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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

Where did you hear about folic acid? FAMILY OR FRIENDS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1414 925 64.6 61.4-67.8 489 35.4 32.2-38.6
Age
< 20 years 157 98 60.6 50.1-70.2 59 39.4 29.8-49.9
20-24 years 363 257 67.8 61.3-73.8 106 32.2 26.2-38.7
25-34 years 723 456 63.3 58.8-67.6 267 36.7 32.4-41.2
35+ years 171 114 67.8 58.0-76.2 57 32.2 23.8-42.0
Race
White 1019 617 60.4 56.6-64.0 402 39.6 36.0-43.4
Black 351 274 77.4 70.3-83.2 77 22.6 16.8-29.7
Other 44 34 81.8 63.5-92.1 10 18.2 7.9-36.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 156 112 71.5 61.9-79.4 44 28.5 20.6-38.1
No 1256 811 63.6 60.1-66.9 445 36.4 33.1-39.9
Education
< High School 266 209 75.9 68.2-82.2 57 24.1 17.8-31.8
High School 429 295 65.1 58.8-70.8 134 34.9 29.2-41.2
> High School 715 418 59.9 55.3-64.2 297 40.1 35.8-44.7
Marital Status
Married 959 589 60.7 56.8-64.5 370 39.3 35.5-43.2
Other 455 336 73.6 67.6-78.9 119 26.4 21.1-32.4
Income
15,999 or less 393 285 73.5 67.1-79.1 108 26.5 20.9-32.9
16,000-24,999 155 112 72.1 62.3-80.2 43 27.9 19.8-37.7
25,000-39,999 215 139 59.2 50.5-67.3 76 40.8 32.7-49.5
40,000 or more 529 294 55.2 49.9-60.3 235 44.8 39.7-50.1
WIC recipient
No 782 468 58.9 54.5-63.2 314 41.1 36.8-45.5
Yes 623 451 72.1 67.2-76.5 172 27.9 23.5-32.8
Medicaid recipient
No 757 444 57.4 53.0-61.7 313 42.6 38.3-47.0
Yes 657 481 73.4 68.5-77.7 176 26.6 22.3-31.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 256 175 69.8 64.4-74.7 81 30.2 25.3-35.6
1500 - 2499 grams 419 288 70.6 66.3-74.6 131 29.4 25.4-33.7
2500+ grams 739 462 64.1 60.6-67.5 277 35.9 32.5-39.4

#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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