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2010 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 933 95 11.2 9.0-13.8 838 88.8 86.2-91.0
Age
< 20 years 77 12 12.3 5.9-23.9 65 87.7 76.1-94.1
20-24 years 219 24 12.4 8.3-18.3 195 87.6 81.7-91.7
25-34 years 482 42 10.5 7.6-14.3 440 89.5 85.7-92.4
35+ years 155 17 10.6 6.1-17.7 138 89.4 82.3-93.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 576 34 6.3 4.3- 9.0 542 93.7 91.0-95.7
Non-Hispanic Black 194 26 14.1 9.1-21.2 168 85.9 78.8-90.9
Non-Hispanic Other 51 11 28.7 16.3-45.4 40 71.3 54.6-83.7
Latina 106 24 21.5 14.0-31.5 82 78.5 68.5-86.0
Education
< High School 144 24 15.9 10.0-24.4 120 84.1 75.6-90.0
High School 239 38 17.1 12.3-23.2 201 82.9 76.8-87.7
> High School 547 33 6.6 4.6- 9.4 514 93.4 90.6-95.4
Marital Status
Married 596 47 9.7 7.3-13.0 549 90.3 87.0-92.7
Other 337 48 13.2 9.5-18.1 289 86.8 81.9-90.5
WIC recipient
No 508 28 6.4 4.2- 9.5 480 93.6 90.5-95.8
Yes 420 67 16.1 12.4-20.6 353 83.9 79.4-87.6
Medicaid recipient
No 460 24 6.5 4.2-10.0 436 93.5 90.0-95.8
Yes 473 71 14.9 11.6-19.0 402 85.1 81.0-88.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 304 29 11.0 7.8-15.3 275 89.0 84.7-92.2
2500+ grams 629 66 11.2 8.9-14.1 563 88.8 85.9-91.1

~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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