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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 1336 1159 87.1 84.9-89.1 177 12.9 10.9-15.1
Age
< 20 years 144 106 76.8 67.9-83.8 38 23.2 16.2-32.1
20-24 years 316 269 83.4 78.0-87.7 47 16.6 12.3-22.0
25-34 years 670 596 89.6 86.7-92.0 74 10.4 8.0-13.3
35+ years 206 188 92.3 87.2-95.5 18 7.7 4.5-12.8
Race
White 950 854 89.5 87.1-91.6 96 10.5 8.4-12.9
Black 322 249 78.0 72.0-83.0 73 22.0 17.0-28.0
Other 64 56 90.6 78.5-96.2 8 9.4 3.8-21.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 179 144 79.5 72.1-85.4 35 20.5 14.6-27.9
No 1156 1014 88.5 86.2-90.4 142 11.5 9.6-13.8
Education
< High School 255 197 79.4 73.2-84.5 58 20.6 15.5-26.8
High School 368 311 83.6 78.7-87.5 57 16.4 12.5-21.3
> High School 710 648 92.4 89.9-94.3 62 7.6 5.7-10.1
Marital Status
Married 811 744 91.6 89.2-93.6 67 8.4 6.4-10.8
Other 525 415 80.6 76.4-84.2 110 19.4 15.8-23.6
Income
14,999 or less 369 295 81.0 75.9-85.3 74 19.0 14.7-24.1
15,000-24,999 172 144 82.1 74.5-87.8 28 17.9 12.2-25.5
25,000-49,999 260 234 90.6 85.8-93.8 26 9.4 6.2-14.2
50,000 or more 433 411 95.9 93.4-97.5 22 4.1 2.5- 6.6
WIC recipient
No 726 676 93.2 90.8-95.0 50 6.8 5.0- 9.2
Yes 602 478 80.5 76.6-83.9 124 19.5 16.1-23.4
Medicaid recipient
No 626 586 93.7 91.1-95.5 40 6.3 4.5- 8.9
Yes 710 573 81.6 78.1-84.7 137 18.4 15.3-21.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 439 367 82.6 78.7-85.9 72 17.4 14.1-21.3
2500+ grams 897 792 87.5 85.1-89.6 105 12.5 10.4-14.9

#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.

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