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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1350 646 52.0 48.6-55.4 704 48.0 44.6-51.4
Age
< 20 years 133 114 87.4 78.6-92.9 19 12.6 7.1-21.4
20-24 years 297 212 74.1 67.6-79.6 85 25.9 20.4-32.4
25-34 years 697 261 41.4 36.8-46.2 436 58.6 53.8-63.2
35+ years 223 59 22.5 16.0-30.7 164 77.5 69.3-84.0
Race
White 986 411 45.2 41.3-49.2 575 54.8 50.8-58.7
Black 286 201 73.8 66.6-80.0 85 26.2 20.0-33.4
Other 78 34 45.3 31.5-60.0 44 54.7 40.0-68.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 183 149 84.2 77.3-89.3 34 15.8 10.7-22.7
No 1167 497 45.5 41.8-49.2 670 54.5 50.8-58.2
Education
< High School 219 198 91.9 86.5-95.2 21 8.1 4.8-13.5
High School 404 268 67.2 61.1-72.8 136 32.8 27.2-38.9
> High School 725 179 26.3 22.4-30.6 546 73.7 69.4-77.6
Marital Status
Married 887 266 30.2 26.5-34.1 621 69.8 65.9-73.5
Other 463 380 83.9 79.3-87.7 83 16.1 12.3-20.7
Income
14,999 or less 357 334 93.8 89.9-96.3 23 6.2 3.7-10.1
15,000-24,999 177 125 68.4 58.9-76.5 52 31.6 23.5-41.1
25,000-49,999 261 78 32.6 25.9-40.2 183 67.4 59.8-74.1
50,000 or more 443 27 6.9 4.4-10.6 416 93.1 89.4-95.6
WIC recipient
No 756 160 24.4 20.5-28.9 596 75.6 71.1-79.5
Yes 581 478 82.6 78.4-86.1 103 17.4 13.9-21.6
Medicaid recipient
No 679 33 5.8 3.8- 8.6 646 94.2 91.4-96.2
Yes 671 613 92.1 89.1-94.3 58 7.9 5.7-10.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 598 312 61.3 57.4-65.1 286 38.7 34.9-42.6
2500+ grams 752 334 51.2 47.5-54.8 418 48.8 45.2-52.5

~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.

This page was generated on 01MAY08

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