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2005 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 1007 430 43.1 39.3-47.0 577 56.9 53.0-60.7
Age
< 20 years 95 27 25.8 16.1-38.6 68 74.2 61.4-83.9
20-24 years 250 78 29.4 22.7-37.2 172 70.6 62.8-77.3
25-34 years 509 241 48.2 42.9-53.6 268 51.8 46.4-57.1
35+ years 153 84 61.6 51.5-70.9 69 38.4 29.1-48.5
Race
White 722 354 48.5 44.0-52.9 368 51.5 47.1-56.0
Black 245 62 24.4 17.7-32.6 183 75.6 67.4-82.3
Other 40 14 36.2 19.9-56.4 26 63.8 43.6-80.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 127 55 43.6 33.6-54.0 72 56.4 46.0-66.4
No 880 375 43.1 39.0-47.2 505 56.9 52.8-61.0
Education
< High School 195 52 26.9 19.9-35.4 143 73.1 64.6-80.1
High School 290 88 31.2 24.6-38.7 202 68.8 61.3-75.4
> High School 520 290 56.4 51.1-61.5 230 43.6 38.5-48.9
Marital Status
Married 642 343 52.9 48.2-57.5 299 47.1 42.5-51.8
Other 365 87 25.7 20.1-32.2 278 74.3 67.8-79.9
Income
14,999 or less 293 58 20.7 15.3-27.5 235 79.3 72.5-84.7
15,000-24,999 157 42 22.2 14.8-31.8 115 77.8 68.2-85.2
25,000-49,999 176 79 43.8 35.3-52.7 97 56.2 47.3-64.7
50,000 or more 292 215 78.5 72.3-83.6 77 21.5 16.4-27.7
WIC recipient
No 546 322 60.5 55.5-65.4 224 39.5 34.6-44.5
Yes 452 102 21.7 17.1-27.1 350 78.3 72.9-82.9
Medicaid recipient
No 467 319 69.8 64.5-74.6 148 30.2 25.4-35.5
Yes 540 111 19.5 15.5-24.3 429 80.5 75.7-84.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 459 177 36.7 32.5-41.1 282 63.3 58.9-67.5
2500+ grams 548 253 43.7 39.6-47.9 295 56.3 52.1-60.4

~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.

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