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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 1543 157 11.4 9.6-13.5 1386 88.6 86.5-90.4
Age
< 20 years 159 4 1.6 0.3- 7.4 155 98.4 92.6-99.7
20-24 years 404 22 6.1 3.7- 9.9 382 93.9 90.1-96.3
25-34 years 789 102 14.9 12.1-18.2 687 85.1 81.8-87.9
35+ years 191 29 18.3 12.4-26.0 162 81.7 74.0-87.6
Race
White 1064 130 12.9 10.6-15.4 934 87.1 84.6-89.4
Black 415 16 5.7 3.2- 9.8 399 94.3 90.2-96.8
Other 64 11 17.7 9.0-31.8 53 82.3 68.2-91.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 170 12 8.6 4.7-15.2 158 91.4 84.8-95.3
No 1373 145 11.9 10.0-14.2 1228 88.1 85.8-90.0
Education
< High School 309 12 5.3 2.8- 9.8 297 94.7 90.2-97.2
High School 446 28 7.7 5.1-11.6 418 92.3 88.4-94.9
> High School 785 117 16.7 13.7-20.1 668 83.3 79.9-86.3
Marital Status
Married 948 131 15.2 12.7-18.2 817 84.8 81.8-87.3
Other 595 26 5.6 3.6- 8.6 569 94.4 91.4-96.4
Income
14,999 or less 458 21 6.2 3.8-10.0 437 93.8 90.0-96.2
15,000-24,999 242 10 2.4 1.0- 5.9 232 97.6 94.1-99.0
25,000-49,999 316 20 8.4 5.3-13.0 296 91.6 87.0-94.7
50,000 or more 413 101 28.0 23.1-33.5 312 72.0 66.5-76.9
WIC recipient
No 782 132 19.1 15.9-22.7 650 80.9 77.3-84.1
Yes 749 23 3.8 2.4- 6.1 726 96.2 93.9-97.6
Medicaid recipient
No 711 124 20.0 16.6-23.8 587 80.0 76.2-83.4
Yes 832 33 4.5 3.0- 6.8 799 95.5 93.2-97.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 691 49 6.3 4.9- 8.2 642 93.7 91.8-95.1
2500+ grams 852 108 11.9 9.9-14.2 744 88.1 85.8-90.1

#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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