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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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What are your or your husband''s or partner''s reasons for not doing anything to keep from getting pregnant now? I AM NOT HAVING SEX

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 214 163 73.6 65.4-80.5 51 26.4 19.5-34.6
Age
< 20 years 20 16 73.0 39.1-92.0 4 27.0 8.0-60.9
20-24 years 54 37 63.6 46.5-77.8 17 36.4 22.2-53.5
25-34 years 104 83 80.5 69.3-88.3 21 19.5 11.7-30.7
35+ years 36 27 69.3 47.5-85.0 9 30.7 15.0-52.5
Race
White 158 124 77.7 68.6-84.7 34 22.3 15.3-31.4
Black 43 30 55.2 35.7-73.2 13 44.8 26.8-64.3
Other 13 9 83.3 49.7-96.2 4 16.7 3.8-50.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 28 20 80.8 58.7-92.5 8 19.2 7.5-41.3
No 186 143 72.2 63.1-79.7 43 27.8 20.3-36.9
Education
< High School 56 45 84.7 69.1-93.2 11 15.3 6.8-30.9
High School 64 47 65.0 48.6-78.5 17 35.0 21.5-51.4
> High School 93 71 72.5 60.1-82.3 22 27.5 17.7-39.9
Marital Status
Married 131 106 81.6 72.5-88.2 25 18.4 11.8-27.5
Other 83 57 60.6 45.7-73.7 26 39.4 26.3-54.3
Income
14,999 or less 66 47 65.7 50.1-78.5 19 34.3 21.5-49.9
15,000-24,999 34 25 67.6 44.1-84.6 9 32.4 15.4-55.9
25,000-49,999 29 23 79.2 57.1-91.6 6 20.8 8.4-42.9
50,000 or more 63 50 79.1 64.6-88.7 13 20.9 11.3-35.4
WIC recipient
No 112 84 74.2 62.9-83.0 28 25.8 17.0-37.1
Yes 97 74 72.4 59.7-82.3 23 27.6 17.7-40.3
Medicaid recipient
No 97 74 76.8 65.5-85.3 23 23.2 14.7-34.5
Yes 117 89 70.9 58.8-80.6 28 29.1 19.4-41.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 96 76 77.7 68.2-85.0 20 22.3 15.0-31.8
2500+ grams 118 87 73.3 64.3-80.6 31 26.7 19.4-35.7

#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 02OCT06

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