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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 1662 1369 80.6 78.0-82.9 293 19.4 17.1-22.0
Age
< 20 years 231 220 93.4 87.2-96.7 11 6.6 3.3-12.8
20-24 years 439 397 88.2 83.7-91.6 42 11.8 8.4-16.3
25-34 years 805 612 73.3 69.2-77.0 193 26.7 23.0-30.8
35+ years 187 140 78.0 69.4-84.7 47 22.0 15.3-30.6
Race
White 1126 878 76.7 73.6-79.6 248 23.3 20.4-26.4
Black 476 437 90.9 86.2-94.1 39 9.1 5.9-13.8
Other 60 54 87.6 72.5-95.0 6 12.4 5.0-27.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 160 90.3 83.3-94.6 15 9.7 5.4-16.7
No 1485 1208 79.2 76.4-81.7 277 20.8 18.3-23.6
Education
< High School 368 351 95.5 91.7-97.6 17 4.5 2.4- 8.3
High School 517 444 81.1 76.1-85.3 73 18.9 14.7-23.9
> High School 773 571 72.6 68.5-76.3 202 27.4 23.7-31.5
Marital Status
Married 1048 787 73.5 70.0-76.7 261 26.5 23.3-30.0
Other 614 582 93.9 90.6-96.1 32 6.1 3.9- 9.4
Income
15,999 or less 509 487 93.8 89.8-96.2 22 6.2 3.8-10.2
16,000-24,999 183 161 85.8 77.9-91.2 22 14.2 8.8-22.1
25,000-39,999 250 191 75.9 68.5-82.0 59 24.1 18.0-31.5
40,000 or more 559 386 67.2 62.3-71.8 173 32.8 28.2-37.7
WIC recipient
No 861 613 68.8 64.8-72.6 248 31.2 27.4-35.2
Yes 792 747 93.0 90.1-95.1 45 7.0 4.9- 9.9
Medicaid recipient
No 826 561 66.1 61.9-69.9 265 33.9 30.1-38.1
Yes 836 808 96.0 93.7-97.5 28 4.0 2.5- 6.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 322 275 86.8 83.1-89.7 47 13.2 10.3-16.9
1500 - 2499 grams 500 436 88.1 85.1-90.5 64 11.9 9.5-14.9
2500+ grams 840 658 80.0 77.2-82.5 182 20.0 17.5-22.8

#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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