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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL SUPPORT

Since your delivery, would you have help if you needed: SOMEONE TO HELP ME IF I WERE SICK AND NEEDED TO BE IN BED

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 932 99 11.0 8.8-13.6 833 89.0 86.4-91.2
Age
< 20 years 77 10 8.8 3.9-18.5 67 91.2 81.5-96.1
20-24 years 219 25 12.8 8.4-19.1 194 87.2 80.9-91.6
25-34 years 483 52 11.2 8.3-15.0 431 88.8 85.0-91.7
35+ years 153 12 8.4 4.4-15.4 141 91.6 84.6-95.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 576 45 8.2 5.9-11.3 531 91.8 88.7-94.1
Non-Hispanic Black 194 25 12.9 8.2-19.7 169 87.1 80.3-91.8
Non-Hispanic Other 50 7 13.7 6.0-28.0 43 86.3 72.0-94.0
Latina 106 22 19.5 12.3-29.3 84 80.5 70.7-87.7
Education
< High School 144 23 14.5 8.8-22.8 121 85.5 77.2-91.2
High School 239 37 15.4 10.9-21.4 202 84.6 78.6-89.1
> High School 546 39 7.6 5.4-10.6 507 92.4 89.4-94.6
Marital Status
Married 595 53 9.5 7.1-12.7 542 90.5 87.3-92.9
Other 337 46 13.1 9.4-17.9 291 86.9 82.1-90.6
WIC recipient
No 507 32 6.5 4.4- 9.6 475 93.5 90.4-95.6
Yes 420 67 15.6 12.0-20.0 353 84.4 80.0-88.0
Medicaid recipient
No 459 36 8.5 5.9-12.1 423 91.5 87.9-94.1
Yes 473 63 13.0 9.8-16.9 410 87.0 83.1-90.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 304 35 12.5 9.1-16.9 269 87.5 83.1-90.9
2500+ grams 628 64 10.9 8.6-13.7 564 89.1 86.3-91.4

~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.

This page was generated on 16NOV12

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