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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 1358 609 44.3 41.3-47.3 749 55.7 52.7-58.7
Age
< 20 years 146 59 37.8 29.1-47.3 87 62.2 52.7-70.9
20-24 years 320 108 33.0 27.4-39.2 212 67.0 60.8-72.6
25-34 years 682 332 48.5 44.3-52.7 350 51.5 47.3-55.7
35+ years 210 110 53.5 46.0-60.9 100 46.5 39.1-54.0
Race
White 962 489 49.6 46.1-53.1 473 50.4 46.9-53.9
Black 329 86 25.7 20.4-31.7 243 74.3 68.3-79.6
Other 67 34 46.6 33.4-60.2 33 53.4 39.8-66.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 186 69 37.7 30.2-45.9 117 62.3 54.1-69.8
No 1171 539 45.5 42.3-48.8 632 54.5 51.2-57.7
Education
< High School 261 80 31.8 25.7-38.6 181 68.2 61.4-74.3
High School 374 126 32.9 27.6-38.7 248 67.1 61.3-72.4
> High School 720 401 56.1 52.0-60.1 319 43.9 39.9-48.0
Marital Status
Married 824 461 55.7 51.9-59.5 363 44.3 40.5-48.1
Other 534 148 27.8 23.6-32.4 386 72.2 67.6-76.4
Income
14,999 or less 381 98 27.2 22.2-32.8 283 72.8 67.2-77.8
15,000-24,999 173 45 26.7 19.9-34.8 128 73.3 65.2-80.1
25,000-49,999 263 107 39.8 33.5-46.6 156 60.2 53.4-66.5
50,000 or more 440 318 72.2 67.3-76.6 122 27.8 23.4-32.7
WIC recipient
No 735 454 61.1 57.1-65.0 281 38.9 35.0-42.9
Yes 615 152 25.7 21.9-29.9 463 74.3 70.1-78.1
Medicaid recipient
No 633 439 69.8 65.7-73.7 194 30.2 26.3-34.3
Yes 725 170 23.1 19.7-26.9 555 76.9 73.1-80.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 448 179 38.4 34.1-42.9 269 61.6 57.1-65.9
2500+ grams 910 430 44.8 41.6-48.1 480 55.2 51.9-58.4

#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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