 225 25.3 22.1-28.8
Age
< 20 years 95 74 75.6 62.6-85.1 21 24.4 14.9-37.4
20-24 years 250 205 77.0 69.4-83.2 45 23.0 16.8-30.6
25-34 years 509 381 73.5 68.5-77.9 128 26.5 22.1-31.5
35+ years 156 125 74.6 64.8-82.4 31 25.4 17.6-35.2
Race
White 724 545 73.2 69.1-77.0 179 26.8 23.0-30.9
Black 246 208 79.7 71.7-86.0 38 20.3 14.0-28.3
Other 40 32 77.5 57.0-89.9 8 22.5 10.1-43.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 128 103 75.2 65.2-83.1 25 24.8 16.9-34.8
No 882 682 74.6 70.8-78.1 200 25.4 21.9-29.2
Education
< High School 196 162 77.4 69.1-84.0 34 22.6 16.0-30.9
High School 290 255 86.5 80.1-91.0 35 13.5 9.0-19.9
> High School 522 368 68.4 63.4-73.1 154 31.6 26.9-36.6
Marital Status
Married 645 487 74.3 70.0-78.2 158 25.7 21.8-30.0
Other 365 298 75.4 68.9-81.0 67 24.6 19.0-31.1
Income
14,999 or less 293 241 77.1 70.1-82.9 52 22.9 17.1-29.9
15,000-24,999 156 138 89.6 81.3-94.5 18 10.4 5.5-18.7
25,000-49,999 179 144 77.3 69.1-83.9 35 22.7 16.1-30.9
50,000 or more 294 194 63.6 56.7-70.0 100 36.4 30.0-43.3
WIC recipient
No 551 403 71.5 66.7-75.8 148 28.5 24.2-33.3
Yes 449 374 78.4 72.9-83.1 75 21.6 16.9-27.1
Medicaid recipient
No 471 330 67.7 62.4-72.6 141 32.3 27.4-37.6
Yes 539 455 80.9 76.1-85.0 84 19.1 15.0-23.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 455 376 83.5 80.0-86.6 79 16.5 13.4-20.0
2500+ grams 555 409 73.9 70.1-77.4 146 26.1 22.6-29.9

~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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