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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Was the baby just before your new one born more than 3 weeks before its due date?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 816 641 87.4 84.4-89.9 175 12.6 10.1-15.6
Age
< 20 years 36 26 86.6 68.2-95.2 10 13.4 4.8-31.8
20-24 years 223 162 83.8 76.9-88.9 61 16.2 11.1-23.1
25-34 years 436 351 88.7 84.6-91.9 85 11.3 8.1-15.4
35+ years 121 102 89.4 80.6-94.4 19 10.6 5.6-19.4
Race
White 548 447 88.6 85.1-91.4 101 11.4 8.6-14.9
Black 247 178 85.7 78.8-90.7 69 14.3 9.3-21.2
Other 21 16 72.5 46.4-88.9 5 27.5 11.1-53.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 86 65 86.3 75.4-92.8 21 13.7 7.2-24.6
No 729 576 87.6 84.4-90.2 153 12.4 9.8-15.6
Education
< High School 191 141 87.1 80.1-91.9 50 12.9 8.1-19.9
High School 263 198 84.7 78.3-89.4 65 15.3 10.6-21.7
> High School 358 300 89.6 85.3-92.8 58 10.4 7.2-14.7
Marital Status
Married 533 436 88.7 85.1-91.5 97 11.3 8.5-14.9
Other 283 205 84.6 78.2-89.3 78 15.4 10.7-21.8
Income
15,999 or less 278 193 81.4 74.8-86.6 85 18.6 13.4-25.2
16,000-24,999 106 79 84.7 73.9-91.5 27 15.3 8.5-26.1
25,000-39,999 125 106 88.1 79.0-93.6 19 11.9 6.4-21.0
40,000 or more 241 207 91.7 86.8-94.9 34 8.3 5.1-13.2
WIC recipient
No 402 333 88.2 83.8-91.5 69 11.8 8.5-16.2
Yes 404 298 86.3 81.7-89.9 106 13.7 10.1-18.3
Medicaid recipient
No 364 304 88.5 84.0-91.8 60 11.5 8.2-16.0
Yes 452 337 86.4 82.0-89.9 115 13.6 10.1-18.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 156 103 65.3 58.1-71.9 53 34.7 28.1-41.9
1500 - 2499 grams 221 147 66.9 60.6-72.8 74 33.1 27.2-39.4
2500+ grams 439 391 89.0 85.7-91.6 48 11.0 8.4-14.3

#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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