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Birth Control Method Use: Other, Not Listed Method *

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 697 660 94.7 92.0-96.5 37 5.3 3.5- 8.0
Age
< 20 years 101 99 97.6 85.5-99.6 2 2.4 0.4-14.5
20-24 years 193 182 93.1 86.3-96.6 11 6.9 3.4-13.7
25-34 years 333 319 96.8 93.0-98.5 14 3.2 1.5- 7.0
35+ years 70 60 85.2 71.3-93.0 10 14.8 7.0-28.7
Mother's Race
White 475 449 94.6 91.1-96.7 26 5.4 3.3- 8.9
African American 203 194 95.7 89.6-98.3 9 4.3 1.7-10.4
Other Minorities 19 17 88.1 50.0-98.2 2 11.9 1.8-50.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 14 13 83.4 36.1-97.8 1 16.6 2.2-63.9
No 683 647 94.9 92.2-96.7 36 5.1 3.3- 7.8
Education
< High School 132 125 95.6 86.1-98.7 7 4.4 1.3-13.9
High School 250 242 96.0 91.0-98.3 8 4.0 1.7- 9.0
> High School 315 293 93.3 88.7-96.1 22 6.7 3.9-11.3
Marital Status
Married 473 448 94.6 91.3-96.7 25 5.4 3.3- 8.7
Other 224 212 94.8 88.6-97.7 12 5.2 2.3-11.4
Income
15,999 or less 224 212 95.6 89.8-98.2 12 4.4 1.8-10.2
16,000-24,999 109 103 92.8 80.4-97.6 6 7.2 2.4-19.6
25,000-39,999 116 111 94.4 85.7-97.9 5 5.6 2.1-14.3
40,000 or more 209 197 95.2 90.1-97.7 12 4.8 2.3- 9.9
WIC recipient
No 367 344 94.7 91.0-96.9 23 5.3 3.1- 9.0
Yes 324 311 95.1 90.3-97.6 13 4.9 2.4- 9.7
Medicaid recipient
No 347 325 93.9 89.9-96.3 22 6.1 3.7-10.1
Yes 350 335 95.6 91.0-97.9 15 4.4 2.1- 9.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 126 118 93.4 87.2-96.7 8 6.6 3.3-12.8
1500-2499 grams 223 213 96.0 92.7-97.9 10 4.0 2.1- 7.3
2500+ grams 346 327 94.6 91.6-96.6 19 5.4 3.4- 8.4

*Survey Question:
What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting
pregnant? 59i. Other Methods

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.