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2001 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 1444 1412 98.0 96.7-98.7 32 2.0 1.3- 3.3
Age
< 20 years 194 188 94.7 88.0-97.7 6 5.3 2.3-12.0
20-24 years 389 381 98.8 96.4-99.6 8 1.2 0.4- 3.6
25-34 years 712 699 98.4 96.7-99.2 13 1.6 0.8- 3.3
35+ years 149 144 98.3 92.5-99.6 5 1.7 0.4- 7.5
Race
White 983 960 97.9 96.4-98.8 23 2.1 1.2- 3.6
Black 413 404 97.9 94.4-99.2 9 2.1 0.8- 5.6
Other 48 48 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 154 98.7 93.2-99.8 3 1.3 0.2- 6.8
No 1286 1257 97.9 96.5-98.7 29 2.1 1.3- 3.5
Education
< High School 313 307 97.4 93.5-99.0 6 2.6 1.0- 6.5
High School 457 447 98.3 95.5-99.3 10 1.7 0.7- 4.5
> High School 671 655 98.1 96.3-99.0 16 1.9 1.0- 3.7
Marital Status
Married 932 907 97.9 96.4-98.8 25 2.1 1.2- 3.6
Other 512 505 98.0 95.2-99.2 7 2.0 0.8- 4.8
Income
15,999 or less 443 436 97.7 94.4-99.1 7 2.3 0.9- 5.6
16,000-24,999 162 160 99.1 94.7-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 5.3
25,000-39,999 221 212 97.8 93.4-99.3 9 2.2 0.7- 6.6
40,000 or more 484 475 98.3 96.1-99.2 9 1.7 0.8- 3.9
WIC recipient
No 732 716 98.4 96.7-99.2 16 1.6 0.8- 3.3
Yes 703 687 97.5 95.4-98.7 16 2.5 1.3- 4.6
Medicaid recipient
No 718 701 97.9 96.1-98.9 17 2.1 1.1- 3.9
Yes 726 711 98.0 96.0-99.0 15 2.0 1.0- 4.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 270 263 97.3 94.8-98.6 7 2.7 1.4- 5.2
1500 - 2499 grams 433 422 97.7 95.9-98.7 11 2.3 1.3- 4.1
2500+ grams 741 727 98.0 96.6-98.8 14 2.0 1.2- 3.4

#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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