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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NOT ALLOWED ANYWHERE ALLOWED SOME PLACES/TIMES PERMITTED ANYWHERE
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1118 996 88.7 86.3-90.8 85 7.9 6.2-10.0 37 3.4 2.3- 4.9
Age
18-19 years 84 72 83.1 71.2-90.7 8 11.3 5.3-22.3 4 5.6 1.9-15.4
20-24 years 265 211 78.6 72.1-83.9 34 13.4 9.3-19.1 20 8.0 4.9-12.8
25-34 years 594 547 92.4 89.5-94.6 36 6.1 4.2- 8.9 11 1.4 0.6- 3.1
35-44 years 175 166 96.7 92.3-98.6 7 2.3 0.8- 6.1 2 1.0 0.2- 5.5
Race
White 821 737 89.6 86.9-91.8 59 6.9 5.2- 9.2 25 3.5 2.3- 5.4
Black 245 213 85.5 78.8-90.3 25 12.4 7.9-18.8 7 2.1 0.8- 5.8
Other 52 46 91.4 78.3-96.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.3 5 8.0 2.7-21.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 141 137 96.6 91.3-98.7 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7 3 2.5 0.8- 7.6
No 977 859 87.3 84.6-89.7 84 9.1 7.1-11.6 34 3.5 2.4- 5.3
Education
< High School 164 129 79.4 71.0-85.9 21 11.1 6.6-18.2 14 9.5 5.2-16.5
High School 313 255 81.5 75.9-86.0 43 14.8 10.7-20.1 15 3.7 2.0- 6.8
> High School 637 610 95.9 93.8-97.4 20 2.8 1.7- 4.7 7 1.2 0.5- 2.8
Marital Status
Married 709 659 93.2 90.7-95.1 37 5.1 3.5- 7.4 13 1.7 0.9- 3.2
Other 409 337 82.0 77.2-86.1 48 12.1 8.8-16.4 24 5.9 3.7- 9.3
Income
14,999 or less 313 239 77.5 71.6-82.5 49 15.8 11.5-21.2 25 6.7 4.1-10.7
15,000-24,999 151 129 86.4 78.6-91.7 14 6.5 3.2-12.6 8 7.1 3.4-14.1
25,000-49,999 231 215 93.3 88.5-96.2 14 5.9 3.3-10.5 2 0.8 0.1- 4.0
50,000 or more 375 368 97.4 94.3-98.8 7 2.6 1.2- 5.7 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 613 583 94.0 91.3-96.0 26 4.8 3.1- 7.3 4 1.2 0.4- 3.1
Yes 503 412 83.3 79.1-86.8 58 10.9 8.1-14.6 33 5.8 3.8- 8.6
Medicaid recipient
No 571 547 96.1 93.7-97.5 22 3.9 2.4- 6.2 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4
Yes 547 449 82.1 77.9-85.6 63 11.5 8.7-15.1 35 6.4 4.4- 9.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 376 326 85.6 81.6-88.9 34 9.6 6.9-13.1 16 4.8 3.0- 7.6
2500+ grams 742 670 89.0 86.4-91.2 51 7.7 5.9-10.1 21 3.3 2.1- 5.0

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009. The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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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