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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? TUBES TIED (FEMALE STERILIZATION)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1370 1172 86.4 84.0-88.5 198 13.6 11.5-16.0
Age
< 20 years 150 146 95.3 88.0-98.2 4 4.7 1.8-12.0
20-24 years 360 317 90.0 85.6-93.2 43 10.0 6.8-14.4
25-34 years 702 584 84.5 80.9-87.6 118 15.5 12.4-19.1
35+ years 158 125 76.3 67.1-83.5 33 23.7 16.5-32.9
Race
White 934 809 86.6 83.8-89.0 125 13.4 11.0-16.2
Black 383 314 84.5 78.9-88.8 69 15.5 11.2-21.1
Other 53 49 93.9 81.1-98.2 4 6.1 1.8-18.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 147 93.5 87.1-96.9 10 6.5 3.1-12.9
No 1213 1025 85.1 82.4-87.5 188 14.9 12.5-17.6
Education
< High School 271 227 85.1 79.0-89.7 44 14.9 10.3-21.0
High School 391 325 84.4 79.4-88.4 66 15.6 11.6-20.6
> High School 706 618 88.1 84.9-90.7 88 11.9 9.3-15.1
Marital Status
Married 837 715 85.8 82.7-88.4 122 14.2 11.6-17.3
Other 533 457 87.4 83.2-90.6 76 12.6 9.4-16.8
Income
14,999 or less 401 337 86.8 81.9-90.4 64 13.2 9.6-18.1
15,000-24,999 213 174 84.7 77.9-89.7 39 15.3 10.3-22.1
25,000-49,999 289 245 84.1 78.3-88.6 44 15.9 11.4-21.7
50,000 or more 357 317 88.0 83.3-91.5 40 12.0 8.5-16.7
WIC recipient
No 689 603 88.0 84.7-90.6 86 12.0 9.4-15.3
Yes 670 558 84.7 80.9-87.8 112 15.3 12.2-19.1
Medicaid recipient
No 627 554 88.3 84.8-91.0 73 11.7 9.0-15.2
Yes 743 618 84.9 81.5-87.9 125 15.1 12.1-18.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 615 520 84.2 81.1-86.9 95 15.8 13.1-18.9
2500+ grams 755 652 86.6 84.0-88.9 103 13.4 11.1-16.0

#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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