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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Since you delivered your new baby, would you have the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? SOMEONE TO LOAN ME $501

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 873 161 19.6 16.6-23.1 712 80.4 76.9-83.4
Age
< 25 years 196 40 21.1 15.0-28.7 156 78.9 71.3-85.0
25-34 years 501 88 17.7 13.9-22.1 413 82.3 77.9-86.1
35+ years 176 33 23.3 16.4-32.1 143 76.7 67.9-83.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 483 59 13.4 10.2-17.5 424 86.6 82.5-89.8
Non-Hispanic Black 154 44 28.3 20.0-38.3 110 71.7 61.7-80.0
Non-Hispanic Other 61 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 153 30 22.0 15.6-30.3 123 78.0 69.7-84.4
Education
< High School 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 185 50 27.0 20.0-35.4 135 73.0 64.6-80.0
> High School 582 81 15.1 11.8-19.2 501 84.9 80.8-88.2
Marital Status
Married 565 79 14.3 11.4-17.8 486 85.7 82.2-88.6
Other 308 82 28.2 22.2-35.1 226 71.8 64.9-77.8
Medicaid recipient
No 492 56 13.1 10.0-17.0 436 86.9 83.0-90.0
Yes 381 105 27.4 22.1-33.3 276 72.6 66.7-77.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 265 56 24.2 19.2-30.0 209 75.8 70.0-80.8
2500+ grams 608 105 19.3 16.0-23.0 503 80.7 77.0-84.0

1Asked of all mothers.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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