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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 934 630 67.4 63.7-70.8 304 32.6 29.2-36.3
Age
< 20 years 64 38 69.8 55.4-81.1 26 30.2 18.9-44.6
20-24 years 234 132 54.5 46.9-61.9 102 45.5 38.1-53.1
25-34 years 493 351 70.7 65.9-75.1 142 29.3 24.9-34.1
35+ years 143 109 77.7 68.6-84.7 34 22.3 15.3-31.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 521 379 71.6 66.9-75.9 142 28.4 24.1-33.1
Non-Hispanic Black 234 125 51.5 43.6-59.3 109 48.5 40.7-56.4
Non-Hispanic Other 53 39 76.5 60.4-87.4 14 23.5 12.6-39.6
Latina 116 78 67.7 57.6-76.4 38 32.3 23.6-42.4
Education
< High School 159 91 54.3 45.0-63.4 68 45.7 36.6-55.0
High School 190 96 55.6 47.2-63.6 94 44.4 36.4-52.8
> High School 584 442 75.7 71.5-79.5 142 24.3 20.5-28.5
Marital Status
Married 553 417 75.0 70.6-79.0 136 25.0 21.0-29.4
Other 380 213 56.2 50.2-62.1 167 43.8 37.9-49.8
WIC recipient
No 457 371 82.2 77.8-85.9 86 17.8 14.1-22.2
Yes 474 256 53.4 48.1-58.6 218 46.6 41.4-51.9
Medicaid recipient
No 404 348 87.1 82.8-90.5 56 12.9 9.5-17.2
Yes 530 282 52.6 47.6-57.6 248 47.4 42.4-52.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 317 202 63.0 57.5-68.2 115 37.0 31.8-42.5
2500+ grams 617 428 67.7 63.8-71.4 189 32.3 28.6-36.2

~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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