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2002 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 1548 1201 76.7 74.0-79.2 347 23.3 20.8-26.0
Age
< 20 years 199 195 98.0 93.2-99.4 4 2.0 0.6- 6.8
20-24 years 405 349 86.2 81.5-89.8 56 13.8 10.2-18.5
25-34 years 754 532 69.2 65.0-73.1 222 30.8 26.9-35.0
35+ years 190 125 65.9 57.2-73.6 65 34.1 26.4-42.8
Race
White 1063 773 72.5 69.2-75.6 290 27.5 24.4-30.8
Black 410 362 87.9 82.9-91.6 48 12.1 8.4-17.1
Other 75 66 88.9 77.1-95.0 9 11.1 5.0-22.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 145 86.1 78.2-91.4 19 13.9 8.6-21.8
No 1384 1056 75.5 72.6-78.2 328 24.5 21.8-27.4
Education
< High School 349 327 93.4 89.3-96.0 22 6.6 4.0-10.7
High School 442 384 82.2 77.0-86.4 58 17.8 13.6-23.0
> High School 754 487 65.2 61.0-69.2 267 34.8 30.8-39.0
Marital Status
Married 980 666 67.3 63.7-70.7 314 32.7 29.3-36.3
Other 568 535 95.8 93.2-97.4 33 4.2 2.6- 6.8
Income
15,999 or less 463 444 95.7 92.5-97.6 19 4.3 2.4- 7.5
16,000-24,999 173 157 92.8 86.4-96.3 16 7.2 3.7-13.6
25,000-39,999 207 157 77.2 69.3-83.5 50 22.8 16.5-30.7
40,000 or more 551 322 58.4 53.4-63.2 229 41.6 36.8-46.6
WIC recipient
No 840 524 61.4 57.4-65.4 316 38.6 34.6-42.6
Yes 694 664 95.4 93.0-97.1 30 4.6 2.9- 7.0
Medicaid recipient
No 759 435 57.7 53.5-61.9 324 42.3 38.1-46.5
Yes 789 766 97.4 95.6-98.5 23 2.6 1.5- 4.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 693 556 82.0 79.1-84.5 137 18.0 15.5-20.9
2500+ grams 855 645 76.3 73.3-79.0 210 23.7 21.0-26.7

#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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