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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Persons per Room

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
0 - 1 PERS/ROOM 1 + PERS/ROOM
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1440 1289 90.7 88.5-92.4 151 9.3 7.6-11.5
Age
< 20 years 155 124 80.9 71.1-88.0 31 19.1 12.0-28.9
20-24 years 394 345 91.4 87.5-94.2 49 8.6 5.8-12.5
25-34 years 712 655 92.2 89.3-94.3 57 7.8 5.7-10.7
35+ years 179 165 91.1 83.4-95.4 14 8.9 4.6-16.6
Race
White 988 913 92.7 90.4-94.5 75 7.3 5.5- 9.6
Black 391 330 85.9 80.5-90.0 61 14.1 10.0-19.5
Other 61 46 80.5 65.2-90.1 15 19.5 9.9-34.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 112 79.9 71.0-86.5 32 20.1 13.5-29.0
No 1294 1175 92.2 90.1-93.9 119 7.8 6.1- 9.9
Education
< High School 309 235 76.8 70.2-82.3 74 23.2 17.7-29.8
High School 428 385 90.8 86.7-93.7 43 9.2 6.3-13.3
> High School 701 669 97.0 95.1-98.2 32 3.0 1.8- 4.9
Marital Status
Married 904 839 92.8 90.4-94.7 65 7.2 5.3- 9.6
Other 536 450 86.7 82.4-90.0 86 13.3 10.0-17.6
Income
15,999 or less 383 305 80.2 74.5-85.0 78 19.8 15.0-25.5
16,000-24,999 190 166 92.5 86.9-95.8 24 7.5 4.2-13.1
25,000-39,999 210 198 93.8 88.1-96.9 12 6.2 3.1-11.9
40,000 or more 496 483 98.4 96.5-99.3 13 1.6 0.7- 3.5
WIC recipient
No 746 705 95.8 93.7-97.3 41 4.2 2.7- 6.3
Yes 687 580 85.4 81.6-88.5 107 14.6 11.5-18.4
Medicaid recipient
No 693 665 97.3 95.4-98.5 28 2.7 1.5- 4.6
Yes 747 624 84.3 80.7-87.4 123 15.7 12.6-19.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 656 570 85.9 83.0-88.4 86 14.1 11.6-17.0
2500+ grams 784 719 91.1 88.8-92.9 65 8.9 7.1-11.2

*Data in this table are constructed from survey questions 66 and 67.

#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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