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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1171 516 44.5 40.9-48.2 655 55.5 51.8-59.1
Age
< 20 years 90 55 62.1 49.0-73.6 35 37.9 26.4-51.0
20-24 years 245 121 50.9 43.0-58.8 124 49.1 41.2-57.0
25-34 years 631 254 40.8 36.0-45.7 377 59.2 54.3-64.0
35+ years 205 86 35.6 27.6-44.5 119 64.4 55.5-72.4
Race
White 882 384 43.0 38.9-47.1 498 57.0 52.9-61.1
Black 236 99 46.1 37.7-54.8 137 53.9 45.2-62.3
Other 53 33 63.2 45.5-78.0 20 36.8 22.0-54.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 96 59.6 50.1-68.5 67 40.4 31.5-49.9
No 1008 420 41.3 37.4-45.2 588 58.7 54.8-62.6
Education
< High School 168 97 62.7 53.0-71.4 71 37.3 28.6-47.0
High School 322 147 43.8 36.9-50.9 175 56.2 49.1-63.1
> High School 680 271 38.2 33.8-42.8 409 61.8 57.2-66.2
Marital Status
Married 801 322 38.7 34.7-43.0 479 61.3 57.0-65.3
Other 370 194 53.7 47.1-60.1 176 46.3 39.9-52.9
Income
14,999 or less 270 140 52.6 44.9-60.1 130 47.4 39.9-55.1
15,000-24,999 162 79 46.6 36.9-56.6 83 53.4 43.4-63.1
25,000-49,999 230 102 46.3 38.3-54.4 128 53.7 45.6-61.7
50,000 or more 418 146 32.1 27.0-37.7 272 67.9 62.3-73.0
WIC recipient
No 684 264 37.8 33.4-42.5 420 62.2 57.5-66.6
Yes 474 239 51.3 45.6-57.0 235 48.7 43.0-54.4
Medicaid recipient
No 627 241 37.2 32.6-41.9 386 62.8 58.1-67.4
Yes 544 275 51.5 46.0-56.9 269 48.5 43.1-54.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 506 231 45.7 41.3-50.2 275 54.3 49.8-58.7
2500+ grams 665 285 44.4 40.5-48.3 380 55.6 51.7-59.5

~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.

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