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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INFANT STATUS

Is your baby alive now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1465 42 1.0 0.6- 1.6 1423 99.0 98.4-99.4
Age
< 20 years 161 6 2.2 0.6- 8.1 155 97.8 91.9-99.4
20-24 years 399 12 0.6 0.3- 1.0 387 99.4 99.0-99.7
25-34 years 721 21 1.1 0.5- 2.1 700 98.9 97.9-99.5
35+ years 184 3 0.3 0.1- 0.9 181 99.7 99.1-99.9
Race
White 998 19 0.8 0.4- 1.7 979 99.2 98.3-99.6
Black 404 22 1.7 0.9- 3.2 382 98.3 96.8-99.1
Other 63 1 0.2 0.0- 1.4 62 99.8 98.6- 100
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 5 1.4 0.4- 5.1 139 98.6 94.9-99.6
No 1318 37 0.9 0.5- 1.6 1281 99.1 98.4-99.5
Education
< High School 315 13 1.3 0.6- 3.0 302 98.7 97.0-99.4
High School 434 5 0.2 0.1- 0.5 429 99.8 99.5-99.9
> High School 714 23 1.3 0.6- 2.6 691 98.7 97.4-99.4
Marital Status
Married 920 20 0.7 0.3- 1.3 900 99.3 98.7-99.7
Other 545 22 1.5 0.7- 3.2 523 98.5 96.8-99.3
Income
15,999 or less 401 18 1.8 0.8- 4.1 383 98.2 95.9-99.2
16,000-24,999 191 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 189 99.8 99.3- 100
25,000-39,999 212 5 0.4 0.2- 0.9 207 99.6 99.1-99.8
40,000 or more 501 9 0.8 0.3- 2.3 492 99.2 97.7-99.7
WIC recipient
No 760 21 0.9 0.4- 1.7 739 99.1 98.3-99.6
Yes 698 21 1.1 0.5- 2.3 677 98.9 97.7-99.5
Medicaid recipient
No 703 15 0.7 0.3- 1.7 688 99.3 98.3-99.7
Yes 762 27 1.2 0.6- 2.3 735 98.8 97.7-99.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 669 38 5.9 4.3- 7.9 631 94.1 92.1-95.7
2500+ grams 796 4 0.5 0.2- 1.4 792 99.5 98.6-99.8

#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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