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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? CONTRACEPTIVE IMPLANT (IMPLANON)*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1016 1002 99.3 98.5-99.7 14 0.7 0.3- 1.5
Age
< 20 years 106 103 99.3 97.8-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.2
20-24 years 238 233 98.9 95.8-99.7 5 1.1 0.3- 4.2
25-34 years 525 520 99.4 97.9-99.8 5 0.6 0.2- 2.1
35+ years 147 146 99.8 98.8- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
Race
White 749 742 99.5 98.6-99.9 7 0.5 0.1- 1.4
Black 224 217 98.4 95.2-99.5 7 1.6 0.5- 4.8
Other 43 43 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 132 99.8 98.8- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.2
No 883 870 99.2 98.2-99.7 13 0.8 0.3- 1.8
Education
< High School 174 170 98.6 94.4-99.7 4 1.4 0.3- 5.6
High School 285 276 98.7 96.5-99.5 9 1.3 0.5- 3.5
> High School 554 553 100 99.8- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2
Marital Status
Married 619 615 99.5 98.1-99.9 4 0.5 0.1- 1.9
Other 397 387 99.0 97.5-99.6 10 1.0 0.4- 2.5
Income
14,999 or less 186 177 98.0 94.5-99.3 9 2.0 0.7- 5.5
15,000-24,999 242 238 99.0 96.0-99.8 4 1.0 0.2- 4.0
25,000-49,999 209 208 99.9 99.4- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
50,000 or more 324 324 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 535 533 99.9 99.7- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.3
Yes 479 467 98.7 97.0-99.5 12 1.3 0.5- 3.0
Medicaid recipient
No 498 496 99.9 99.6- 100 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4
Yes 518 506 98.8 97.3-99.5 12 1.2 0.5- 2.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 344 332 96.2 93.5-97.8 12 3.8 2.2- 6.5
2500+ grams 672 670 99.6 98.4-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.6

*Asked only of mothers who reported current use of contraception.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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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