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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 491 48.1 44.2-51.9 532 51.9 48.1-55.8
Age
< 20 years 97 11 12.5 6.1-23.7 86 87.5 76.3-93.9
20-24 years 253 61 22.5 16.7-29.6 192 77.5 70.4-83.3
25-34 years 516 311 60.6 55.3-65.7 205 39.4 34.3-44.7
35+ years 157 108 72.6 62.7-80.7 49 27.4 19.3-37.3
Race
White 734 405 54.0 49.5-58.3 329 46.0 41.7-50.5
Black 249 67 25.9 19.1-34.1 182 74.1 65.9-80.9
Other 40 19 48.1 29.5-67.2 21 51.9 32.8-70.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 25 15.1 9.4-23.3 108 84.9 76.7-90.6
No 890 466 54.7 50.5-58.8 424 45.3 41.2-49.5
Education
< High School 202 18 8.3 4.6-14.4 184 91.7 85.6-95.4
High School 293 83 29.0 22.7-36.2 210 71.0 63.8-77.3
> High School 526 388 75.1 70.2-79.5 138 24.9 20.5-29.8
Marital Status
Married 649 435 66.0 61.3-70.3 214 34.0 29.7-38.7
Other 374 56 16.6 12.0-22.3 318 83.4 77.7-88.0
Income
14,999 or less 299 29 8.8 5.6-13.7 270 91.2 86.3-94.4
15,000-24,999 157 36 25.2 17.4-35.2 121 74.8 64.8-82.6
25,000-49,999 179 119 65.9 57.0-73.8 60 34.1 26.2-43.0
50,000 or more 295 286 99.0 97.1-99.7 9 1.0 0.3- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 554 425 75.8 71.1-80.0 129 24.2 20.0-28.9
Yes 458 60 13.5 10.0-18.1 398 86.5 81.9-90.0
Medicaid recipient
No 474 474 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 549 17 2.8 1.5- 5.0 532 97.2 95.0-98.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 463 190 36.8 32.7-41.1 273 63.2 58.9-67.3
2500+ grams 560 301 49.1 44.9-53.2 259 50.9 46.8-55.1

~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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