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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? DIAPHRAGM, CERVICAL CAP, OR SPONGE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1169 1168 100 99.9- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1
Age
< 20 years 117 117 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
20-24 years 257 257 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 years 615 614 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
35+ years 180 180 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 866 865 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Black 245 245 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 58 58 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 166 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 1003 1002 100 99.9- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.1
Education
< High School 189 189 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
High School 351 350 99.9 99.6- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
> High School 627 627 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Marital Status
Married 773 773 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 396 395 100 99.7- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3
Income
14,999 or less 311 310 99.9 99.6- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
15,000-24,999 152 152 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-49,999 228 228 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
50,000 or more 383 383 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 645 645 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 511 510 100 99.7- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3
Medicaid recipient
No 589 589 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 580 579 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 504 503 99.8 98.4- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
2500+ grams 665 665 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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