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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 983 931 93.1 90.7-95.0 52 6.9 5.0- 9.3
Age
< 20 years 91 84 90.9 79.4-96.3 7 9.1 3.7-20.6
20-24 years 246 225 88.6 82.1-93.0 21 11.4 7.0-17.9
25-34 years 495 477 94.9 91.5-96.9 18 5.1 3.1- 8.5
35+ years 151 145 96.5 89.5-98.9 6 3.5 1.1-10.5
Race
White 701 681 96.5 94.3-97.9 20 3.5 2.1- 5.7
Black 243 214 82.6 74.5-88.6 29 17.4 11.4-25.5
Other 39 36 84.6 62.2-94.8 3 15.4 5.2-37.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 115 112 95.8 87.9-98.6 3 4.2 1.4-12.1
No 868 819 92.7 89.9-94.7 49 7.3 5.3-10.1
Education
< High School 184 171 91.0 84.1-95.1 13 9.0 4.9-15.9
High School 286 265 91.9 86.2-95.4 21 8.1 4.6-13.8
> High School 511 493 94.6 91.2-96.7 18 5.4 3.3- 8.8
Marital Status
Married 629 619 97.6 95.5-98.8 10 2.4 1.2- 4.5
Other 354 312 85.1 79.2-89.5 42 14.9 10.5-20.8
Income
14,999 or less 283 241 80.8 73.9-86.3 42 19.2 13.7-26.1
15,000-24,999 153 148 95.4 87.4-98.4 5 4.6 1.6-12.6
25,000-49,999 175 173 98.2 92.8-99.5 2 1.8 0.5- 7.2
50,000 or more 288 286 98.9 95.9-99.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.1
WIC recipient
No 539 526 97.5 95.1-98.7 13 2.5 1.3- 4.9
Yes 436 397 87.6 82.7-91.2 39 12.4 8.8-17.3
Medicaid recipient
No 461 454 97.7 95.0-99.0 7 2.3 1.0- 5.0
Yes 522 477 89.0 84.8-92.2 45 11.0 7.8-15.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 446 427 94.9 92.3-96.7 19 5.1 3.3- 7.7
2500+ grams 537 504 93.0 90.3-95.0 33 7.0 5.0- 9.7

~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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