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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 1542 712 48.0 44.9-51.2 830 52.0 48.8-55.1
Age
< 20 years 163 58 35.5 26.4-45.8 105 64.5 54.2-73.6
20-24 years 401 146 39.1 33.2-45.3 255 60.9 54.7-66.8
25-34 years 788 399 53.5 49.1-57.8 389 46.5 42.2-50.9
35+ years 190 109 57.5 48.6-65.9 81 42.5 34.1-51.4
Race
White 1060 567 53.9 50.2-57.5 493 46.1 42.5-49.8
Black 418 113 29.8 24.1-36.2 305 70.2 63.8-75.9
Other 64 32 43.1 29.4-58.0 32 56.9 42.0-70.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 71 42.8 34.1-52.0 92 57.2 48.0-65.9
No 1379 641 48.9 45.6-52.2 738 51.1 47.8-54.4
Education
< High School 309 98 36.4 29.8-43.6 211 63.6 56.4-70.2
High School 446 166 39.2 33.6-45.1 280 60.8 54.9-66.4
> High School 784 445 58.6 54.4-62.8 339 41.4 37.2-45.6
Marital Status
Married 947 536 58.1 54.3-61.9 411 41.9 38.1-45.7
Other 595 176 32.5 27.6-37.7 419 67.5 62.3-72.4
Income
14,999 or less 460 133 31.7 26.4-37.5 327 68.3 62.5-73.6
15,000-24,999 238 84 32.5 25.5-40.4 154 67.5 59.6-74.5
25,000-49,999 314 137 46.9 40.3-53.6 177 53.1 46.4-59.7
50,000 or more 416 314 77.1 71.9-81.5 102 22.9 18.5-28.1
WIC recipient
No 777 492 64.9 60.6-68.9 285 35.1 31.1-39.4
Yes 753 215 31.7 27.6-36.2 538 68.3 63.8-72.4
Medicaid recipient
No 709 490 71.1 66.9-75.0 219 28.9 25.0-33.1
Yes 833 222 29.3 25.4-33.5 611 70.7 66.5-74.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 696 285 39.0 35.5-42.6 411 61.0 57.4-64.5
2500+ grams 846 427 48.8 45.4-52.2 419 51.2 47.8-54.6

#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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