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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? NORPLANT

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1576 1557 98.8 97.9-99.4 19 1.2 0.6- 2.1
Age
< 20 years 200 196 98.2 93.8-99.5 4 1.8 0.5- 6.2
20-24 years 429 422 98.5 96.1-99.5 7 1.5 0.5- 3.9
25-34 years 766 758 98.9 97.4-99.6 8 1.1 0.4- 2.6
35+ years 181 181 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 1061 1053 99.5 98.6-99.8 8 0.5 0.2- 1.4
Black 466 455 96.7 93.2-98.4 11 3.3 1.6- 6.8
Other 49 49 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 125 124 99.9 99.3- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
No 1450 1432 98.7 97.7-99.3 18 1.3 0.7- 2.3
Education
< High School 349 342 99.2 97.0-99.8 7 0.8 0.2- 3.0
High School 523 517 98.5 96.3-99.4 6 1.5 0.6- 3.7
> High School 703 697 98.9 97.2-99.6 6 1.1 0.4- 2.8
Marital Status
Married 1019 1011 99.1 97.9-99.6 8 0.9 0.4- 2.1
Other 557 546 98.3 96.2-99.3 11 1.7 0.7- 3.8
Income
15,999 or less 466 458 98.2 95.7-99.3 8 1.8 0.7- 4.3
16,000-24,999 225 223 98.5 94.2-99.6 2 1.5 0.4- 5.8
25,000-39,999 232 230 98.5 94.2-99.6 2 1.5 0.4- 5.8
40,000 or more 523 519 99.5 97.5-99.9 4 0.5 0.1- 2.5
WIC recipient
No 849 842 99.1 97.7-99.6 7 0.9 0.4- 2.3
Yes 723 711 98.6 96.9-99.4 12 1.4 0.6- 3.1
Medicaid recipient
No 770 764 99.1 97.6-99.6 6 0.9 0.4- 2.4
Yes 806 793 98.6 97.0-99.4 13 1.4 0.6- 3.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 279 276 98.9 96.9-99.6 3 1.1 0.4- 3.1
1500 - 2499 grams 491 484 98.5 96.9-99.2 7 1.5 0.8- 3.1
2500+ grams 806 797 98.9 97.8-99.4 9 1.1 0.6- 2.2

#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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