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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 1615 1549 95.8 94.3-96.9 66 4.2 3.1- 5.7
Age
< 20 years 187 174 95.0 89.3-97.7 13 5.0 2.3-10.7
20-24 years 383 360 94.3 90.6-96.6 23 5.7 3.4- 9.4
25-34 years 819 793 96.1 93.8-97.5 26 3.9 2.5- 6.2
35+ years 226 222 98.2 93.8-99.5 4 1.8 0.5- 6.2
Race
White 1114 1081 96.9 95.2-97.9 33 3.1 2.1- 4.8
Black 431 400 92.6 88.3-95.4 31 7.4 4.6-11.7
Other 70 68 94.8 81.6-98.7 2 5.2 1.3-18.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 187 179 96.4 91.6-98.5 8 3.6 1.5- 8.4
No 1425 1367 95.7 94.0-96.9 58 4.3 3.1- 6.0
Education
< High School 308 280 90.8 85.7-94.2 28 9.2 5.8-14.3
High School 443 422 94.2 90.5-96.5 21 5.8 3.5- 9.5
> High School 858 841 98.7 97.4-99.4 17 1.3 0.6- 2.6
Marital Status
Married 987 971 98.5 97.2-99.2 16 1.5 0.8- 2.8
Other 628 578 91.9 88.6-94.3 50 8.1 5.7-11.4
Income
14,999 or less 432 395 90.6 86.2-93.7 37 9.4 6.3-13.8
15,000-24,999 252 238 94.8 89.9-97.4 14 5.2 2.6-10.1
25,000-49,999 301 293 98.0 94.7-99.2 8 2.0 0.8- 5.3
50,000 or more 537 534 99.4 97.9-99.8 3 0.6 0.2- 2.1
WIC recipient
No 930 913 98.4 96.9-99.2 17 1.6 0.8- 3.1
Yes 670 621 92.4 89.3-94.6 49 7.6 5.4-10.7
Medicaid recipient
No 775 766 98.8 97.3-99.5 9 1.2 0.5- 2.7
Yes 840 783 93.2 90.6-95.1 57 6.8 4.9- 9.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 746 712 95.0 93.2-96.4 34 5.0 3.6- 6.8
2500+ grams 869 837 95.8 94.2-97.0 32 4.2 3.0- 5.8

#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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