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2009 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 1122 876 78.1 75.1-80.9 246 21.9 19.1-24.9
Age
< 20 years 110 73 69.4 58.2-78.7 37 30.6 21.3-41.8
20-24 years 258 185 72.2 65.4-78.2 73 27.8 21.8-34.6
25-34 years 585 474 81.4 77.4-84.8 111 18.6 15.2-22.6
35+ years 169 144 83.7 75.7-89.4 25 16.3 10.6-24.3
Race
White 814 657 80.2 76.9-83.2 157 19.8 16.8-23.1
Black 257 179 71.6 64.3-78.0 78 28.4 22.0-35.7
Other 51 40 77.8 60.9-88.8 11 22.2 11.2-39.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 141 104 72.4 63.2-80.0 37 27.6 20.0-36.8
No 981 772 79.2 76.0-82.0 209 20.8 18.0-24.0
Education
< High School 188 130 70.0 61.6-77.2 58 30.0 22.8-38.4
High School 307 212 68.3 61.8-74.0 95 31.7 26.0-38.2
> High School 624 531 86.8 83.6-89.5 93 13.2 10.5-16.4
Marital Status
Married 689 572 83.0 79.6-86.0 117 17.0 14.0-20.4
Other 433 304 71.5 66.1-76.3 129 28.5 23.7-33.9
Income
14,999 or less 202 139 68.3 60.0-75.5 63 31.7 24.5-40.0
15,000-24,999 265 195 74.5 68.0-80.1 70 25.5 19.9-32.0
25,000-49,999 231 182 79.0 72.2-84.5 49 21.0 15.5-27.8
50,000 or more 374 327 89.5 85.6-92.4 47 10.5 7.6-14.4
WIC recipient
No 605 517 85.9 82.3-88.9 88 14.1 11.1-17.7
Yes 516 358 70.2 65.3-74.6 158 29.8 25.4-34.7
Medicaid recipient
No 564 492 88.4 85.0-91.0 72 11.6 9.0-15.0
Yes 558 384 69.1 64.4-73.5 174 30.9 26.5-35.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 381 282 73.1 68.3-77.3 99 26.9 22.7-31.7
2500+ grams 741 594 78.6 75.3-81.5 147 21.4 18.5-24.7

~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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