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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Before your new baby, did you ever have any other babies who were born alive?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1019 463 42.2 38.5-46.1 556 57.8 53.9-61.5
Age
< 20 years 96 80 86.2 75.2-92.8 16 13.8 7.2-24.8
20-24 years 252 145 51.0 43.0-58.9 107 49.0 41.1-57.0
25-34 years 514 195 34.3 29.5-39.5 319 65.7 60.5-70.5
35+ years 157 43 24.7 17.2-34.1 114 75.3 65.9-82.8
Race
White 730 336 40.7 36.5-45.1 394 59.3 54.9-63.5
Black 250 112 48.1 39.5-56.7 138 51.9 43.3-60.5
Other 39 15 41.5 23.9-61.5 24 58.5 38.5-76.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 130 48 31.2 22.6-41.2 82 68.8 58.8-77.4
No 889 415 44.4 40.3-48.6 474 55.6 51.4-59.7
Education
< High School 201 86 40.0 32.0-48.6 115 60.0 51.4-68.0
High School 293 116 36.4 29.3-44.0 177 63.6 56.0-70.7
> High School 523 259 45.7 40.5-50.9 264 54.3 49.1-59.5
Marital Status
Married 648 264 36.5 32.2-41.1 384 63.5 58.9-67.8
Other 371 199 52.3 45.5-59.0 172 47.7 41.0-54.5
Income
14,999 or less 291 131 44.0 36.8-51.6 160 56.0 48.4-63.2
15,000-24,999 157 65 30.8 22.2-40.9 92 69.2 59.1-77.8
25,000-49,999 177 74 37.6 29.5-46.4 103 62.4 53.6-70.5
50,000 or more 295 139 46.1 39.4-53.0 156 53.9 47.0-60.6
WIC recipient
No 552 254 41.7 36.9-46.8 298 58.3 53.2-63.1
Yes 451 199 42.9 37.0-48.9 252 57.1 51.1-63.0
Medicaid recipient
No 475 232 44.8 39.5-50.2 243 55.2 49.8-60.5
Yes 544 231 40.0 34.8-45.5 313 60.0 54.5-65.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 460 235 51.0 46.5-55.5 225 49.0 44.5-53.5
2500+ grams 559 228 41.5 37.4-45.7 331 58.5 54.3-62.6

~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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