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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? WORK FIRST (FORMERLY AFDC)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1285 1238 95.7 93.9-97.0 47 4.3 3.0- 6.1
Age
< 20 years 125 117 93.1 84.1-97.2 8 6.9 2.8-15.9
20-24 years 279 262 94.3 89.9-96.9 17 5.7 3.1-10.1
25-34 years 669 647 95.8 93.1-97.4 22 4.2 2.6- 6.9
35+ years 212 212 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 934 913 97.6 96.0-98.6 21 2.4 1.4- 4.0
Black 276 252 90.0 84.2-93.9 24 10.0 6.1-15.8
Other 75 73 95.4 76.8-99.2 2 4.6 0.8-23.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 152 146 96.5 91.4-98.6 6 3.5 1.4- 8.6
No 1133 1092 95.6 93.5-97.0 41 4.4 3.0- 6.5
Education
< High School 194 177 94.1 88.3-97.1 17 5.9 2.9-11.7
High School 384 367 93.5 89.1-96.2 17 6.5 3.8-10.9
> High School 706 693 97.6 95.5-98.7 13 2.4 1.3- 4.5
Marital Status
Married 855 840 98.1 96.5-99.0 15 1.9 1.0- 3.5
Other 430 398 91.9 87.9-94.7 32 8.1 5.3-12.1
Income
14,999 or less 332 303 89.6 84.2-93.3 29 10.4 6.7-15.8
15,000-24,999 167 160 94.9 88.1-97.9 7 5.1 2.1-11.9
25,000-49,999 255 250 98.5 95.3-99.5 5 1.5 0.5- 4.7
50,000 or more 434 431 99.2 97.1-99.8 3 0.8 0.2- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 735 724 98.3 96.6-99.2 11 1.7 0.8- 3.4
Yes 542 506 92.6 89.0-95.0 36 7.4 5.0-11.0
Medicaid recipient
No 663 657 99.2 97.8-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 2.2
Yes 622 581 92.5 89.2-94.8 41 7.5 5.2-10.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 567 545 94.2 91.2-96.2 22 5.8 3.8- 8.8
2500+ grams 718 693 95.8 93.8-97.2 25 4.2 2.8- 6.2

~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.

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