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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? CONTRACEPTIVE PATCH (ORTHOEVRA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1169 1150 97.7 96.3-98.6 19 2.3 1.4- 3.7
Age
< 20 years 117 113 95.3 86.4-98.5 4 4.7 1.5-13.6
20-24 years 257 250 97.0 93.1-98.7 7 3.0 1.3- 6.9
25-34 years 615 608 98.4 96.5-99.2 7 1.6 0.8- 3.5
35+ years 180 179 99.1 93.8-99.9 1 0.9 0.1- 6.2
Race
White 866 853 98.0 96.6-98.9 13 2.0 1.1- 3.4
Black 245 240 96.5 91.3-98.7 5 3.5 1.3- 8.7
Other 58 57 99.6 97.1-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 163 97.8 93.5-99.3 3 2.2 0.7- 6.5
No 1003 987 97.7 96.0-98.7 16 2.3 1.3- 4.0
Education
< High School 189 183 95.9 90.3-98.3 6 4.1 1.7- 9.7
High School 351 348 98.7 95.4-99.7 3 1.3 0.3- 4.6
> High School 627 617 97.9 96.0-98.9 10 2.1 1.1- 4.0
Marital Status
Married 773 762 97.9 96.2-98.8 11 2.1 1.2- 3.8
Other 396 388 97.5 94.4-98.9 8 2.5 1.1- 5.6
Income
14,999 or less 311 307 98.4 95.3-99.5 4 1.6 0.5- 4.7
15,000-24,999 152 151 99.9 99.1- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
25,000-49,999 228 224 97.2 92.6-99.0 4 2.8 1.0- 7.4
50,000 or more 383 378 98.2 95.8-99.3 5 1.8 0.7- 4.2
WIC recipient
No 645 637 98.6 97.1-99.4 8 1.4 0.6- 2.9
Yes 511 500 96.7 93.9-98.2 11 3.3 1.8- 6.1
Medicaid recipient
No 589 578 97.4 95.2-98.6 11 2.6 1.4- 4.8
Yes 580 572 98.0 95.7-99.1 8 2.0 0.9- 4.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 504 501 99.3 97.9-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1
2500+ grams 665 649 97.6 96.0-98.6 16 2.4 1.4- 4.0

~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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