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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1471 718 48.4 45.2-51.7 753 51.6 48.3-54.8
Age
< 20 years 159 141 88.3 79.6-93.6 18 11.7 6.4-20.4
20-24 years 401 288 73.4 67.6-78.5 113 26.6 21.5-32.4
25-34 years 726 243 32.0 28.0-36.4 483 68.0 63.6-72.0
35+ years 185 46 22.3 15.3-31.3 139 77.7 68.7-84.7
Race
White 1004 416 42.2 38.5-46.0 588 57.8 54.0-61.5
Black 403 274 68.1 61.5-74.1 129 31.9 25.9-38.5
Other 64 28 51.1 36.2-65.7 36 48.9 34.3-63.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 114 79.1 70.6-85.6 35 20.9 14.4-29.4
No 1319 603 43.9 40.5-47.3 716 56.1 52.7-59.5
Education
< High School 319 284 88.7 83.4-92.5 35 11.3 7.5-16.6
High School 435 274 64.3 58.4-69.8 161 35.7 30.2-41.6
> High School 715 158 19.4 16.0-23.4 557 80.6 76.6-84.0
Marital Status
Married 924 268 29.5 26.0-33.3 656 70.5 66.7-74.0
Other 547 450 82.8 78.3-86.6 97 17.2 13.4-21.7
Income
15,999 or less 404 368 90.8 86.4-93.9 36 9.2 6.1-13.6
16,000-24,999 191 127 63.9 55.0-71.9 64 36.1 28.1-45.0
25,000-39,999 211 76 36.1 28.3-44.7 135 63.9 55.3-71.7
40,000 or more 503 27 4.1 2.4- 6.9 476 95.9 93.1-97.6
WIC recipient
No 759 139 16.9 13.8-20.6 620 83.1 79.4-86.2
Yes 702 573 81.9 78.0-85.3 129 18.1 14.7-22.0
Medicaid recipient
No 704 33 4.6 3.0- 7.0 671 95.4 93.0-97.0
Yes 767 685 89.5 86.4-92.0 82 10.5 8.0-13.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 670 368 58.6 54.9-62.1 302 41.4 37.9-45.1
2500+ grams 801 350 47.5 44.1-51.1 451 52.5 48.9-55.9

#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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