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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL SUPPORT

Since your delivery, would you have the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? SOMEONE TO HELP ME IF I WERE SICK AND NEEDED TO BE IN BED

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1492 155 11.2 9.3-13.4 1337 88.8 86.6-90.7
Age
< 20 years 153 10 9.5 4.7-18.1 143 90.5 81.9-95.3
20-24 years 386 43 11.3 8.0-15.8 343 88.7 84.2-92.0
25-34 years 769 84 12.4 9.7-15.7 685 87.6 84.3-90.3
35+ years 184 18 7.2 3.9-12.9 166 92.8 87.1-96.1
Race
White 1033 108 12.1 9.9-14.9 925 87.9 85.1-90.1
Black 398 34 7.5 4.6-11.7 364 92.5 88.3-95.4
Other 61 13 14.7 7.2-27.9 48 85.3 72.1-92.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 43 31.8 23.8-41.2 114 68.2 58.8-76.2
No 1335 112 7.9 6.3- 9.9 1223 92.1 90.1-93.7
Education
< High School 290 58 22.1 16.6-28.7 232 77.9 71.3-83.4
High School 426 41 9.6 6.6-13.7 385 90.4 86.3-93.4
> High School 773 54 7.2 5.2- 9.7 719 92.8 90.3-94.8
Marital Status
Married 931 96 10.4 8.3-13.1 835 89.6 86.9-91.7
Other 561 59 12.4 9.2-16.5 502 87.6 83.5-90.8
Income
14,999 or less 438 71 19.0 14.7-24.3 367 81.0 75.7-85.3
15,000-24,999 229 24 9.5 5.8-15.3 205 90.5 84.7-94.2
25,000-49,999 314 28 8.6 5.5-13.2 286 91.4 86.8-94.5
50,000 or more 406 22 6.1 3.8- 9.5 384 93.9 90.5-96.2
WIC recipient
No 761 55 7.5 5.5-10.1 706 92.5 89.9-94.5
Yes 720 98 14.9 11.9-18.6 622 85.1 81.4-88.1
Medicaid recipient
No 701 54 8.5 6.3-11.4 647 91.5 88.6-93.7
Yes 791 101 13.5 10.7-16.8 690 86.5 83.2-89.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 646 64 10.4 8.3-13.0 582 89.6 87.0-91.7
2500+ grams 846 91 11.3 9.2-13.7 755 88.7 86.3-90.8

#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.

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