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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 1437 1129 79.3 76.5-81.9 308 20.7 18.1-23.5
Age
< 20 years 158 116 73.3 63.0-81.6 42 26.7 18.4-37.0
20-24 years 393 259 63.9 57.6-69.7 134 36.1 30.3-42.4
25-34 years 708 604 87.0 83.5-89.8 104 13.0 10.2-16.5
35+ years 178 150 89.3 81.7-93.9 28 10.7 6.1-18.3
Race
White 975 841 85.1 82.0-87.7 134 14.9 12.3-18.0
Black 399 237 60.7 53.9-67.2 162 39.3 32.8-46.1
Other 63 51 79.5 64.2-89.3 12 20.5 10.7-35.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 141 97 63.8 53.8-72.6 44 36.2 27.4-46.2
No 1293 1029 81.4 78.5-84.0 264 18.6 16.0-21.5
Education
< High School 310 185 58.4 51.2-65.3 125 41.6 34.7-48.8
High School 425 303 73.0 67.2-78.1 122 27.0 21.9-32.8
> High School 700 641 93.1 90.3-95.2 59 6.9 4.8- 9.7
Marital Status
Married 896 806 90.8 88.2-93.0 90 9.2 7.0-11.8
Other 541 323 58.6 52.9-64.0 218 41.4 36.0-47.1
Income
15,999 or less 392 206 54.0 47.4-60.4 186 46.0 39.6-52.6
16,000-24,999 191 151 81.5 73.6-87.4 40 18.5 12.6-26.4
25,000-39,999 205 182 91.6 85.5-95.3 23 8.4 4.7-14.5
40,000 or more 490 483 98.1 95.6-99.2 7 1.9 0.8- 4.4
WIC recipient
No 746 708 95.6 93.3-97.1 38 4.4 2.9- 6.7
Yes 683 415 62.0 57.1-66.6 268 38.0 33.4-42.9
Medicaid recipient
No 687 677 98.6 97.0-99.4 10 1.4 0.6- 3.0
Yes 750 452 61.3 56.6-65.7 298 38.7 34.3-43.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 659 494 73.3 69.8-76.5 165 26.7 23.5-30.2
2500+ grams 778 635 79.8 76.7-82.6 143 20.2 17.4-23.3

#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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