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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 777 53.1 50.0-56.2 771 46.9 43.8-50.0
Age
< 20 years 199 15 8.2 4.4-14.9 184 91.8 85.1-95.6
20-24 years 405 119 31.1 25.7-37.0 286 68.9 63.0-74.3
25-34 years 754 495 68.7 64.5-72.6 259 31.3 27.4-35.5
35+ years 190 148 81.3 73.4-87.2 42 18.7 12.8-26.6
Race
White 1064 619 59.2 55.6-62.7 445 40.8 37.3-44.4
Black 409 121 33.8 27.8-40.3 288 66.2 59.7-72.2
Other 75 37 50.0 36.6-63.4 38 50.0 36.6-63.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 36 23.0 16.2-31.8 128 77.0 68.2-83.8
No 1384 741 56.9 53.7-60.2 643 43.1 39.8-46.3
Education
< High School 350 39 12.3 8.6-17.3 311 87.7 82.7-91.4
High School 441 160 41.9 36.0-47.9 281 58.1 52.1-64.0
> High School 754 578 80.0 76.4-83.2 176 20.0 16.8-23.6
Marital Status
Married 980 700 73.0 69.5-76.2 280 27.0 23.8-30.5
Other 568 77 12.9 9.7-16.9 491 87.1 83.1-90.3
Income
15,999 or less 463 39 8.1 5.4-12.0 424 91.9 88.0-94.6
16,000-24,999 173 59 36.2 27.6-45.7 114 63.8 54.3-72.4
25,000-39,999 207 112 50.9 42.4-59.3 95 49.1 40.7-57.6
40,000 or more 551 520 96.6 94.3-97.9 31 3.4 2.1- 5.7
WIC recipient
No 840 676 83.5 80.3-86.4 164 16.5 13.6-19.7
Yes 694 92 14.4 11.4-18.1 602 85.6 81.9-88.6
Medicaid recipient
No 759 759 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 789 18 1.9 1.0- 3.6 771 98.1 96.4-99.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 693 297 38.7 35.3-42.2 396 61.3 57.8-64.7
2500+ grams 855 480 54.4 51.0-57.7 375 45.6 42.3-49.0

#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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