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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Was the baby just before your new one born more than 3 weeks before its due date?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 780 614 88.7 85.9-91.0 166 11.3 9.0-14.1
Age
< 20 years 38 27 84.7 65.1-94.2 11 15.3 5.8-34.9
20-24 years 177 132 89.2 83.5-93.1 45 10.8 6.9-16.5
25-34 years 447 355 88.4 84.4-91.4 92 11.6 8.6-15.6
35+ years 118 100 90.2 82.0-94.9 18 9.8 5.1-18.0
Race
White 532 436 89.9 86.7-92.4 96 10.1 7.6-13.3
Black 217 151 84.1 77.2-89.2 66 15.9 10.8-22.8
Other 31 27 92.0 70.8-98.2 4 8.0 1.8-29.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 102 87 92.4 84.2-96.5 15 7.6 3.5-15.8
No 678 527 87.9 84.8-90.4 151 12.1 9.6-15.2
Education
< High School 192 152 90.1 84.1-94.0 40 9.9 6.0-15.9
High School 226 171 86.7 80.8-91.0 55 13.3 9.0-19.2
> High School 361 290 89.2 85.0-92.3 71 10.8 7.7-15.0
Marital Status
Married 496 401 89.0 85.5-91.7 95 11.0 8.3-14.5
Other 284 213 88.1 82.9-91.8 71 11.9 8.2-17.1
Income
14,999 or less 233 181 89.1 83.6-93.0 52 10.9 7.0-16.4
15,000-24,999 133 103 88.0 80.0-93.1 30 12.0 6.9-20.0
25,000-49,999 178 134 84.6 77.6-89.7 44 15.4 10.3-22.4
50,000 or more 181 155 92.7 87.3-95.9 26 7.3 4.1-12.7
WIC recipient
No 383 310 89.6 85.6-92.6 73 10.4 7.4-14.4
Yes 390 299 88.0 83.8-91.3 91 12.0 8.7-16.2
Medicaid recipient
No 338 276 88.9 84.5-92.1 62 11.1 7.9-15.5
Yes 442 338 88.5 84.6-91.5 104 11.5 8.5-15.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 329 205 62.8 57.5-67.7 124 37.2 32.3-42.5
2500+ grams 451 409 90.7 87.7-93.1 42 9.3 6.9-12.3

#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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