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2003 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? CONDOMS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1255 884 69.5 66.2-72.6 371 30.5 27.4-33.8
Age
< 20 years 139 95 65.2 53.9-75.0 44 34.8 25.0-46.1
20-24 years 333 249 72.5 66.0-78.2 84 27.5 21.8-34.0
25-34 years 638 437 68.0 63.4-72.2 201 32.0 27.8-36.6
35+ years 145 103 73.9 63.7-82.1 42 26.1 17.9-36.3
Race
White 869 605 68.6 64.8-72.2 264 31.4 27.8-35.2
Black 335 248 73.8 66.7-79.9 87 26.2 20.1-33.3
Other 51 31 62.4 45.6-76.7 20 37.6 23.3-54.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 124 89 76.0 66.2-83.7 35 24.0 16.3-33.8
No 1128 794 68.6 65.1-71.9 334 31.4 28.1-34.9
Education
< High School 270 194 69.4 61.8-76.0 76 30.6 24.0-38.2
High School 367 275 72.8 66.6-78.2 92 27.2 21.8-33.4
> High School 618 415 67.4 62.8-71.8 203 32.6 28.2-37.2
Marital Status
Married 793 549 68.7 64.7-72.5 244 31.3 27.5-35.3
Other 462 335 70.9 65.1-76.2 127 29.1 23.8-34.9
Income
15,999 or less 332 246 70.6 63.7-76.6 86 29.4 23.4-36.3
16,000-24,999 170 123 71.3 62.2-78.9 47 28.7 21.1-37.8
25,000-39,999 186 135 71.2 62.4-78.6 51 28.8 21.4-37.6
40,000 or more 439 281 65.1 59.6-70.3 158 34.9 29.7-40.4
WIC recipient
No 657 430 65.9 61.3-70.1 227 34.1 29.9-38.7
Yes 590 448 73.4 68.6-77.8 142 26.6 22.2-31.4
Medicaid recipient
No 610 406 67.1 62.5-71.5 204 32.9 28.5-37.5
Yes 645 478 71.7 66.9-76.0 167 28.3 24.0-33.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 563 407 72.9 69.2-76.3 156 27.1 23.7-30.8
2500+ grams 692 477 69.2 65.6-72.5 215 30.8 27.5-34.4

#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 22MAR05

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