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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ORAL HEALTH

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1314 754 58.5 55.1-61.9 560 41.5 38.1-44.9
Age
< 20 years 127 94 68.9 57.3-78.6 33 31.1 21.4-42.7
20-24 years 289 204 73.0 66.3-78.9 85 27.0 21.1-33.7
25-34 years 684 345 52.5 47.8-57.2 339 47.5 42.8-52.2
35+ years 214 111 47.5 38.9-56.2 103 52.5 43.8-61.1
Race
White 959 529 56.5 52.6-60.4 430 43.5 39.6-47.4
Black 280 174 62.2 54.3-69.5 106 37.8 30.5-45.7
Other 75 51 70.0 54.9-81.7 24 30.0 18.3-45.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 134 81.8 73.1-88.2 29 18.2 11.8-26.9
No 1151 620 54.3 50.6-58.0 531 45.7 42.0-49.4
Education
< High School 201 166 80.4 71.6-86.9 35 19.6 13.1-28.4
High School 394 259 65.3 58.9-71.1 135 34.7 28.9-41.1
> High School 717 327 46.1 41.7-50.7 390 53.9 49.3-58.3
Marital Status
Married 869 454 52.3 48.2-56.3 415 47.7 43.7-51.8
Other 445 300 68.0 62.1-73.4 145 32.0 26.6-37.9
Income
14,999 or less 349 260 74.6 68.1-80.3 89 25.4 19.7-31.9
15,000-24,999 172 124 71.9 62.4-79.8 48 28.1 20.2-37.6
25,000-49,999 256 153 57.1 49.4-64.4 103 42.9 35.6-50.6
50,000 or more 438 153 35.0 29.7-40.6 285 65.0 59.4-70.3
WIC recipient
No 742 354 48.7 44.2-53.2 388 51.3 46.8-55.8
Yes 563 393 69.4 64.3-74.2 170 30.6 25.8-35.7
Medicaid recipient
No 671 297 44.9 40.3-49.6 374 55.1 50.4-59.7
Yes 643 457 70.8 66.0-75.2 186 29.2 24.8-34.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 583 350 64.6 60.6-68.3 233 35.4 31.7-39.4
2500+ grams 731 404 58.0 54.3-61.6 327 42.0 38.4-45.7

~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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