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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Has heard of the North Carolina program: CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1350 1045 77.2 74.6-79.6 305 22.8 20.4-25.4
Age
< 20 years 142 109 78.4 69.6-85.2 33 21.6 14.8-30.4
20-24 years 317 253 76.6 70.8-81.6 64 23.4 18.4-29.2
25-34 years 683 517 75.9 72.2-79.3 166 24.1 20.7-27.8
35+ years 208 166 81.8 75.3-86.9 42 18.2 13.1-24.7
Race
White 958 731 76.5 73.4-79.3 227 23.5 20.7-26.6
Black 327 266 79.9 74.2-84.6 61 20.1 15.4-25.8
Other 65 48 75.4 61.8-85.3 17 24.6 14.7-38.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 184 147 78.7 71.3-84.6 37 21.3 15.4-28.7
No 1165 897 76.9 74.1-79.5 268 23.1 20.5-25.9
Education
< High School 256 214 84.9 79.2-89.2 42 15.1 10.8-20.8
High School 371 315 82.9 78.0-87.0 56 17.1 13.0-22.0
> High School 720 514 70.9 67.1-74.4 206 29.1 25.6-32.9
Marital Status
Married 824 611 74.9 71.5-78.0 213 25.1 22.0-28.5
Other 526 434 80.5 76.4-84.1 92 19.5 15.9-23.6
Income
14,999 or less 367 317 85.1 80.3-88.9 50 14.9 11.1-19.7
15,000-24,999 177 145 81.0 73.7-86.7 32 19.0 13.3-26.3
25,000-49,999 262 201 76.4 70.3-81.7 61 23.6 18.3-29.7
50,000 or more 440 304 70.0 65.1-74.5 136 30.0 25.5-34.9
WIC recipient
No 735 538 73.2 69.6-76.6 197 26.8 23.4-30.4
Yes 607 499 81.3 77.5-84.6 108 18.7 15.4-22.5
Medicaid recipient
No 634 458 72.8 68.9-76.4 176 27.2 23.6-31.1
Yes 716 587 80.8 77.3-83.9 129 19.2 16.1-22.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 442 360 82.5 78.8-85.7 82 17.5 14.3-21.2
2500+ grams 908 685 76.7 73.9-79.3 223 23.3 20.7-26.1

#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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