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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 1546 676 46.5 43.3-49.6 870 53.5 50.4-56.7
Age
< 20 years 160 85 50.4 40.3-60.5 75 49.6 39.5-59.7
20-24 years 404 189 50.4 44.3-56.5 215 49.6 43.5-55.7
25-34 years 789 332 45.3 41.0-49.7 457 54.7 50.3-59.0
35+ years 193 70 38.2 30.1-47.0 123 61.8 53.0-69.9
Race
White 1065 523 51.1 47.5-54.8 542 48.9 45.2-52.5
Black 417 112 28.8 23.1-35.3 305 71.2 64.7-76.9
Other 64 41 58.5 43.3-72.2 23 41.5 27.8-56.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 128 77.0 68.6-83.7 38 23.0 16.3-31.4
No 1380 548 41.4 38.1-44.7 832 58.6 55.3-61.9
Education
< High School 307 171 60.4 53.3-67.1 136 39.6 32.9-46.7
High School 447 203 45.9 40.1-51.9 244 54.1 48.1-59.9
> High School 789 299 40.0 35.9-44.3 490 60.0 55.7-64.1
Marital Status
Married 955 416 44.5 40.7-48.3 539 55.5 51.7-59.3
Other 591 260 49.5 44.2-54.9 331 50.5 45.1-55.8
Income
14,999 or less 458 220 52.2 46.3-58.1 238 47.8 41.9-53.7
15,000-24,999 241 101 42.9 35.1-51.0 140 57.1 49.0-64.9
25,000-49,999 317 117 38.7 32.4-45.4 200 61.3 54.6-67.6
50,000 or more 416 180 46.6 40.9-52.4 236 53.4 47.6-59.1
WIC recipient
No 783 345 45.2 41.0-49.5 438 54.8 50.5-59.0
Yes 751 327 47.9 43.4-52.5 424 52.1 47.5-56.6
Medicaid recipient
No 713 299 42.1 37.8-46.5 414 57.9 53.5-62.2
Yes 833 377 50.0 45.6-54.4 456 50.0 45.6-54.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 696 286 41.9 38.4-45.6 410 58.1 54.4-61.6
2500+ grams 850 390 46.9 43.5-50.3 460 53.1 49.7-56.5

#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.

This page was generated on 02OCT06

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