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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1769 863 50.5 47.4-53.6 906 49.5 46.4-52.6
Age
< 20 years 222 94 43.3 34.7-52.3 128 56.7 47.7-65.3
20-24 years 468 162 35.9 30.3-41.9 306 64.1 58.1-69.7
25-34 years 871 479 58.1 53.8-62.4 392 41.9 37.6-46.2
35+ years 208 128 60.5 51.2-69.0 80 39.5 31.0-48.8
Race
White 1180 681 57.5 53.9-61.0 499 42.5 39.0-46.1
Black 532 156 28.5 23.1-34.6 376 71.5 65.4-76.9
Other 57 26 53.8 36.2-70.4 31 46.2 29.6-63.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 138 59 38.1 28.7-48.5 79 61.9 51.5-71.3
No 1630 803 51.8 48.6-55.0 827 48.2 45.0-51.4
Education
< High School 376 135 35.9 29.7-42.6 241 64.1 57.4-70.3
High School 583 220 38.9 33.7-44.3 363 61.1 55.7-66.3
> High School 808 506 66.4 62.0-70.5 302 33.6 29.5-38.0
Marital Status
Married 1131 672 60.7 57.0-64.3 459 39.3 35.7-43.0
Other 638 191 30.3 25.6-35.6 447 69.7 64.4-74.4
Income
15,999 or less 531 146 26.2 21.3-31.7 385 73.8 68.3-78.7
16,000-24,999 239 91 42.8 34.8-51.2 148 57.2 48.8-65.2
25,000-39,999 256 119 50.8 42.9-58.7 137 49.2 41.3-57.1
40,000 or more 604 449 76.8 72.2-80.9 155 23.2 19.1-27.8
WIC recipient
No 955 631 69.3 65.3-73.0 324 30.7 27.0-34.7
Yes 808 227 29.8 25.7-34.2 581 70.2 65.8-74.3
Medicaid recipient
No 875 627 73.8 69.9-77.3 248 26.2 22.7-30.1
Yes 894 236 26.9 23.1-31.1 658 73.1 68.9-76.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 348 162 45.9 41.2-50.7 186 54.1 49.3-58.8
1500 - 2499 grams 552 245 42.7 38.7-46.7 307 57.3 53.3-61.3
2500+ grams 869 456 51.1 47.8-54.4 413 48.9 45.6-52.2

#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.

This page was generated on 24NOV03

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