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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1533 1324 86.8 84.5-88.8 209 13.2 11.2-15.5
Age
< 20 years 159 133 85.0 76.3-90.9 26 15.0 9.1-23.7
20-24 years 398 340 86.4 81.6-90.1 58 13.6 9.9-18.4
25-34 years 785 684 87.4 84.1-90.1 101 12.6 9.9-15.9
35+ years 191 167 87.0 79.9-91.9 24 13.0 8.1-20.1
Race
White 1054 931 88.0 85.3-90.2 123 12.0 9.8-14.7
Black 415 338 84.2 78.7-88.5 77 15.8 11.5-21.3
Other 64 55 80.0 64.4-89.8 9 20.0 10.2-35.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 131 74.9 66.2-82.1 35 25.1 17.9-33.8
No 1367 1193 88.8 86.5-90.7 174 11.2 9.3-13.5
Education
< High School 306 247 80.6 74.2-85.7 59 19.4 14.3-25.8
High School 442 369 84.4 79.6-88.3 73 15.6 11.7-20.4
> High School 782 706 91.4 88.7-93.5 76 8.6 6.5-11.3
Marital Status
Married 944 844 89.4 86.8-91.6 100 10.6 8.4-13.2
Other 589 480 82.7 78.3-86.4 109 17.3 13.6-21.7
Income
14,999 or less 460 373 81.7 76.6-85.9 87 18.3 14.1-23.4
15,000-24,999 234 209 89.2 83.0-93.4 25 10.8 6.6-17.0
25,000-49,999 314 275 89.8 85.0-93.2 39 10.2 6.8-15.0
50,000 or more 413 380 92.8 89.2-95.3 33 7.2 4.7-10.8
WIC recipient
No 773 691 89.9 86.9-92.3 82 10.1 7.7-13.1
Yes 748 624 84.0 80.3-87.1 124 16.0 12.9-19.7
Medicaid recipient
No 706 639 91.5 88.6-93.7 67 8.5 6.3-11.4
Yes 827 685 83.0 79.5-86.1 142 17.0 13.9-20.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 691 586 84.2 81.2-86.7 105 15.8 13.3-18.8
2500+ grams 842 738 87.0 84.5-89.2 104 13.0 10.8-15.5

#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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