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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? WITHDRAWAL (PULLING OUT)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1370 1217 88.2 85.9-90.2 153 11.8 9.8-14.1
Age
< 20 years 150 132 89.4 81.0-94.4 18 10.6 5.6-19.0
20-24 years 360 310 84.9 79.7-89.0 50 15.1 11.0-20.3
25-34 years 702 631 89.4 86.3-91.9 71 10.6 8.1-13.7
35+ years 158 144 89.9 82.2-94.5 14 10.1 5.5-17.8
Race
White 934 822 88.3 85.6-90.5 112 11.7 9.5-14.4
Black 383 348 88.6 83.2-92.5 35 11.4 7.5-16.8
Other 53 47 84.8 68.9-93.4 6 15.2 6.6-31.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 145 91.4 84.5-95.4 12 8.6 4.6-15.5
No 1213 1072 87.7 85.1-89.8 141 12.3 10.2-14.9
Education
< High School 271 249 90.2 84.6-93.9 22 9.8 6.1-15.4
High School 391 353 90.3 85.8-93.5 38 9.7 6.5-14.2
> High School 706 613 86.0 82.5-88.9 93 14.0 11.1-17.5
Marital Status
Married 837 734 86.8 83.7-89.4 103 13.2 10.6-16.3
Other 533 483 90.4 86.5-93.2 50 9.6 6.8-13.5
Income
14,999 or less 401 362 88.6 83.7-92.1 39 11.4 7.9-16.3
15,000-24,999 213 193 89.1 82.5-93.4 20 10.9 6.6-17.5
25,000-49,999 289 251 87.1 81.7-91.0 38 12.9 9.0-18.3
50,000 or more 357 312 88.9 84.5-92.2 45 11.1 7.8-15.5
WIC recipient
No 689 604 87.1 83.7-89.9 85 12.9 10.1-16.3
Yes 670 603 89.4 86.0-92.1 67 10.6 7.9-14.0
Medicaid recipient
No 627 549 87.4 83.9-90.2 78 12.6 9.8-16.1
Yes 743 668 88.9 85.6-91.5 75 11.1 8.5-14.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 615 553 90.4 87.9-92.4 62 9.6 7.6-12.1
2500+ grams 755 664 88.0 85.5-90.2 91 12.0 9.8-14.5

#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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