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2007 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 1634 746 46.4 43.4-49.5 888 53.6 50.5-56.6
Age
< 20 years 194 97 50.8 41.7-59.8 97 49.2 40.2-58.3
20-24 years 384 194 51.8 45.6-58.1 190 48.2 41.9-54.4
25-34 years 827 365 43.2 39.0-47.5 462 56.8 52.5-61.0
35+ years 229 90 44.1 36.3-52.2 139 55.9 47.8-63.7
Race
White 1129 559 49.2 45.7-52.8 570 50.8 47.2-54.3
Black 434 140 34.5 28.5-40.9 294 65.5 59.1-71.5
Other 71 47 63.2 48.6-75.7 24 36.8 24.3-51.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 195 157 80.0 72.6-85.8 38 20.0 14.2-27.4
No 1436 587 40.2 37.0-43.5 849 59.8 56.5-63.0
Education
< High School 319 172 57.0 50.0-63.8 147 43.0 36.2-50.0
High School 444 200 43.0 37.3-48.9 244 57.0 51.1-62.7
> High School 866 370 43.8 39.7-47.9 496 56.2 52.1-60.3
Marital Status
Married 998 446 45.5 41.8-49.3 552 54.5 50.7-58.2
Other 636 300 47.8 42.7-52.9 336 52.2 47.1-57.3
Income
14,999 or less 437 208 48.7 42.7-54.8 229 51.3 45.2-57.3
15,000-24,999 254 121 48.1 40.3-56.1 133 51.9 43.9-59.7
25,000-49,999 302 127 41.4 34.6-48.5 175 58.6 51.5-65.4
50,000 or more 542 241 46.2 41.1-51.3 301 53.8 48.7-58.9
WIC recipient
No 937 422 45.8 41.9-49.9 515 54.2 50.1-58.1
Yes 683 311 46.1 41.4-50.9 372 53.9 49.1-58.6
Medicaid recipient
No 782 354 45.7 41.4-50.0 428 54.3 50.0-58.6
Yes 852 392 47.1 42.8-51.4 460 52.9 48.6-57.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 751 337 45.5 42.0-49.0 414 54.5 51.0-58.0
2500+ grams 883 409 46.5 43.2-49.9 474 53.5 50.1-56.8

#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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