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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Listed below are some things about safety. For each thing circle Y (Yes) if it applies to you or circle N (No) if it does not. MY HOME HAS A WORKING SMOKE ALARM

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1666 67 4.1 3.0- 5.6 1599 95.9 94.4-97.0
Age
< 20 years 205 9 4.5 2.0-10.0 196 95.5 90.0-98.0
20-24 years 437 25 5.6 3.4- 9.3 412 94.4 90.7-96.6
25-34 years 826 28 3.6 2.3- 5.8 798 96.4 94.2-97.7
35+ years 198 5 2.3 0.7- 7.3 193 97.7 92.7-99.3
Race
White 1143 47 4.4 3.1- 6.3 1096 95.6 93.7-96.9
Black 471 20 3.7 2.0- 6.9 451 96.3 93.1-98.0
Other 52 0 0.0 . - . 52 100 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 140 19 13.5 7.9-22.1 121 86.5 77.9-92.1
No 1525 48 3.0 2.1- 4.4 1477 97.0 95.6-97.9
Education
< High School 359 29 8.3 5.3-12.8 330 91.7 87.2-94.7
High School 541 26 4.8 2.9- 7.7 515 95.2 92.3-97.1
> High School 765 12 1.5 0.7- 3.0 753 98.5 97.0-99.3
Marital Status
Married 1092 38 3.9 2.6- 5.8 1054 96.1 94.2-97.4
Other 574 29 4.6 2.8- 7.5 545 95.4 92.5-97.2
Income
15,999 or less 483 32 8.1 5.4-12.1 451 91.9 87.9-94.6
16,000-24,999 227 12 6.0 3.0-11.6 215 94.0 88.4-97.0
25,000-39,999 246 6 1.1 0.3- 3.9 240 98.9 96.1-99.7
40,000 or more 569 8 1.3 0.5- 3.1 561 98.7 96.9-99.5
WIC recipient
No 908 18 2.3 1.3- 3.9 890 97.7 96.1-98.7
Yes 753 49 6.3 4.3- 8.9 704 93.7 91.1-95.7
Medicaid recipient
No 833 14 1.9 1.0- 3.6 819 98.1 96.4-99.0
Yes 833 53 6.4 4.5- 9.0 780 93.6 91.0-95.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 255 11 4.4 2.6- 7.4 244 95.6 92.6-97.4
1500 - 2499 grams 542 22 4.4 2.9- 6.5 520 95.6 93.5-97.1
2500+ grams 869 34 4.1 3.0- 5.7 835 95.9 94.3-97.0

#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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