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2002 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? CONDOMS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1333 940 69.5 66.4-72.5 393 30.5 27.5-33.6
Age
< 20 years 173 105 61.1 51.1-70.1 68 38.9 29.9-48.9
20-24 years 350 245 65.0 58.6-71.0 105 35.0 29.0-41.4
25-34 years 646 482 74.6 70.3-78.5 164 25.4 21.5-29.7
35+ years 164 108 67.4 58.4-75.4 56 32.6 24.6-41.6
Race
White 927 652 69.0 65.4-72.5 275 31.0 27.5-34.6
Black 352 255 71.9 65.0-77.9 97 28.1 22.1-35.0
Other 54 33 65.8 49.5-79.1 21 34.2 20.9-50.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 139 100 72.2 62.6-80.2 39 27.8 19.8-37.4
No 1194 840 69.2 65.9-72.4 354 30.8 27.6-34.1
Education
< High School 292 218 75.3 68.7-80.9 74 24.7 19.1-31.3
High School 391 275 66.5 60.2-72.3 116 33.5 27.7-39.8
> High School 647 445 68.6 64.2-72.8 202 31.4 27.2-35.8
Marital Status
Married 845 588 68.7 64.9-72.3 257 31.3 27.7-35.1
Other 488 352 71.2 65.6-76.3 136 28.8 23.7-34.4
Income
15,999 or less 389 281 71.7 65.6-77.1 108 28.3 22.9-34.4
16,000-24,999 153 112 73.5 63.8-81.4 41 26.5 18.6-36.2
25,000-39,999 195 138 67.3 58.6-75.0 57 32.7 25.0-41.4
40,000 or more 476 322 68.0 62.8-72.7 154 32.0 27.3-37.2
WIC recipient
No 730 502 69.3 65.1-73.2 228 30.7 26.8-34.9
Yes 593 434 70.6 65.7-75.0 159 29.4 25.0-34.3
Medicaid recipient
No 659 458 69.2 64.9-73.2 201 30.8 26.8-35.1
Yes 674 482 69.9 65.3-74.2 192 30.1 25.8-34.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 581 419 72.9 69.3-76.3 162 27.1 23.7-30.7
2500+ grams 752 521 69.3 65.9-72.5 231 30.7 27.5-34.1

#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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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