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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INFANT STATUS

Is your baby alive now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1327 28 0.9 0.5- 1.8 1299 99.1 98.2-99.5
Age
< 20 years 132 1 0.3 0.0- 1.8 131 99.7 98.2- 100
20-24 years 291 7 0.5 0.2- 1.2 284 99.5 98.8-99.8
25-34 years 685 17 1.4 0.6- 3.2 668 98.6 96.8-99.4
35+ years 219 3 0.3 0.1- 0.8 216 99.7 99.2-99.9
Race
White 970 13 0.5 0.2- 1.1 957 99.5 98.9-99.8
Black 281 12 1.5 0.6- 3.8 269 98.5 96.2-99.4
Other 76 3 4.8 0.8-22.6 73 95.2 77.4-99.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 182 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7 181 99.9 99.3- 100
No 1145 27 1.1 0.6- 2.1 1118 98.9 97.9-99.4
Education
< High School 218 5 1.6 0.4- 5.6 213 98.4 94.4-99.6
High School 398 10 1.3 0.5- 3.5 388 98.7 96.5-99.5
> High School 709 13 0.4 0.2- 1.1 696 99.6 98.9-99.8
Marital Status
Married 869 15 0.6 0.2- 1.4 854 99.4 98.6-99.8
Other 458 13 1.4 0.6- 3.5 445 98.6 96.5-99.4
Income
14,999 or less 350 6 1.0 0.2- 4.1 344 99.0 95.9-99.8
15,000-24,999 173 4 0.6 0.2- 1.6 169 99.4 98.4-99.8
25,000-49,999 256 6 1.0 0.3- 3.5 250 99.0 96.5-99.7
50,000 or more 435 7 0.5 0.2- 1.7 428 99.5 98.3-99.8
WIC recipient
No 742 13 0.6 0.3- 1.6 729 99.4 98.4-99.7
Yes 573 15 1.3 0.5- 3.0 558 98.7 97.0-99.5
Medicaid recipient
No 666 11 0.4 0.2- 1.1 655 99.6 98.9-99.8
Yes 661 17 1.4 0.6- 3.0 644 98.6 97.0-99.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 583 24 4.5 2.9- 6.8 559 95.5 93.2-97.1
2500+ grams 744 4 0.6 0.2- 1.7 740 99.4 98.3-99.8

~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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