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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1310 1213 93.5 91.7-95.0 97 6.5 5.0- 8.3
Age
< 20 years 110 105 95.8 86.8-98.8 5 4.2 1.2-13.2
20-24 years 312 294 93.6 89.3-96.2 18 6.4 3.8-10.7
25-34 years 717 658 93.1 90.6-95.0 59 6.9 5.0- 9.4
35+ years 171 156 93.3 87.0-96.7 15 6.7 3.3-13.0
Race
White 955 881 93.2 91.1-94.9 74 6.8 5.1- 8.9
Black 305 289 95.1 90.5-97.5 16 4.9 2.5- 9.5
Other 50 43 91.7 77.5-97.3 7 8.3 2.7-22.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 142 94.9 88.6-97.8 7 5.1 2.2-11.4
No 1161 1071 93.3 91.3-94.8 90 6.7 5.2- 8.7
Education
< High School 230 223 96.0 91.0-98.3 7 4.0 1.7- 9.0
High School 354 339 96.0 92.6-97.9 15 4.0 2.1- 7.4
> High School 724 649 91.2 88.3-93.4 75 8.8 6.6-11.7
Marital Status
Married 860 789 92.7 90.3-94.5 71 7.3 5.5- 9.7
Other 450 424 95.0 91.7-97.0 26 5.0 3.0- 8.3
Income
14,999 or less 337 322 95.7 92.0-97.7 15 4.3 2.3- 8.0
15,000-24,999 198 182 93.8 88.0-96.9 16 6.2 3.1-12.0
25,000-49,999 286 263 92.5 88.0-95.4 23 7.5 4.6-12.0
50,000 or more 392 355 92.6 89.0-95.1 37 7.4 4.9-11.0
WIC recipient
No 704 644 93.1 90.5-95.0 60 6.9 5.0- 9.5
Yes 593 556 93.9 91.0-95.9 37 6.1 4.1- 9.0
Medicaid recipient
No 659 601 91.9 89.0-94.0 58 8.1 6.0-11.0
Yes 651 612 95.1 92.6-96.8 39 4.9 3.2- 7.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 575 527 92.4 90.1-94.2 48 7.6 5.8- 9.9
2500+ grams 735 686 93.6 91.6-95.1 49 6.4 4.9- 8.4

#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.

This page was generated on 02OCT06

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