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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1248 1171 93.2 91.2-94.8 77 6.8 5.2- 8.8
Age
< 20 years 113 105 90.7 80.3-95.9 8 9.3 4.1-19.7
20-24 years 314 298 95.5 91.4-97.7 16 4.5 2.3- 8.6
25-34 years 659 614 92.7 89.9-94.8 45 7.3 5.2-10.1
35+ years 162 154 92.5 85.2-96.3 8 7.5 3.7-14.8
Race
White 885 833 93.7 91.4-95.3 52 6.3 4.7- 8.6
Black 307 286 90.8 84.8-94.6 21 9.2 5.4-15.2
Other 56 52 96.9 86.6-99.3 4 3.1 0.7-13.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 121 114 94.0 86.7-97.4 7 6.0 2.6-13.3
No 1125 1055 93.1 91.0-94.8 70 6.9 5.2- 9.0
Education
< High School 233 225 95.2 90.0-97.8 8 4.8 2.2-10.0
High School 345 326 92.7 88.1-95.6 19 7.3 4.4-11.9
> High School 669 620 92.8 90.0-94.8 49 7.2 5.2-10.0
Marital Status
Married 838 784 93.6 91.3-95.4 54 6.4 4.6- 8.7
Other 410 387 92.4 88.0-95.2 23 7.6 4.8-12.0
Income
15,999 or less 299 286 94.2 89.4-96.9 13 5.8 3.1-10.6
16,000-24,999 160 149 90.7 83.3-95.0 11 9.3 5.0-16.7
25,000-39,999 182 169 92.2 85.5-95.9 13 7.8 4.1-14.5
40,000 or more 485 454 94.6 91.8-96.6 31 5.4 3.4- 8.2
WIC recipient
No 696 647 92.9 90.2-94.9 49 7.1 5.1- 9.8
Yes 542 514 93.5 90.2-95.8 28 6.5 4.2- 9.8
Medicaid recipient
No 656 609 93.0 90.2-95.0 47 7.0 5.0- 9.8
Yes 592 562 93.5 90.2-95.7 30 6.5 4.3- 9.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 548 519 95.0 93.0-96.5 29 5.0 3.5- 7.0
2500+ grams 700 652 93.1 90.9-94.8 48 6.9 5.2- 9.1

#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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