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2007 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 1423 1392 98.0 96.9-98.7 31 2.0 1.3- 3.1
Age
< 20 years 163 155 99.0 98.0-99.5 8 1.0 0.5- 2.0
20-24 years 345 339 98.3 95.2-99.4 6 1.7 0.6- 4.8
25-34 years 720 706 97.6 95.7-98.7 14 2.4 1.3- 4.3
35+ years 195 192 98.2 93.4-99.5 3 1.8 0.5- 6.6
Race
White 986 967 98.4 97.1-99.1 19 1.6 0.9- 2.9
Black 377 365 96.5 92.7-98.4 12 3.5 1.6- 7.3
Other 60 60 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 172 169 98.9 94.7-99.8 3 1.1 0.2- 5.3
No 1249 1221 97.8 96.6-98.7 28 2.2 1.3- 3.4
Education
< High School 270 263 98.9 96.3-99.7 7 1.1 0.3- 3.7
High School 397 392 98.9 96.4-99.7 5 1.1 0.3- 3.6
> High School 751 733 97.2 95.2-98.4 18 2.8 1.6- 4.8
Marital Status
Married 875 861 98.4 97.0-99.1 14 1.6 0.9- 3.0
Other 548 531 97.5 95.1-98.7 17 2.5 1.3- 4.9
Income
14,999 or less 367 358 98.2 95.3-99.3 9 1.8 0.7- 4.7
15,000-24,999 230 225 98.0 93.6-99.4 5 2.0 0.6- 6.4
25,000-49,999 269 265 99.3 96.9-99.8 4 0.7 0.2- 3.1
50,000 or more 460 447 96.7 93.8-98.2 13 3.3 1.8- 6.2
WIC recipient
No 817 801 97.8 96.1-98.8 16 2.2 1.2- 3.9
Yes 592 579 98.5 96.6-99.3 13 1.5 0.7- 3.4
Medicaid recipient
No 679 663 97.4 95.4-98.6 16 2.6 1.4- 4.6
Yes 744 729 98.5 97.0-99.3 15 1.5 0.7- 3.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 646 630 97.4 95.8-98.4 16 2.6 1.6- 4.2
2500+ grams 777 762 98.1 96.8-98.8 15 1.9 1.2- 3.2

*Asked only of mothers who reported current use of contraception.

#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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