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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Since your delivery, would you have the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? SOMEONE TO HELP ME IF I WERE SICK AND NEEDED TO BE IN BED

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 973 99 10.6 8.4-13.3 874 89.4 86.7-91.6
Age
< 20 years 90 8 7.5 3.0-17.8 82 92.5 82.2-97.0
20-24 years 240 24 9.0 5.4-14.7 216 91.0 85.3-94.6
25-34 years 493 47 11.2 8.1-15.3 446 88.8 84.7-91.9
35+ years 150 20 13.6 8.1-22.0 130 86.4 78.0-91.9
Race
White 703 59 10.1 7.6-13.2 644 89.9 86.8-92.4
Black 233 35 11.6 7.1-18.3 198 88.4 81.7-92.9
Other 37 5 17.1 6.7-37.1 32 82.9 62.9-93.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 122 20 20.8 13.5-30.7 102 79.2 69.3-86.5
No 851 79 8.7 6.6-11.4 772 91.3 88.6-93.4
Education
< High School 184 28 16.4 10.8-24.3 156 83.6 75.7-89.2
High School 279 41 13.8 9.4-19.8 238 86.2 80.2-90.6
> High School 508 30 6.7 4.5-10.0 478 93.3 90.0-95.5
Marital Status
Married 626 55 9.6 7.1-12.8 571 90.4 87.2-92.9
Other 347 44 12.5 8.6-17.8 303 87.5 82.2-91.4
Income
14,999 or less 280 45 17.8 12.7-24.4 235 82.2 75.6-87.3
15,000-24,999 147 17 10.4 5.7-18.3 130 89.6 81.7-94.3
25,000-49,999 173 13 9.3 5.2-16.2 160 90.7 83.8-94.8
50,000 or more 288 14 5.0 2.7- 8.9 274 95.0 91.1-97.3
WIC recipient
No 535 41 8.7 6.1-12.1 494 91.3 87.9-93.9
Yes 430 58 13.3 9.7-18.0 372 86.7 82.0-90.3
Medicaid recipient
No 459 35 7.7 5.3-11.2 424 92.3 88.8-94.7
Yes 514 64 13.2 9.9-17.5 450 86.8 82.5-90.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 426 43 11.5 8.7-15.0 383 88.5 85.0-91.3
2500+ grams 547 56 10.6 8.2-13.5 491 89.4 86.5-91.8

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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 25JUN07

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