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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

CONTRACEPTION

What kind of birth control are you or your husband or partner using now to keep from getting pregnant? CONDOMS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1169 793 66.5 63.0-69.9 376 33.5 30.1-37.0
Age
< 20 years 117 69 52.7 41.2-63.9 48 47.3 36.1-58.8
20-24 years 257 163 61.9 54.1-69.1 94 38.1 30.9-45.9
25-34 years 615 427 70.6 65.9-74.9 188 29.4 25.1-34.1
35+ years 180 134 73.0 63.9-80.6 46 27.0 19.4-36.1
Race
White 866 599 68.3 64.3-72.1 267 31.7 27.9-35.7
Black 245 157 60.8 52.5-68.6 88 39.2 31.4-47.5
Other 58 37 69.2 52.8-81.9 21 30.8 18.1-47.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 114 71.3 62.2-79.0 52 28.7 21.0-37.8
No 1003 679 65.5 61.6-69.2 324 34.5 30.8-38.4
Education
< High School 189 125 63.2 53.8-71.7 64 36.8 28.3-46.2
High School 351 235 67.0 60.3-73.0 116 33.0 27.0-39.7
> High School 627 431 67.5 62.9-71.9 196 32.5 28.1-37.1
Marital Status
Married 773 529 69.1 65.0-73.0 244 30.9 27.0-35.0
Other 396 264 62.8 56.4-68.8 132 37.2 31.2-43.6
Income
14,999 or less 311 217 65.5 58.1-72.2 94 34.5 27.8-41.9
15,000-24,999 152 101 65.1 54.7-74.2 51 34.9 25.8-45.3
25,000-49,999 228 156 70.9 63.1-77.6 72 29.1 22.4-36.9
50,000 or more 383 263 67.8 62.0-73.2 120 32.2 26.8-38.0
WIC recipient
No 645 439 68.5 63.8-72.8 206 31.5 27.2-36.2
Yes 511 345 64.3 58.8-69.5 166 35.7 30.5-41.2
Medicaid recipient
No 589 412 70.1 65.4-74.4 177 29.9 25.6-34.6
Yes 580 381 63.4 58.1-68.4 199 36.6 31.6-41.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 504 346 67.7 63.2-71.8 158 32.3 28.2-36.8
2500+ grams 665 447 66.4 62.6-70.1 218 33.6 29.9-37.4

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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