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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1309 1010 75.1 71.8-78.1 299 24.9 21.9-28.2
Age
< 20 years 128 90 68.4 56.9-78.1 38 31.6 21.9-43.1
20-24 years 287 202 70.4 63.2-76.7 85 29.6 23.3-36.8
25-34 years 677 530 74.9 70.2-79.0 147 25.1 21.0-29.8
35+ years 217 188 89.9 83.4-94.1 29 10.1 5.9-16.6
Race
White 952 790 81.0 77.5-84.1 162 19.0 15.9-22.5
Black 280 157 56.9 49.0-64.4 123 43.1 35.6-51.0
Other 77 63 78.0 61.4-88.8 14 22.0 11.2-38.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 167 104 57.7 48.3-66.6 63 42.3 33.4-51.7
No 1142 906 78.4 75.0-81.5 236 21.6 18.5-25.0
Education
< High School 205 115 56.7 47.7-65.3 90 43.3 34.7-52.3
High School 393 262 67.2 60.8-73.0 131 32.8 27.0-39.2
> High School 709 632 87.3 83.7-90.2 77 12.7 9.8-16.3
Marital Status
Married 863 756 87.8 84.8-90.3 107 12.2 9.7-15.2
Other 446 254 56.3 50.2-62.2 192 43.7 37.8-49.8
Income
14,999 or less 351 158 44.0 37.3-51.0 193 56.0 49.0-62.7
15,000-24,999 171 113 68.3 58.9-76.5 58 31.7 23.5-41.1
25,000-49,999 256 238 93.3 88.4-96.2 18 6.7 3.8-11.6
50,000 or more 434 431 99.2 97.1-99.8 3 0.8 0.2- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 739 684 91.4 88.2-93.8 55 8.6 6.2-11.8
Yes 561 320 57.0 51.6-62.2 241 43.0 37.8-48.4
Medicaid recipient
No 663 647 97.8 95.9-98.8 16 2.2 1.2- 4.1
Yes 646 363 55.3 50.2-60.2 283 44.7 39.8-49.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 576 426 68.3 64.0-72.3 150 31.7 27.7-36.0
2500+ grams 733 584 75.7 72.1-79.0 149 24.3 21.0-27.9

~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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