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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Since your delivery, would you have help if you needed: SOMEONE TO HELP ME IF I WERE SICK AND NEEDED TO BE IN BED

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1574 235 16.3 14.1-18.7 1339 83.7 81.3-85.9
Age
< 20 years 179 35 21.5 14.8-30.1 144 78.5 69.9-85.2
20-24 years 380 62 18.1 13.7-23.5 318 81.9 76.5-86.3
25-34 years 797 112 14.6 11.7-18.0 685 85.4 82.0-88.3
35+ years 218 26 13.9 9.0-20.8 192 86.1 79.2-91.0
Race
White 1086 159 16.0 13.5-19.0 927 84.0 81.0-86.5
Black 419 53 13.9 9.9-19.1 366 86.1 80.9-90.1
Other 69 23 32.1 20.4-46.5 46 67.9 53.5-79.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 184 52 27.6 20.8-35.6 132 72.4 64.4-79.2
No 1388 183 14.1 11.9-16.7 1205 85.9 83.3-88.1
Education
< High School 300 67 27.1 21.2-33.9 233 72.9 66.1-78.8
High School 427 71 16.0 12.1-20.9 356 84.0 79.1-87.9
> High School 843 96 11.9 9.4-14.9 747 88.1 85.1-90.6
Marital Status
Married 970 128 13.4 11.0-16.3 842 86.6 83.7-89.0
Other 604 107 20.3 16.5-24.9 497 79.7 75.1-83.5
Income
14,999 or less 414 99 25.2 20.2-31.0 315 74.8 69.0-79.8
15,000-24,999 241 40 20.2 14.4-27.5 201 79.8 72.5-85.6
25,000-49,999 296 42 15.0 10.6-20.9 254 85.0 79.1-89.4
50,000 or more 530 39 7.4 5.1-10.5 491 92.6 89.5-94.9
WIC recipient
No 908 108 12.5 10.0-15.5 800 87.5 84.5-90.0
Yes 652 125 20.8 17.1-25.1 527 79.2 74.9-82.9
Medicaid recipient
No 763 76 10.5 8.1-13.5 687 89.5 86.5-91.9
Yes 811 159 21.2 17.8-25.1 652 78.8 74.9-82.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 700 98 14.5 12.1-17.2 602 85.5 82.8-87.9
2500+ grams 874 137 16.4 14.0-19.1 737 83.6 80.9-86.0

#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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