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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

BREASTFEEDING

About things that may have happened at the hospital where new baby was born: THE HOSPITAL GAVE ME A BREAST PUMP TO USE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 757 383 60.9 56.9-64.8 374 39.1 35.2-43.1
Age
< 20 years 54 24 55.2 39.4-70.1 30 44.8 29.9-60.6
20-24 years 160 83 58.0 49.2-66.4 77 42.0 33.6-50.8
25-34 years 412 221 64.3 59.0-69.2 191 35.7 30.8-41.0
35+ years 131 55 56.6 46.6-66.1 76 43.4 33.9-53.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 472 236 60.0 55.0-64.9 236 40.0 35.1-45.0
Non-Hispanic Black 143 70 60.9 51.4-69.6 73 39.1 30.4-48.6
Non-Hispanic Other 41 23 63.5 45.2-78.6 18 36.5 21.4-54.8
Latina 96 53 64.2 52.8-74.2 43 35.8 25.8-47.2
Education
< High School 100 50 60.6 49.0-71.2 50 39.4 28.8-51.0
High School 177 88 60.4 52.2-68.1 89 39.6 31.9-47.8
> High School 479 244 61.2 56.3-65.9 235 38.8 34.1-43.7
Marital Status
Married 516 262 60.9 56.1-65.5 254 39.1 34.5-43.9
Other 241 121 61.0 53.8-67.7 120 39.0 32.3-46.2
WIC recipient
No 440 218 60.7 55.4-65.6 222 39.3 34.4-44.6
Yes 313 163 60.9 54.6-66.9 150 39.1 33.1-45.4
Medicaid recipient
No 411 216 64.0 58.7-69.0 195 36.0 31.0-41.3
Yes 346 167 58.1 52.1-63.9 179 41.9 36.1-47.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 235 51 22.1 17.2-28.0 184 77.9 72.0-82.8
2500+ grams 522 332 63.9 59.5-68.0 190 36.1 32.0-40.5

*Asked only of mothers that delivered at a hospital

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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