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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? CHILDBIRTH CLASSES

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1522 1066 66.0 63.0-68.9 456 34.0 31.1-37.0
Age
< 20 years 194 132 67.0 57.6-75.1 62 33.0 24.9-42.4
20-24 years 395 292 70.1 64.2-75.4 103 29.9 24.6-35.8
25-34 years 745 506 62.9 58.5-67.0 239 37.1 33.0-41.5
35+ years 188 136 68.8 60.1-76.4 52 31.2 23.6-39.9
Race
White 1049 701 63.6 60.0-67.0 348 36.4 33.0-40.0
Black 402 312 73.4 66.9-78.9 90 26.6 21.1-33.1
Other 71 53 68.8 54.5-80.2 18 31.2 19.8-45.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 155 102 58.5 48.8-67.6 53 41.5 32.4-51.2
No 1367 964 66.9 63.7-69.9 403 33.1 30.1-36.3
Education
< High School 342 261 74.3 68.1-79.7 81 25.7 20.3-31.9
High School 430 320 70.9 65.1-76.2 110 29.1 23.8-34.9
> High School 747 485 59.5 55.1-63.7 262 40.5 36.3-44.9
Marital Status
Married 970 650 63.7 60.0-67.3 320 36.3 32.7-40.0
Other 552 416 70.7 65.4-75.5 136 29.3 24.5-34.6
Income
15,999 or less 450 348 75.0 69.4-79.9 102 25.0 20.1-30.6
16,000-24,999 170 133 69.4 59.9-77.5 37 30.6 22.5-40.1
25,000-39,999 203 153 71.8 63.5-78.9 50 28.2 21.1-36.5
40,000 or more 548 330 56.9 51.9-61.7 218 43.1 38.3-48.1
WIC recipient
No 830 549 61.9 57.7-65.8 281 38.1 34.2-42.3
Yes 678 506 71.1 66.5-75.3 172 28.9 24.7-33.5
Medicaid recipient
No 753 473 58.8 54.5-62.9 280 41.2 37.1-45.5
Yes 769 593 74.1 69.8-77.9 176 25.9 22.1-30.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 684 526 78.0 74.8-80.8 158 22.0 19.2-25.2
2500+ grams 838 540 64.9 61.7-68.1 298 35.1 31.9-38.3

#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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