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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Before your new baby, did you ever have any other babies who were born alive?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1347 640 41.4 38.1-44.8 707 58.6 55.2-61.9
Age
< 20 years 135 117 81.1 70.6-88.5 18 18.9 11.5-29.4
20-24 years 297 169 51.1 43.9-58.2 128 48.9 41.8-56.1
25-34 years 693 287 32.1 28.1-36.5 406 67.9 63.5-71.9
35+ years 222 67 23.2 16.9-31.0 155 76.8 69.0-83.1
Race
White 981 480 41.9 38.1-45.8 501 58.1 54.2-61.9
Black 286 127 42.7 35.2-50.5 159 57.3 49.5-64.8
Other 80 33 28.5 18.2-41.5 47 71.5 58.5-81.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 69 39.8 31.2-49.1 106 60.2 50.9-68.8
No 1172 571 41.7 38.2-45.3 601 58.3 54.7-61.8
Education
< High School 216 93 42.6 34.2-51.5 123 57.4 48.5-65.8
High School 404 190 42.7 36.6-48.9 214 57.3 51.1-63.4
> High School 725 357 40.3 36.0-44.7 368 59.7 55.3-64.0
Marital Status
Married 884 382 34.3 30.6-38.1 502 65.7 61.9-69.4
Other 463 258 51.8 45.8-57.7 205 48.2 42.3-54.2
Income
14,999 or less 352 175 43.1 36.4-49.9 177 56.9 50.1-63.6
15,000-24,999 177 75 37.5 28.9-47.0 102 62.5 53.0-71.1
25,000-49,999 261 111 37.1 30.3-44.6 150 62.9 55.4-69.7
50,000 or more 443 217 40.1 34.8-45.7 226 59.9 54.3-65.2
WIC recipient
No 755 356 38.6 34.4-43.0 399 61.4 57.0-65.6
Yes 578 277 44.4 39.2-49.6 301 55.6 50.4-60.8
Medicaid recipient
No 679 334 40.1 35.7-44.7 345 59.9 55.3-64.3
Yes 668 306 42.5 37.7-47.4 362 57.5 52.6-62.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 594 324 53.8 49.6-57.9 270 46.2 42.1-50.4
2500+ grams 753 316 40.3 36.7-44.0 437 59.7 56.0-63.3

~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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