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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? CONTRACEPTIVE PATCH (ORTHOEVRA)*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1203 1193 99.1 98.2-99.5 10 0.9 0.5- 1.8
Age
< 20 years 130 128 98.7 93.7-99.8 2 1.3 0.2- 6.3
20-24 years 287 283 98.3 95.2-99.4 4 1.7 0.6- 4.8
25-34 years 605 602 99.3 97.9-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1
35+ years 181 180 99.8 98.8- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Race
White 863 857 99.3 98.4-99.7 6 0.7 0.3- 1.6
Black 287 283 98.0 94.4-99.3 4 2.0 0.7- 5.6
Other 53 53 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 171 170 99.1 94.2-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 5.8
No 1031 1022 99.1 98.1-99.6 9 0.9 0.4- 1.9
Education
< High School 231 229 99.3 96.0-99.9 2 0.7 0.1- 4.0
High School 326 321 98.5 95.9-99.5 5 1.5 0.5- 4.1
> High School 642 639 99.3 98.0-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.0
Marital Status
Married 724 719 99.2 98.0-99.7 5 0.8 0.3- 2.0
Other 479 474 98.9 97.1-99.6 5 1.1 0.4- 2.9
Income
14,999 or less 327 323 98.5 95.6-99.5 4 1.5 0.5- 4.4
15,000-24,999 158 157 99.8 98.9- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
25,000-49,999 238 235 98.6 95.1-99.6 3 1.4 0.4- 4.9
50,000 or more 389 387 99.4 97.6-99.8 2 0.6 0.2- 2.4
WIC recipient
No 659 655 99.2 97.8-99.7 4 0.8 0.3- 2.2
Yes 538 532 99.0 97.4-99.6 6 1.0 0.4- 2.6
Medicaid recipient
No 559 555 99.0 97.4-99.6 4 1.0 0.4- 2.6
Yes 644 638 99.2 97.8-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 2.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 383 380 99.1 97.4-99.7 3 0.9 0.3- 2.6
2500+ grams 820 813 99.1 98.1-99.6 7 0.9 0.4- 1.9

*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.

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