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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? WITHDRAWAL (PULLING OUT)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1169 980 83.1 80.1-85.7 189 16.9 14.3-19.9
Age
< 20 years 117 87 72.6 61.2-81.7 30 27.4 18.3-38.8
20-24 years 257 200 76.6 69.5-82.5 57 23.4 17.5-30.5
25-34 years 615 540 88.5 85.0-91.3 75 11.5 8.7-15.0
35+ years 180 153 83.5 75.2-89.4 27 16.5 10.6-24.8
Race
White 866 727 83.6 80.3-86.5 139 16.4 13.5-19.7
Black 245 200 79.5 71.8-85.4 45 20.5 14.6-28.2
Other 58 53 93.5 80.9-98.0 5 6.5 2.0-19.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 136 82.1 73.6-88.3 30 17.9 11.7-26.4
No 1003 844 83.2 80.0-86.0 159 16.8 14.0-20.0
Education
< High School 189 160 79.9 71.1-86.5 29 20.1 13.5-28.9
High School 351 296 86.6 81.4-90.5 55 13.4 9.5-18.6
> High School 627 522 82.2 78.1-85.6 105 17.8 14.4-21.9
Marital Status
Married 773 654 84.8 81.4-87.6 119 15.2 12.4-18.6
Other 396 326 80.5 74.9-85.2 70 19.5 14.8-25.1
Income
14,999 or less 311 259 80.0 73.5-85.3 52 20.0 14.7-26.5
15,000-24,999 152 130 87.0 78.6-92.4 22 13.0 7.6-21.4
25,000-49,999 228 191 84.8 77.7-89.9 37 15.2 10.1-22.3
50,000 or more 383 329 85.0 80.1-88.8 54 15.0 11.2-19.9
WIC recipient
No 645 543 85.4 81.6-88.5 102 14.6 11.5-18.4
Yes 511 427 80.7 75.9-84.8 84 19.3 15.2-24.1
Medicaid recipient
No 589 499 85.4 81.5-88.6 90 14.6 11.4-18.5
Yes 580 481 81.0 76.5-84.9 99 19.0 15.1-23.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 504 427 85.2 81.8-88.1 77 14.8 11.9-18.2
2500+ grams 665 553 82.9 79.6-85.7 112 17.1 14.3-20.4

~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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