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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Before your new baby, did you ever have any other babies who were born alive?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1364 622 42.0 39.1-45.0 742 58.0 55.0-60.9
Age
< 20 years 146 129 88.1 80.2-93.2 17 11.9 6.8-19.8
20-24 years 322 171 49.4 43.1-55.7 151 50.6 44.3-56.9
25-34 years 686 270 34.5 30.7-38.5 416 65.5 61.5-69.3
35+ years 210 52 20.9 15.5-27.6 158 79.1 72.4-84.5
Race
White 967 440 41.7 38.2-45.1 527 58.3 54.9-61.8
Black 331 149 43.1 36.9-49.6 182 56.9 50.4-63.1
Other 66 33 42.3 29.6-56.0 33 57.7 44.0-70.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 188 71 34.2 27.1-42.2 117 65.8 57.8-72.9
No 1175 551 43.5 40.3-46.7 624 56.5 53.3-59.7
Education
< High School 264 94 34.3 28.0-41.1 170 65.7 58.9-72.0
High School 376 184 44.6 38.9-50.5 192 55.4 49.5-61.1
> High School 720 343 43.9 40.0-48.0 377 56.1 52.0-60.0
Marital Status
Married 830 343 36.5 33.0-40.2 487 63.5 59.8-67.0
Other 534 279 50.0 45.1-54.9 255 50.0 45.1-54.9
Income
14,999 or less 377 177 46.2 40.3-52.1 200 53.8 47.9-59.7
15,000-24,999 175 69 34.6 27.2-42.8 106 65.4 57.2-72.8
25,000-49,999 263 126 45.2 38.6-52.0 137 54.8 48.0-61.4
50,000 or more 442 199 39.5 34.7-44.6 243 60.5 55.4-65.3
WIC recipient
No 740 328 39.4 35.6-43.4 412 60.6 56.6-64.4
Yes 615 289 44.9 40.4-49.4 326 55.1 50.6-59.6
Medicaid recipient
No 638 289 40.9 36.8-45.1 349 59.1 54.9-63.2
Yes 726 333 43.0 38.9-47.2 393 57.0 52.8-61.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 447 235 51.2 46.6-55.7 212 48.8 44.3-53.4
2500+ grams 917 387 41.2 38.0-44.4 530 58.8 55.6-62.0

#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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