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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? CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1319 988 75.7 72.6-78.5 331 24.3 21.5-27.4
Age
< 20 years 127 97 74.4 63.3-83.1 30 25.6 16.9-36.7
20-24 years 290 223 76.3 69.8-81.8 67 23.7 18.2-30.2
25-34 years 683 497 75.6 71.4-79.3 186 24.4 20.7-28.6
35+ years 219 171 75.9 67.6-82.6 48 24.1 17.4-32.4
Race
White 964 704 74.7 71.2-77.9 260 25.3 22.1-28.8
Black 279 222 76.4 69.0-82.4 57 23.6 17.6-31.0
Other 76 62 86.7 75.2-93.3 14 13.3 6.7-24.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 169 132 75.9 67.0-83.0 37 24.1 17.0-33.0
No 1150 856 75.6 72.4-78.6 294 24.4 21.4-27.6
Education
< High School 206 160 77.0 68.7-83.7 46 23.0 16.3-31.3
High School 396 329 83.3 77.9-87.6 67 16.7 12.4-22.1
> High School 715 497 70.4 66.2-74.3 218 29.6 25.7-33.8
Marital Status
Married 871 635 74.4 70.8-77.8 236 25.6 22.2-29.2
Other 448 353 77.5 72.1-82.1 95 22.5 17.9-27.9
Income
14,999 or less 347 282 79.5 73.1-84.6 65 20.5 15.4-26.9
15,000-24,999 175 139 79.8 71.2-86.2 36 20.2 13.8-28.8
25,000-49,999 260 203 77.4 70.5-83.2 57 22.6 16.8-29.5
50,000 or more 438 285 66.6 61.1-71.7 153 33.4 28.3-38.9
WIC recipient
No 748 547 74.2 70.2-77.9 201 25.8 22.1-29.8
Yes 562 434 77.1 72.3-81.2 128 22.9 18.8-27.7
Medicaid recipient
No 671 464 70.7 66.4-74.7 207 29.3 25.3-33.6
Yes 648 524 80.0 75.7-83.8 124 20.0 16.2-24.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 580 442 77.2 73.5-80.5 138 22.8 19.5-26.5
2500+ grams 739 546 75.5 72.2-78.6 193 24.5 21.4-27.8

~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.

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