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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? DIAPHRAGM, CERVICAL CAP, OR SPONGE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1203 1202 99.9 99.3- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Age
< 20 years 130 130 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
20-24 years 287 287 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25-34 years 605 604 99.8 98.7- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
35+ years 181 181 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 863 862 99.9 99.1- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
Black 287 287 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 53 53 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 171 171 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
No 1031 1030 99.9 99.2- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.8
Education
< High School 231 231 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
High School 326 326 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
> High School 642 641 99.8 98.7- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
Marital Status
Married 724 723 99.8 98.9- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
Other 479 479 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Income
14,999 or less 327 327 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
15,000-24,999 158 158 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-49,999 238 237 99.5 96.7-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.3
50,000 or more 389 389 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 659 658 99.8 98.7- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
Yes 538 538 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Medicaid recipient
No 559 558 99.8 98.5- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
Yes 644 644 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 383 383 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
2500+ grams 820 819 99.9 99.3- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7

*Asked only of mothers who reported current use of contraception.

#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 20MAY10

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