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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 1023 512 51.2 47.4-55.1 511 48.8 44.9-52.6
Age
< 20 years 97 82 84.8 73.3-91.9 15 15.2 8.1-26.7
20-24 years 253 189 77.3 70.3-83.1 64 22.7 16.9-29.7
25-34 years 516 196 38.9 33.8-44.2 320 61.1 55.8-66.2
35+ years 157 45 26.5 18.5-36.3 112 73.5 63.7-81.5
Race
White 734 326 46.4 42.0-50.8 408 53.6 49.2-58.0
Black 249 164 67.7 59.2-75.2 85 32.3 24.8-40.8
Other 40 22 60.3 40.6-77.2 18 39.7 22.8-59.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 110 84.0 75.5-90.0 23 16.0 10.0-24.5
No 890 402 44.7 40.6-48.9 488 55.3 51.1-59.4
Education
< High School 202 178 89.5 83.1-93.7 24 10.5 6.3-16.9
High School 293 199 69.3 62.1-75.7 94 30.7 24.3-37.9
> High School 526 134 24.9 20.6-29.9 392 75.1 70.1-79.4
Marital Status
Married 649 206 33.3 29.0-37.9 443 66.7 62.1-71.0
Other 374 306 82.8 77.0-87.3 68 17.2 12.7-23.0
Income
14,999 or less 299 270 91.2 86.3-94.5 29 8.8 5.5-13.7
15,000-24,999 157 112 72.4 62.3-80.6 45 27.6 19.4-37.7
25,000-49,999 179 46 28.6 21.2-37.3 133 71.4 62.7-78.8
50,000 or more 295 16 4.3 2.3- 8.2 279 95.7 91.8-97.7
WIC recipient
No 554 138 25.3 21.1-30.1 416 74.7 69.9-78.9
Yes 458 369 83.4 78.7-87.3 89 16.6 12.7-21.3
Medicaid recipient
No 474 27 5.7 3.6- 9.0 447 94.3 91.0-96.4
Yes 549 485 90.9 87.4-93.5 64 9.1 6.5-12.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 463 254 58.9 54.5-63.2 209 41.1 36.8-45.5
2500+ grams 560 258 50.6 46.4-54.7 302 49.4 45.3-53.6

~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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