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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? CERVICAL RING (NUVARING OR OTHERS)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1169 1143 98.0 96.7-98.8 26 2.0 1.2- 3.3
Age
< 20 years 117 113 95.4 87.9-98.4 4 4.6 1.6-12.1
20-24 years 257 251 98.6 95.8-99.6 6 1.4 0.4- 4.2
25-34 years 615 601 98.2 96.5-99.1 14 1.8 0.9- 3.5
35+ years 180 178 98.5 91.1-99.8 2 1.5 0.2- 8.9
Race
White 866 846 98.1 96.7-98.9 20 1.9 1.1- 3.3
Black 245 239 97.3 92.7-99.1 6 2.7 0.9- 7.3
Other 58 58 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 164 99.1 95.3-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 4.7
No 1003 979 97.7 96.2-98.6 24 2.3 1.4- 3.8
Education
< High School 189 186 98.7 93.3-99.8 3 1.3 0.2- 6.7
High School 351 344 97.9 94.9-99.2 7 2.1 0.8- 5.1
> High School 627 611 97.7 95.7-98.7 16 2.3 1.3- 4.3
Marital Status
Married 773 756 97.8 96.0-98.8 17 2.2 1.2- 4.0
Other 396 387 98.2 95.8-99.3 9 1.8 0.7- 4.2
Income
14,999 or less 311 307 99.4 97.4-99.9 4 0.6 0.1- 2.6
15,000-24,999 152 144 92.9 85.0-96.8 8 7.1 3.2-15.0
25,000-49,999 228 223 97.8 93.9-99.2 5 2.2 0.8- 6.1
50,000 or more 383 375 98.4 96.2-99.3 8 1.6 0.7- 3.8
WIC recipient
No 645 633 99.0 97.8-99.5 12 1.0 0.5- 2.2
Yes 511 497 96.8 94.2-98.3 14 3.2 1.7- 5.8
Medicaid recipient
No 589 575 97.5 95.4-98.6 14 2.5 1.4- 4.6
Yes 580 568 98.4 96.3-99.3 12 1.6 0.7- 3.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 504 492 97.7 95.9-98.7 12 2.3 1.3- 4.1
2500+ grams 665 651 98.0 96.6-98.8 14 2.0 1.2- 3.4

~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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