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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? WITHDRAWAL

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1333 1232 91.9 89.9-93.5 101 8.1 6.5-10.1
Age
< 20 years 173 163 88.7 80.4-93.8 10 11.3 6.2-19.6
20-24 years 350 322 92.3 88.0-95.1 28 7.7 4.9-12.0
25-34 years 646 594 91.4 88.4-93.7 52 8.6 6.3-11.6
35+ years 164 153 95.7 90.3-98.1 11 4.3 1.9- 9.7
Race
White 927 848 91.1 88.7-93.1 79 8.9 6.9-11.3
Black 352 334 94.0 89.3-96.7 18 6.0 3.3-10.7
Other 54 50 94.0 80.9-98.3 4 6.0 1.7-19.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 139 132 95.3 88.9-98.1 7 4.7 1.9-11.1
No 1194 1100 91.5 89.3-93.2 94 8.5 6.8-10.7
Education
< High School 292 281 95.7 91.5-97.8 11 4.3 2.2- 8.5
High School 391 364 91.3 86.9-94.4 27 8.7 5.6-13.1
> High School 647 584 90.4 87.3-92.8 63 9.6 7.2-12.7
Marital Status
Married 845 771 91.1 88.5-93.1 74 8.9 6.9-11.5
Other 488 461 93.5 89.9-95.9 27 6.5 4.1-10.1
Income
15,999 or less 389 362 91.1 86.6-94.2 27 8.9 5.8-13.4
16,000-24,999 153 144 94.1 87.4-97.4 9 5.9 2.6-12.6
25,000-39,999 195 176 89.4 82.6-93.7 19 10.6 6.3-17.4
40,000 or more 476 432 91.0 87.5-93.6 44 9.0 6.4-12.5
WIC recipient
No 730 663 90.8 87.9-93.0 67 9.2 7.0-12.1
Yes 593 560 93.4 90.3-95.6 33 6.6 4.4- 9.7
Medicaid recipient
No 659 600 91.5 88.6-93.7 59 8.5 6.3-11.4
Yes 674 632 92.4 89.3-94.6 42 7.6 5.4-10.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 581 543 94.2 92.1-95.7 38 5.8 4.3- 7.9
2500+ grams 752 689 91.7 89.5-93.5 63 8.3 6.5-10.5

#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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