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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1445 1441 99.7 98.8-99.9 4 0.3 0.1- 1.2
Age
< 20 years 195 194 100 99.7- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3
20-24 years 389 387 99.4 96.4-99.9 2 0.6 0.1- 3.6
25-34 years 712 711 99.7 97.9- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.1
35+ years 149 149 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 983 979 99.6 98.4-99.9 4 0.4 0.1- 1.6
Black 414 414 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 48 48 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 155 97.7 91.5-99.4 2 2.3 0.6- 8.5
No 1287 1285 100 99.9- 100 2 0.0 0.0- 0.1
Education
< High School 313 309 98.6 95.2-99.6 4 1.4 0.4- 4.8
High School 458 458 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
> High School 671 671 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Marital Status
Married 932 932 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Other 513 509 99.0 96.6-99.7 4 1.0 0.3- 3.4
Income
15,999 or less 444 441 99.4 96.7-99.9 3 0.6 0.1- 3.3
16,000-24,999 162 162 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
25,000-39,999 221 221 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
40,000 or more 484 484 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 732 732 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 704 700 99.4 97.7-99.8 4 0.6 0.2- 2.3
Medicaid recipient
No 718 717 99.7 98.0- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.0
Yes 727 724 99.7 98.1-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 1.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 270 269 99.6 97.6-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.4
1500 - 2499 grams 434 433 99.8 98.5- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
2500+ grams 741 739 99.7 98.7-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.3

#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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