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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Before your new baby, did you ever have any other babies who were born alive?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1467 648 41.7 38.6-44.9 819 58.3 55.1-61.4
Age
< 20 years 161 127 81.5 72.1-88.2 34 18.5 11.8-27.9
20-24 years 398 191 46.3 40.2-52.6 207 53.7 47.4-59.8
25-34 years 722 281 35.4 31.3-39.7 441 64.6 60.3-68.7
35+ years 186 49 20.7 14.3-28.9 137 79.3 71.1-85.7
Race
White 1001 473 44.0 40.3-47.8 528 56.0 52.2-59.7
Black 403 149 36.1 29.8-42.9 254 63.9 57.1-70.2
Other 63 26 32.2 19.9-47.5 37 67.8 52.5-80.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 50 25.2 17.9-34.3 96 74.8 65.7-82.1
No 1318 596 44.0 40.6-47.4 722 56.0 52.6-59.4
Education
< High School 317 121 33.2 26.9-40.2 196 66.8 59.8-73.1
High School 433 180 44.6 38.6-50.7 253 55.4 49.3-61.4
> High School 715 347 43.9 39.5-48.4 368 56.1 51.6-60.5
Marital Status
Married 922 387 38.7 34.9-42.5 535 61.3 57.5-65.1
Other 545 261 47.3 41.8-53.0 284 52.7 47.0-58.2
Income
15,999 or less 401 165 40.4 34.2-46.8 236 59.6 53.2-65.8
16,000-24,999 191 66 32.1 24.4-40.8 125 67.9 59.2-75.6
25,000-39,999 210 88 43.2 35.0-51.8 122 56.8 48.2-65.0
40,000 or more 501 259 47.2 42.0-52.4 242 52.8 47.6-58.0
WIC recipient
No 759 363 45.7 41.4-50.0 396 54.3 50.0-58.6
Yes 699 281 37.4 32.9-42.2 418 62.6 57.8-67.1
Medicaid recipient
No 704 354 47.4 42.9-51.8 350 52.6 48.2-57.1
Yes 763 294 36.4 32.0-41.0 469 63.6 59.0-68.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 668 320 47.5 43.8-51.2 348 52.5 48.8-56.2
2500+ grams 799 328 41.2 37.8-44.7 471 58.8 55.3-62.2

#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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