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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 1126 769 65.5 62.1-68.7 357 34.5 31.3-37.9
Age
< 20 years 110 60 53.1 41.9-64.1 50 46.9 35.9-58.1
20-24 years 260 143 50.7 43.5-57.8 117 49.3 42.2-56.5
25-34 years 587 429 71.1 66.6-75.3 158 28.9 24.7-33.4
35+ years 169 137 81.3 73.1-87.5 32 18.7 12.5-26.9
Race
White 815 588 69.1 65.2-72.6 227 30.9 27.4-34.8
Black 260 146 52.9 45.2-60.4 114 47.1 39.6-54.8
Other 51 35 74.6 58.8-85.9 16 25.4 14.1-41.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 141 81 54.3 44.9-63.4 60 45.7 36.6-55.1
No 985 688 67.5 63.9-70.9 297 32.5 29.1-36.1
Education
< High School 189 99 50.9 42.4-59.4 90 49.1 40.6-57.6
High School 309 170 52.9 46.4-59.3 139 47.1 40.7-53.6
> High School 625 497 78.2 74.2-81.8 128 21.8 18.2-25.8
Marital Status
Married 691 540 75.9 72.1-79.5 151 24.1 20.5-27.9
Other 435 229 51.3 45.7-56.9 206 48.7 43.1-54.3
Income
14,999 or less 205 108 50.1 41.7-58.4 97 49.9 41.6-58.3
15,000-24,999 267 138 51.0 44.1-57.9 129 49.0 42.1-55.9
25,000-49,999 231 160 64.4 56.8-71.4 71 35.6 28.6-43.2
50,000 or more 374 334 89.9 86.0-92.8 40 10.1 7.2-14.0
WIC recipient
No 605 499 81.7 77.7-85.0 106 18.3 15.0-22.3
Yes 520 269 49.1 44.0-54.2 251 50.9 45.8-56.0
Medicaid recipient
No 565 492 87.0 83.5-89.8 73 13.0 10.2-16.5
Yes 561 277 46.7 41.9-51.7 284 53.3 48.3-58.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 384 260 65.2 60.3-69.9 124 34.8 30.1-39.7
2500+ grams 742 509 65.5 61.9-69.0 233 34.5 31.0-38.1

~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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