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2007 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 1625 1444 88.6 86.5-90.5 181 11.4 9.5-13.5
Age
< 20 years 192 174 90.3 83.3-94.6 18 9.7 5.4-16.7
20-24 years 386 330 84.7 79.6-88.7 56 15.3 11.3-20.4
25-34 years 821 734 89.0 85.9-91.5 87 11.0 8.5-14.1
35+ years 226 206 93.5 88.2-96.5 20 6.5 3.5-11.8
Race
White 1123 1020 90.4 88.0-92.4 103 9.6 7.6-12.0
Black 431 361 82.9 77.3-87.3 70 17.1 12.7-22.7
Other 71 63 89.7 77.4-95.7 8 10.3 4.3-22.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 197 172 85.6 78.7-90.5 25 14.4 9.5-21.3
No 1425 1270 89.2 86.9-91.2 155 10.8 8.8-13.1
Education
< High School 318 270 82.7 76.7-87.5 48 17.3 12.5-23.3
High School 442 375 84.1 79.2-88.0 67 15.9 12.0-20.8
> High School 860 795 93.8 91.4-95.5 65 6.2 4.5- 8.6
Marital Status
Married 992 899 91.3 88.9-93.2 93 8.7 6.8-11.1
Other 633 545 84.9 80.8-88.2 88 15.1 11.8-19.2
Income
14,999 or less 434 356 78.9 73.4-83.5 78 21.1 16.5-26.6
15,000-24,999 253 223 92.3 87.4-95.4 30 7.7 4.6-12.6
25,000-49,999 299 266 90.2 85.0-93.7 33 9.8 6.3-15.0
50,000 or more 540 512 95.2 92.4-97.0 28 4.8 3.0- 7.6
WIC recipient
No 930 854 91.9 89.4-93.9 76 8.1 6.1-10.6
Yes 681 576 84.3 80.5-87.5 105 15.7 12.5-19.5
Medicaid recipient
No 778 728 94.0 91.5-95.8 50 6.0 4.2- 8.5
Yes 847 716 84.1 80.7-87.0 131 15.9 13.0-19.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 745 657 87.9 85.4-90.0 88 12.1 10.0-14.6
2500+ grams 880 787 88.7 86.4-90.7 93 11.3 9.3-13.6

#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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