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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Has heard of the North Carolina program: CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1641 1249 75.1 72.4-77.6 392 24.9 22.4-27.6
Age
< 20 years 194 148 73.9 65.0-81.2 46 26.1 18.8-35.0
20-24 years 387 312 79.9 74.4-84.4 75 20.1 15.6-25.6
25-34 years 831 612 72.3 68.3-75.9 219 27.7 24.1-31.7
35+ years 229 177 77.5 70.1-83.5 52 22.5 16.5-29.9
Race
White 1138 848 73.4 70.2-76.4 290 26.6 23.6-29.8
Black 433 352 81.9 76.3-86.3 81 18.1 13.7-23.7
Other 70 49 67.3 52.6-79.3 21 32.7 20.7-47.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 205 146 72.4 64.7-78.9 59 27.6 21.1-35.3
No 1433 1100 75.6 72.7-78.3 333 24.4 21.7-27.3
Education
< High School 323 259 80.2 74.0-85.1 64 19.8 14.9-26.0
High School 448 372 81.3 76.2-85.5 76 18.7 14.5-23.8
> High School 864 612 69.2 65.2-72.9 252 30.8 27.1-34.8
Marital Status
Married 998 728 71.7 68.1-74.9 270 28.3 25.1-31.9
Other 643 521 79.9 75.5-83.7 122 20.1 16.3-24.5
Income
14,999 or less 443 374 83.2 78.2-87.3 69 16.8 12.7-21.8
15,000-24,999 254 212 83.6 76.9-88.6 42 16.4 11.4-23.1
25,000-49,999 302 229 75.7 69.1-81.3 73 24.3 18.7-30.9
50,000 or more 541 364 65.6 60.6-70.3 177 34.4 29.7-39.4
WIC recipient
No 938 677 71.0 67.3-74.5 261 29.0 25.5-32.7
Yes 688 559 80.0 75.9-83.5 129 20.0 16.5-24.1
Medicaid recipient
No 780 540 68.6 64.4-72.4 240 31.4 27.6-35.6
Yes 861 709 80.6 76.9-83.8 152 19.4 16.2-23.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 756 597 79.6 76.6-82.2 159 20.4 17.8-23.4
2500+ grams 885 652 74.7 71.8-77.5 233 25.3 22.5-28.2

#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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