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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What are your or your husband''s or partner''s reasons for not doing anything to keep from getting pregnant now? MY HUSBAND OR PARTNER DOESN''T WANT TO USE ANYTHING

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 213 183 86.8 80.0-91.5 30 13.2 8.5-20.0
Age
< 20 years 20 15 70.3 39.6-89.5 5 29.7 10.5-60.4
20-24 years 53 47 94.6 80.8-98.6 6 5.4 1.4-19.2
25-34 years 104 89 85.0 74.5-91.7 15 15.0 8.3-25.5
35+ years 36 32 87.7 64.7-96.5 4 12.3 3.5-35.3
Race
White 157 138 87.3 79.2-92.6 19 12.7 7.4-20.8
Black 43 36 88.9 70.7-96.4 7 11.1 3.6-29.3
Other 13 9 73.7 38.7-92.6 4 26.3 7.4-61.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 28 26 93.5 69.2-98.9 2 6.5 1.1-30.8
No 185 157 85.4 77.8-90.8 28 14.6 9.2-22.2
Education
< High School 56 44 82.3 66.2-91.7 12 17.7 8.3-33.8
High School 64 54 85.6 71.5-93.4 10 14.4 6.6-28.5
> High School 92 84 90.8 80.8-95.9 8 9.2 4.1-19.2
Marital Status
Married 130 117 87.0 78.2-92.5 13 13.0 7.5-21.8
Other 83 66 86.5 73.7-93.6 17 13.5 6.4-26.3
Income
14,999 or less 66 54 87.5 74.2-94.5 12 12.5 5.5-25.8
15,000-24,999 34 27 75.9 52.7-89.9 7 24.1 10.1-47.3
25,000-49,999 28 26 89.1 65.5-97.2 2 10.9 2.8-34.5
50,000 or more 63 58 90.4 77.6-96.2 5 9.6 3.8-22.4
WIC recipient
No 112 99 89.4 80.4-94.5 13 10.6 5.5-19.6
Yes 96 79 83.7 72.1-91.1 17 16.3 8.9-27.9
Medicaid recipient
No 96 87 90.2 80.7-95.3 9 9.8 4.7-19.3
Yes 117 96 83.9 73.4-90.8 21 16.1 9.2-26.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 96 81 84.0 75.6-90.0 15 16.0 10.0-24.4
2500+ grams 117 102 87.0 79.5-92.1 15 13.0 7.9-20.5

#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.

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