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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 1573 741 45.8 42.8-48.9 832 54.2 51.1-57.2
Age
< 20 years 166 13 5.6 2.5-11.7 153 94.4 88.3-97.5
20-24 years 410 100 24.1 19.5-29.5 310 75.9 70.5-80.5
25-34 years 803 488 59.5 55.2-63.7 315 40.5 36.3-44.8
35+ years 194 140 76.4 67.9-83.2 54 23.6 16.8-32.1
Race
White 1085 589 51.5 47.9-55.2 496 48.5 44.8-52.1
Black 423 116 25.4 20.3-31.3 307 74.6 68.7-79.7
Other 65 36 53.6 38.9-67.7 29 46.4 32.3-61.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 179 33 14.7 9.7-21.7 146 85.3 78.3-90.3
No 1394 708 51.4 48.1-54.7 686 48.6 45.3-51.9
Education
< High School 320 30 8.2 5.2-12.5 290 91.8 87.5-94.8
High School 452 151 32.1 27.0-37.7 301 67.9 62.3-73.0
> High School 798 560 72.6 68.7-76.2 238 27.4 23.8-31.3
Marital Status
Married 966 673 68.8 65.1-72.3 293 31.2 27.7-34.9
Other 607 68 10.3 7.6-13.8 539 89.7 86.2-92.4
Income
14,999 or less 467 29 4.9 3.0- 7.9 438 95.1 92.1-97.0
15,000-24,999 243 67 26.5 20.2-34.0 176 73.5 66.0-79.8
25,000-49,999 319 202 65.5 58.9-71.6 117 34.5 28.4-41.1
50,000 or more 420 408 96.3 92.9-98.1 12 3.7 1.9- 7.1
WIC recipient
No 796 641 79.9 76.1-83.3 155 20.1 16.7-23.9
Yes 764 91 11.5 8.9-14.6 673 88.5 85.4-91.1
Medicaid recipient
No 722 722 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 851 19 2.0 1.1- 3.5 832 98.0 96.5-98.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 707 298 37.9 34.5-41.4 409 62.1 58.6-65.5
2500+ grams 866 443 46.5 43.2-49.9 423 53.5 50.1-56.8

#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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