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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What method of birth control were you using when you got pregnant? OTHER UNSPECIFIED*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 133 127 95.8 90.0-98.3 6 4.2 1.7-10.0

*Asked of mothers that reported that they did not try to get pregnant and were using at least one method of birth control to keep from getting pregnant at the time of conception.

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

~ Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

Note: Note: The 2012 PRAMS data processed using a new data entry/pocessing sytem.

#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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