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2011 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 904 160 16.8 14.2-19.8 744 83.2 80.2-85.8
Age
< 20 years 63 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 226 50 17.3 12.4-23.6 176 82.7 76.4-87.6
25-34 years 478 84 18.3 14.6-22.7 394 81.7 77.3-85.4
35+ years 137 17 11.5 6.7-19.0 120 88.5 81.0-93.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 511 57 10.6 7.9-14.1 454 89.4 85.9-92.1
Non-Hispanic Black 222 59 28.1 21.4-35.9 163 71.9 64.1-78.6
Non-Hispanic Other 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 112 33 27.8 19.6-37.8 79 72.2 62.2-80.4
Education
< High School 154 47 26.5 19.3-35.3 107 73.5 64.7-80.7
High School 183 50 24.4 17.9-32.2 133 75.6 67.8-82.1
> High School 566 63 11.0 8.4-14.3 503 89.0 85.7-91.6
Marital Status
Married 537 67 12.8 9.9-16.4 470 87.2 83.6-90.1
Other 366 93 22.8 18.1-28.2 273 77.2 71.8-81.9
WIC recipient
No 447 45 9.5 6.8-13.1 402 90.5 86.9-93.2
Yes 455 113 23.6 19.4-28.5 342 76.4 71.5-80.6
Medicaid recipient
No 389 27 7.5 5.0-11.1 362 92.5 88.9-95.0
Yes 515 133 23.7 19.7-28.3 382 76.3 71.7-80.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 286 65 23.4 18.8-28.7 221 76.6 71.3-81.2
2500+ grams 618 95 16.3 13.5-19.5 523 83.7 80.5-86.5

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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