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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Since your delivery, would you have the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? SOMEONE TO TAKE CARE OF MY BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1493 192 14.3 12.2-16.7 1301 85.7 83.3-87.8
Age
< 20 years 154 26 20.0 12.9-29.8 128 80.0 70.2-87.1
20-24 years 388 52 14.1 10.3-18.9 336 85.9 81.1-89.7
25-34 years 769 90 13.3 10.5-16.7 679 86.7 83.3-89.5
35+ years 182 24 13.8 8.6-21.4 158 86.2 78.6-91.4
Race
White 1034 126 14.6 12.1-17.5 908 85.4 82.5-87.9
Black 398 48 10.8 7.3-15.5 350 89.2 84.5-92.7
Other 61 18 28.3 16.7-43.6 43 71.7 56.4-83.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 158 52 36.7 28.2-46.1 106 63.3 53.9-71.8
No 1335 140 10.7 8.8-12.9 1195 89.3 87.1-91.2
Education
< High School 293 70 28.8 22.6-35.8 223 71.2 64.2-77.4
High School 427 53 12.4 9.0-16.9 374 87.6 83.1-91.0
> High School 770 67 8.7 6.6-11.5 703 91.3 88.5-93.4
Marital Status
Married 932 106 11.8 9.5-14.5 826 88.2 85.5-90.5
Other 561 86 18.3 14.4-22.9 475 81.7 77.1-85.6
Income
14,999 or less 438 97 25.3 20.4-31.0 341 74.7 69.0-79.6
15,000-24,999 229 29 13.4 8.8-20.0 200 86.6 80.0-91.2
25,000-49,999 313 27 8.4 5.3-12.9 286 91.6 87.1-94.7
50,000 or more 406 23 6.8 4.4-10.3 383 93.2 89.7-95.6
WIC recipient
No 758 61 8.7 6.5-11.5 697 91.3 88.5-93.5
Yes 724 130 20.0 16.5-24.0 594 80.0 76.0-83.5
Medicaid recipient
No 697 59 9.6 7.2-12.7 638 90.4 87.3-92.8
Yes 796 133 18.2 15.0-21.9 663 81.8 78.1-85.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 644 76 12.5 10.1-15.3 568 87.5 84.7-89.9
2500+ grams 849 116 14.4 12.2-17.0 733 85.6 83.0-87.8

#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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