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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 1341 989 74.2 71.3-76.8 352 25.8 23.2-28.7
Age
< 20 years 142 97 70.1 60.6-78.2 45 29.9 21.8-39.4
20-24 years 319 192 59.2 52.7-65.3 127 40.8 34.7-47.3
25-34 years 675 524 78.8 75.0-82.1 151 21.2 17.9-25.0
35+ years 205 176 86.5 80.3-91.0 29 13.5 9.0-19.7
Race
White 952 754 79.2 76.1-82.0 198 20.8 18.0-23.9
Black 325 181 56.6 50.0-63.0 144 43.4 37.0-50.0
Other 64 54 74.8 59.7-85.6 10 25.2 14.4-40.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 182 97 53.9 45.7-61.9 85 46.1 38.1-54.3
No 1158 891 77.9 75.0-80.6 267 22.1 19.4-25.0
Education
< High School 256 116 47.4 40.4-54.4 140 52.6 45.6-59.6
High School 372 232 63.9 58.1-69.4 140 36.1 30.6-41.9
> High School 710 638 91.4 88.8-93.5 72 8.6 6.5-11.2
Marital Status
Married 811 708 88.2 85.4-90.6 103 11.8 9.4-14.6
Other 530 281 53.9 49.0-58.8 249 46.1 41.2-51.0
Income
14,999 or less 373 164 45.7 39.8-51.7 209 54.3 48.3-60.2
15,000-24,999 171 113 68.2 59.7-75.6 58 31.8 24.4-40.3
25,000-49,999 261 218 84.8 79.2-89.1 43 15.2 10.9-20.8
50,000 or more 433 426 98.6 96.5-99.5 7 1.4 0.5- 3.5
WIC recipient
No 727 676 93.5 91.1-95.3 51 6.5 4.7- 8.9
Yes 606 307 52.7 48.1-57.3 299 47.3 42.7-51.9
Medicaid recipient
No 627 610 97.7 95.9-98.7 17 2.3 1.3- 4.1
Yes 714 379 54.5 50.2-58.7 335 45.5 41.3-49.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 440 288 63.4 58.8-67.8 152 36.6 32.2-41.2
2500+ grams 901 701 75.1 72.1-78.0 200 24.9 22.0-27.9

#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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