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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

FOLIC ACID

Where did you hear about folic acid? RADIO OR TELEVISION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1169 695 61.1 57.5-64.6 474 38.9 35.4-42.5
Age
< 20 years 90 65 75.2 62.7-84.5 25 24.8 15.5-37.3
20-24 years 245 158 62.0 54.0-69.5 87 38.0 30.5-46.0
25-34 years 630 354 59.3 54.5-64.0 276 40.7 36.0-45.5
35+ years 204 118 55.9 46.8-64.6 86 44.1 35.4-53.2
Race
White 881 506 59.0 54.9-63.0 375 41.0 37.0-45.1
Black 235 151 66.3 57.7-73.9 84 33.7 26.1-42.3
Other 53 38 71.8 54.7-84.3 15 28.2 15.7-45.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 90 56.6 47.0-65.7 73 43.4 34.3-53.0
No 1006 605 62.1 58.2-65.8 401 37.9 34.2-41.8
Education
< High School 168 104 63.8 54.0-72.6 64 36.2 27.4-46.0
High School 322 203 67.4 60.5-73.6 119 32.6 26.4-39.5
> High School 678 388 57.0 52.3-61.5 290 43.0 38.5-47.7
Marital Status
Married 799 458 58.0 53.8-62.2 341 42.0 37.8-46.2
Other 370 237 66.0 59.5-71.9 133 34.0 28.1-40.5
Income
14,999 or less 269 166 65.8 58.2-72.7 103 34.2 27.3-41.8
15,000-24,999 162 104 64.5 54.5-73.4 58 35.5 26.6-45.5
25,000-49,999 229 134 61.8 53.6-69.3 95 38.2 30.7-46.4
50,000 or more 418 236 56.4 50.6-62.0 182 43.6 38.0-49.4
WIC recipient
No 683 389 57.5 52.8-62.1 294 42.5 37.9-47.2
Yes 473 293 64.6 58.9-69.9 180 35.4 30.1-41.1
Medicaid recipient
No 627 361 58.5 53.7-63.2 266 41.5 36.8-46.3
Yes 542 334 63.5 58.1-68.6 208 36.5 31.4-41.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 505 292 59.7 55.3-64.0 213 40.3 36.0-44.7
2500+ grams 664 403 61.2 57.3-65.0 261 38.8 35.0-42.7

~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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