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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INFANT STATUS

Is your baby alive now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1141 21 0.8 0.4- 1.6 1120 99.2 98.4-99.6
Age
< 20 years 117 5 2.3 0.6- 8.2 112 97.7 91.8-99.4
20-24 years 264 7 1.3 0.4- 3.8 257 98.7 96.2-99.6
25-34 years 584 7 0.5 0.2- 1.2 577 99.5 98.8-99.8
35+ years 176 2 0.3 0.1- 1.0 174 99.7 99.0-99.9
Race
White 828 11 0.6 0.3- 1.5 817 99.4 98.5-99.7
Black 262 8 1.5 0.5- 4.1 254 98.5 95.9-99.5
Other 51 2 1.1 0.3- 4.4 49 98.9 95.6-99.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9 142 99.8 99.1-99.9
No 997 19 1.0 0.5- 1.9 978 99.0 98.1-99.5
Education
< High School 194 4 1.2 0.3- 5.0 190 98.8 95.0-99.7
High School 314 10 1.3 0.5- 3.3 304 98.7 96.7-99.5
> High School 629 5 0.3 0.1- 1.1 624 99.7 98.9-99.9
Marital Status
Married 700 7 0.4 0.1- 1.0 693 99.6 99.0-99.9
Other 441 14 1.5 0.7- 3.2 427 98.5 96.8-99.3
Income
14,999 or less 212 9 1.1 0.6- 2.2 203 98.9 97.8-99.4
15,000-24,999 269 3 0.8 0.2- 3.8 266 99.2 96.2-99.8
25,000-49,999 234 4 0.5 0.2- 1.2 230 99.5 98.8-99.8
50,000 or more 370 3 0.4 0.1- 2.0 367 99.6 98.0-99.9
WIC recipient
No 609 9 0.4 0.2- 0.7 600 99.6 99.3-99.8
Yes 530 12 1.3 0.6- 2.9 518 98.7 97.1-99.4
Medicaid recipient
No 567 7 0.5 0.2- 1.2 560 99.5 98.8-99.8
Yes 574 14 1.2 0.5- 2.6 560 98.8 97.4-99.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 390 18 5.1 3.2- 7.8 372 94.9 92.2-96.8
2500+ grams 751 3 0.5 0.1- 1.5 748 99.5 98.5-99.9

~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.

This page was generated on 28JUL11

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