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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 930 370 39.5 36.0-43.2 560 60.5 56.8-64.0
Age
< 20 years 62 18 29.7 18.1-44.8 44 70.3 55.2-81.9
20-24 years 233 61 24.1 18.3-31.0 172 75.9 69.0-81.7
25-34 years 493 218 45.3 40.4-50.3 275 54.7 49.7-59.6
35+ years 142 73 52.7 43.0-62.2 69 47.3 37.8-57.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 520 257 48.8 43.9-53.7 263 51.2 46.3-56.1
Non-Hispanic Black 233 56 20.7 15.1-27.7 177 79.3 72.3-84.9
Non-Hispanic Other 51 20 40.8 26.2-57.3 31 59.2 42.7-73.8
Latina 116 30 26.5 18.7-36.3 86 73.5 63.7-81.3
Education
< High School 159 45 27.3 19.8-36.3 114 72.7 63.7-80.2
High School 189 40 21.2 15.1-28.8 149 78.8 71.2-84.9
> High School 581 285 50.3 45.7-55.0 296 49.7 45.0-54.3
Marital Status
Married 549 276 51.6 46.8-56.3 273 48.4 43.7-53.2
Other 380 94 22.0 17.4-27.3 286 78.0 72.7-82.6
WIC recipient
No 457 274 61.9 56.7-66.8 183 38.1 33.2-43.3
Yes 470 96 18.8 15.0-23.3 374 81.2 76.7-85.0
Medicaid recipient
No 399 268 68.4 63.0-73.4 131 31.6 26.6-37.0
Yes 531 102 18.3 14.7-22.5 429 81.7 77.5-85.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 312 111 33.5 28.5-38.9 201 66.5 61.1-71.5
2500+ grams 618 259 40.1 36.2-44.0 359 59.9 56.0-63.8

~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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