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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 1346 645 48.6 45.6-51.7 701 51.4 48.3-54.4
Age
< 20 years 147 74 50.7 41.3-60.1 73 49.3 39.9-58.7
20-24 years 318 162 52.1 45.7-58.4 156 47.9 41.6-54.3
25-34 years 675 322 48.7 44.4-52.9 353 51.3 47.1-55.6
35+ years 206 87 40.9 33.6-48.5 119 59.1 51.5-66.4
Race
White 957 511 53.5 50.0-57.0 446 46.5 43.0-50.0
Black 323 92 29.1 23.6-35.5 231 70.9 64.5-76.4
Other 66 42 60.3 46.2-72.8 24 39.7 27.2-53.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 183 150 83.5 76.5-88.6 33 16.5 11.4-23.5
No 1162 495 42.3 39.1-45.5 667 57.7 54.5-60.9
Education
< High School 258 149 60.4 53.4-67.0 109 39.6 33.0-46.6
High School 368 185 50.5 44.5-56.4 183 49.5 43.6-55.5
> High School 717 309 42.4 38.5-46.5 408 57.6 53.5-61.5
Marital Status
Married 820 398 48.7 44.9-52.6 422 51.3 47.4-55.1
Other 526 247 48.4 43.5-53.4 279 51.6 46.6-56.5
Income
14,999 or less 373 183 50.2 44.3-56.2 190 49.8 43.8-55.7
15,000-24,999 173 77 45.9 37.6-54.5 96 54.1 45.5-62.4
25,000-49,999 261 116 47.2 40.5-54.0 145 52.8 46.0-59.5
50,000 or more 440 217 47.1 42.0-52.2 223 52.9 47.8-58.0
WIC recipient
No 733 361 48.6 44.6-52.7 372 51.4 47.3-55.4
Yes 606 279 48.3 43.7-52.9 327 51.7 47.1-56.3
Medicaid recipient
No 631 312 48.4 44.1-52.7 319 51.6 47.3-55.9
Yes 715 333 48.8 44.5-53.0 382 51.2 47.0-55.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 439 209 47.6 43.0-52.2 230 52.4 47.8-57.0
2500+ grams 907 436 48.7 45.4-52.0 471 51.3 48.0-54.6

#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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