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2001 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? SHOTS (DEPO-PROVERA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1445 1178 82.2 79.4-84.7 267 17.8 15.3-20.6
Age
< 20 years 195 113 64.7 55.3-73.1 82 35.3 26.9-44.7
20-24 years 389 282 71.8 65.4-77.4 107 28.2 22.6-34.6
25-34 years 712 645 90.3 86.9-92.9 67 9.7 7.1-13.1
35+ years 149 138 94.0 86.4-97.5 11 6.0 2.5-13.6
Race
White 983 841 84.8 81.6-87.5 142 15.2 12.5-18.4
Black 414 297 74.6 68.0-80.2 117 25.4 19.8-32.0
Other 48 40 84.6 65.0-94.2 8 15.4 5.8-35.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 100 64.4 54.4-73.2 57 35.6 26.8-45.6
No 1287 1077 85.0 82.1-87.4 210 15.0 12.6-17.9
Education
< High School 313 197 64.4 57.0-71.2 116 35.6 28.8-43.0
High School 458 365 80.3 74.9-84.8 93 19.7 15.2-25.1
> High School 671 613 92.2 89.1-94.4 58 7.8 5.6-10.9
Marital Status
Married 932 846 90.5 87.8-92.7 86 9.5 7.3-12.2
Other 513 332 65.6 59.6-71.2 181 34.4 28.8-40.4
Income
15,999 or less 444 309 69.3 62.9-75.0 135 30.7 25.0-37.1
16,000-24,999 162 131 76.8 67.1-84.3 31 23.2 15.7-32.9
25,000-39,999 221 190 89.1 83.0-93.2 31 10.9 6.8-17.0
40,000 or more 484 464 96.2 93.3-97.8 20 3.8 2.2- 6.7
WIC recipient
No 732 668 92.2 89.2-94.4 64 7.8 5.6-10.8
Yes 704 503 72.3 67.6-76.5 201 27.7 23.5-32.4
Medicaid recipient
No 718 665 93.8 91.3-95.7 53 6.2 4.3- 8.7
Yes 727 513 70.3 65.5-74.7 214 29.7 25.3-34.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 270 214 78.5 73.5-82.7 56 21.5 17.3-26.5
1500 - 2499 grams 434 340 76.7 72.5-80.5 94 23.3 19.5-27.5
2500+ grams 741 624 82.7 79.6-85.4 117 17.3 14.6-20.4

#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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