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2012 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 605 142 22.6 19.0-26.7 463 77.4 73.3-81.0
Age
< 20 years 44 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 138 43 31.6 23.0-41.6 95 68.4 58.4-77.0
25-34 years 341 63 17.8 13.7-22.9 278 82.2 77.1-86.3
35+ years 82 26 30.6 20.1-43.5 56 69.4 56.5-79.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 347 55 16.2 12.1-21.2 292 83.8 78.8-87.9
Non-Hispanic Black 141 42 27.9 19.7-37.8 99 72.1 62.2-80.3
Non-Hispanic Other 31 18 65.0 44.1-81.4 13 35.0 18.6-55.9
Latina 78 24 26.6 17.1-38.9 54 73.4 61.1-82.9
Education
< High School 88 35 34.6 24.1-47.0 53 65.4 53.0-75.9
High School 116 41 36.3 26.7-47.2 75 63.7 52.8-73.3
> High School 401 66 15.3 11.8-19.7 335 84.7 80.3-88.2
Marital Status
Married 365 76 19.7 15.6-24.6 289 80.3 75.4-84.4
Other 240 66 26.5 20.3-33.7 174 73.5 66.3-79.7
WIC recipient
No 285 47 16.8 12.5-22.2 238 83.2 77.8-87.5
Yes 317 95 27.8 22.4-34.1 222 72.2 65.9-77.6
Medicaid recipient
No 313 61 18.9 14.5-24.3 252 81.1 75.7-85.5
Yes 292 81 26.4 20.9-32.9 211 73.6 67.1-79.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 198 55 30.0 23.8-37.1 143 70.0 62.9-76.2
2500+ grams 407 87 22.0 18.1-26.4 320 78.0 73.6-81.9

For 2012, N.C. PRAMS only collected data on May through December births. Additionally, the overall weighted response rate was 51%.
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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