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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? I CAN''T PAY FOR BIRTH CONTROL

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 213 205 95.9 90.4-98.4 8 4.1 1.6- 9.6
Age
< 20 years 20 20 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
20-24 years 53 52 99.7 97.8- 100 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2
25-34 years 104 97 92.1 81.7-96.8 7 7.9 3.2-18.3
35+ years 36 36 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 157 151 96.9 90.2-99.1 6 3.1 0.9- 9.8
Black 43 41 91.1 70.6-97.8 2 8.9 2.2-29.4
Other 13 13 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 28 27 94.0 68.0-99.2 1 6.0 0.8-32.0
No 185 178 96.3 90.2-98.7 7 3.7 1.3- 9.8
Education
< High School 56 54 93.1 76.4-98.2 2 6.9 1.8-23.6
High School 64 61 96.2 82.1-99.3 3 3.8 0.7-17.9
> High School 92 89 97.8 89.2-99.6 3 2.2 0.4-10.8
Marital Status
Married 130 127 99.6 98.9-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.1
Other 83 78 90.0 76.6-96.1 5 10.0 3.9-23.4
Income
14,999 or less 66 62 89.5 75.3-96.0 4 10.5 4.0-24.7
15,000-24,999 34 32 98.8 95.4-99.7 2 1.2 0.3- 4.6
25,000-49,999 28 27 99.5 96.8-99.9 1 0.5 0.1- 3.2
50,000 or more 63 63 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
WIC recipient
No 112 109 97.7 88.6-99.6 3 2.3 0.4-11.4
Yes 96 92 94.1 83.6-98.0 4 5.9 2.0-16.4
Medicaid recipient
No 96 96 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 117 109 92.6 82.9-97.0 8 7.4 3.0-17.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 96 92 96.3 90.7-98.6 4 3.7 1.4- 9.3
2500+ grams 117 113 95.9 89.6-98.5 4 4.1 1.5-10.4

#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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