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Birth Control Method Use: Condoms*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1496 1007 68.0 64.9-71.0 489 32.0 29.0-35.1
Age
< 20 years 236 123 57.5 48.6-66.0 113 42.5 34.0-51.4
20-24 years 412 288 70.9 64.7-76.3 124 29.1 23.7-35.3
25-34 years 699 494 70.7 66.2-74.7 205 29.3 25.3-33.8
35+ years 149 102 63.4 53.1-72.6 47 36.6 27.4-46.9
Mother's Race
White 1003 692 68.8 65.2-72.3 311 31.2 27.7-34.8
African American 440 284 66.6 60.0-72.7 156 33.4 27.3-40.0
Other Minorities 53 31 59.7 41.0-76.0 22 40.3 24.0-59.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 93 75 80.8 69.2-88.8 18 19.2 11.2-30.8
No 1403 932 66.9 63.6-70.1 471 33.1 29.9-36.4
Education
< High School 344 231 68.0 60.9-74.4 113 32.0 25.6-39.1
High School 491 349 74.3 68.7-79.2 142 25.7 20.8-31.3
> High School 660 426 63.9 59.3-68.3 234 36.1 31.7-40.7
Marital Status
Married 974 670 68.7 64.9-72.2 304 31.3 27.8-35.1
Other 522 337 66.6 60.7-72.1 185 33.4 27.9-39.3
Income
15,999 or less 440 303 70.4 64.1-75.9 137 29.6 24.1-35.9
16,000-24,999 237 152 64.5 56.1-72.1 85 35.5 27.9-43.9
25,000-39,999 237 163 69.9 62.0-76.8 74 30.1 23.2-38.0
40,000 or more 443 287 64.9 59.3-70.1 156 35.1 29.9-40.7
WIC recipient
No 768 516 68.0 63.7-72.0 252 32.0 28.0-36.3
Yes 713 479 67.7 62.9-72.2 234 32.3 27.8-37.1
Medicaid recipient
No 733 491 66.8 62.5-70.9 242 33.2 29.1-37.5
Yes 763 516 69.4 64.8-73.7 247 30.6 26.3-35.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 258 177 68.5 62.4-74.0 81 31.5 26.0-37.6
1500-2499 grams 473 312 66.1 61.6-70.2 161 33.9 29.8-38.4
2500+ grams 760 515 68.2 64.8-71.4 245 31.8 28.6-35.2

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

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