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Birth Control Method Use: Other, Not Listed Method *

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 1404 93.4 91.6-94.9 92 6.6 5.1- 8.4
Age
< 20 years 236 226 96.8 92.0-98.8 10 3.2 1.2- 8.0
20-24 years 412 386 92.6 88.5-95.4 26 7.4 4.6-11.5
25-34 years 699 654 93.2 90.5-95.2 45 6.8 4.8- 9.5
35+ years 149 138 91.8 84.2-95.9 11 8.2 4.1-15.8
Mother's Race
White 1003 939 93.0 90.8-94.8 64 7.0 5.2- 9.2
African American 440 414 94.9 91.0-97.1 26 5.1 2.9- 9.0
Other Minorities 53 51 91.8 72.4-97.9 2 8.2 2.1-27.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 93 87 92.5 83.4-96.8 6 7.5 3.2-16.6
No 1403 1317 93.5 91.6-95.0 86 6.5 5.0- 8.4
Education
< High School 344 328 96.0 92.0-98.0 16 4.0 2.0- 8.0
High School 491 466 94.1 90.4-96.4 25 5.9 3.6- 9.6
> High School 660 609 91.8 88.8-94.0 51 8.2 6.0-11.2
Marital Status
Married 974 905 92.6 90.2-94.4 69 7.4 5.6- 9.8
Other 522 499 95.4 92.2-97.4 23 4.6 2.6- 7.8
Income
15,999 or less 440 416 94.5 90.7-96.9 24 5.5 3.1- 9.3
16,000-24,999 237 223 93.6 88.2-96.7 14 6.4 3.3-11.8
25,000-39,999 237 220 91.5 85.6-95.1 17 8.5 4.9-14.4
40,000 or more 443 411 92.7 89.2-95.2 32 7.3 4.8-10.8
WIC recipient
No 768 716 92.2 89.4-94.3 52 7.8 5.7-10.6
Yes 713 675 95.0 92.4-96.7 38 5.0 3.3- 7.6
Medicaid recipient
No 733 681 92.3 89.6-94.4 52 7.7 5.6-10.4
Yes 763 723 94.7 92.1-96.5 40 5.3 3.5- 7.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 258 244 94.2 90.3-96.6 14 5.8 3.4- 9.7
1500-2499 grams 473 447 94.5 92.0-96.2 26 5.5 3.8- 8.0
2500+ grams 760 708 93.4 91.4-94.9 52 6.6 5.1- 8.6

*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.