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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? WORK FIRST (FORMERLY AFDC)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1484 1387 94.4 92.7-95.7 97 5.6 4.3- 7.3
Age
< 20 years 188 162 87.1 79.1-92.3 26 12.9 7.7-20.9
20-24 years 388 348 90.7 86.4-93.7 40 9.3 6.3-13.6
25-34 years 727 698 96.7 94.7-98.0 29 3.3 2.0- 5.3
35+ years 181 179 99.8 99.2-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 0.8
Race
White 1022 993 97.6 96.2-98.5 29 2.4 1.5- 3.8
Black 394 328 83.3 77.5-87.8 66 16.7 12.2-22.5
Other 68 66 97.5 87.0-99.6 2 2.5 0.4-13.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 142 97.5 91.9-99.2 5 2.5 0.8- 8.1
No 1337 1245 94.0 92.2-95.5 92 6.0 4.5- 7.8
Education
< High School 331 291 89.8 85.0-93.2 40 10.2 6.8-15.0
High School 419 382 92.3 88.2-95.0 37 7.7 5.0-11.8
> High School 731 712 97.8 96.1-98.8 19 2.2 1.2- 3.9
Marital Status
Married 945 932 98.9 97.8-99.5 13 1.1 0.5- 2.2
Other 539 455 85.1 80.7-88.7 84 14.9 11.3-19.3
Income
15,999 or less 435 362 84.3 79.3-88.2 73 15.7 11.8-20.7
16,000-24,999 168 162 97.2 91.6-99.1 6 2.8 0.9- 8.4
25,000-39,999 198 196 99.8 99.3- 100 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7
40,000 or more 533 533 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 812 792 97.8 96.1-98.7 20 2.2 1.3- 3.9
Yes 658 581 89.9 86.6-92.5 77 10.1 7.5-13.4
Medicaid recipient
No 733 733 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 751 654 88.2 84.9-90.9 97 11.8 9.1-15.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 665 607 89.9 87.2-92.0 58 10.1 8.0-12.8
2500+ grams 819 780 94.8 93.0-96.2 39 5.2 3.8- 7.0

#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.

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