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2008 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 1316 261 19.7 17.4-22.3 1055 80.3 77.7-82.6
Age
< 20 years 139 35 28.6 20.7-38.1 104 71.4 61.9-79.3
20-24 years 308 81 25.7 20.4-31.8 227 74.3 68.2-79.6
25-34 years 665 118 16.8 13.8-20.3 547 83.2 79.7-86.2
35+ years 204 27 13.3 8.9-19.6 177 86.7 80.4-91.1
Race
White 933 156 17.8 15.1-20.8 777 82.2 79.2-84.9
Black 318 82 24.7 19.4-30.8 236 75.3 69.2-80.6
Other 65 23 28.0 17.5-41.7 42 72.0 58.3-82.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 60 34.1 26.7-42.4 115 65.9 57.6-73.3
No 1140 200 17.2 14.8-19.9 940 82.8 80.1-85.2
Education
< High School 247 78 33.3 26.9-40.3 169 66.7 59.7-73.1
High School 353 82 22.5 17.9-27.9 271 77.5 72.1-82.1
> High School 713 100 12.6 10.2-15.6 613 87.4 84.4-89.8
Marital Status
Married 804 135 15.6 13.0-18.7 669 84.4 81.3-87.0
Other 512 126 25.7 21.6-30.4 386 74.3 69.6-78.4
Income
14,999 or less 355 101 27.7 22.6-33.5 254 72.3 66.5-77.4
15,000-24,999 172 41 24.8 18.1-33.0 131 75.2 67.0-81.9
25,000-49,999 254 44 17.9 13.2-23.8 210 82.1 76.2-86.8
50,000 or more 438 46 9.0 6.4-12.4 392 91.0 87.6-93.6
WIC recipient
No 726 111 14.1 11.5-17.2 615 85.9 82.8-88.5
Yes 583 148 26.2 22.3-30.6 435 73.8 69.4-77.7
Medicaid recipient
No 626 77 11.1 8.6-14.1 549 88.9 85.9-91.4
Yes 690 184 27.2 23.5-31.2 506 72.8 68.8-76.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 423 97 22.9 19.2-27.2 326 77.1 72.8-80.8
2500+ grams 893 164 19.5 16.9-22.3 729 80.5 77.7-83.1

#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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