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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 1000 786 78.2 74.7-81.4 214 21.8 18.6-25.3
Age
< 20 years 95 63 64.0 50.7-75.4 32 36.0 24.6-49.3
20-24 years 248 178 68.7 60.7-75.8 70 31.3 24.2-39.3
25-34 years 503 411 83.6 79.0-87.3 92 16.4 12.7-21.0
35+ years 154 134 85.4 76.2-91.5 20 14.6 8.5-23.8
Race
White 715 619 86.0 82.4-88.9 96 14.0 11.1-17.6
Black 245 139 51.4 42.6-60.0 106 48.6 40.0-57.4
Other 40 28 68.2 47.2-83.7 12 31.8 16.3-52.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 126 88 71.2 60.9-79.7 38 28.8 20.3-39.1
No 874 698 79.5 75.8-82.9 176 20.5 17.1-24.2
Education
< High School 196 113 57.5 48.8-65.8 83 42.5 34.2-51.2
High School 289 214 74.2 66.7-80.5 75 25.8 19.5-33.3
> High School 513 457 89.4 85.4-92.3 56 10.6 7.7-14.6
Marital Status
Married 635 562 88.3 84.7-91.2 73 11.7 8.8-15.3
Other 365 224 60.4 53.5-66.9 141 39.6 33.1-46.5
Income
14,999 or less 292 150 52.0 44.4-59.4 142 48.0 40.6-55.6
15,000-24,999 154 119 77.5 67.4-85.2 35 22.5 14.8-32.6
25,000-49,999 177 165 94.6 88.6-97.5 12 5.4 2.5-11.4
50,000 or more 288 288 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 543 510 95.0 92.1-96.9 33 5.0 3.1- 7.9
Yes 449 270 57.5 51.4-63.4 179 42.5 36.6-48.6
Medicaid recipient
No 463 450 97.9 95.5-99.0 13 2.1 1.0- 4.5
Yes 537 336 61.1 55.5-66.3 201 38.9 33.7-44.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 453 341 72.6 68.2-76.6 112 27.4 23.4-31.8
2500+ grams 547 445 78.7 74.8-82.1 102 21.3 17.9-25.2

~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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