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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 1633 740 42.4 39.4-45.4 893 57.6 54.6-60.6
Age
< 20 years 194 64 30.8 23.1-39.8 130 69.2 60.2-76.9
20-24 years 386 128 30.6 25.2-36.6 258 69.4 63.4-74.8
25-34 years 826 421 47.7 43.5-52.0 405 52.3 48.0-56.5
35+ years 227 127 56.5 48.3-64.3 100 43.5 35.7-51.7
Race
White 1131 589 48.8 45.3-52.4 542 51.2 47.6-54.7
Black 429 117 23.1 18.2-29.0 312 76.9 71.0-81.8
Other 73 34 36.7 24.7-50.7 39 63.3 49.3-75.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 202 85 36.1 28.8-44.2 117 63.9 55.8-71.2
No 1428 653 43.5 40.3-46.8 775 56.5 53.2-59.7
Education
< High School 320 111 31.3 25.2-38.0 209 68.7 62.0-74.8
High School 444 141 30.7 25.6-36.4 303 69.3 63.6-74.4
> High School 863 485 53.9 49.7-58.0 378 46.1 42.0-50.3
Marital Status
Married 999 546 53.4 49.5-57.1 453 46.6 42.9-50.5
Other 634 194 26.8 22.6-31.5 440 73.2 68.5-77.4
Income
14,999 or less 444 101 20.3 15.9-25.5 343 79.7 74.5-84.1
15,000-24,999 253 77 26.4 20.1-33.8 176 73.6 66.2-79.9
25,000-49,999 301 127 39.0 32.4-46.1 174 61.0 53.9-67.6
50,000 or more 539 394 72.5 67.7-76.9 145 27.5 23.1-32.3
WIC recipient
No 934 570 58.8 54.7-62.7 364 41.2 37.3-45.3
Yes 685 161 22.1 18.4-26.3 524 77.9 73.7-81.6
Medicaid recipient
No 780 545 68.7 64.5-72.6 235 31.3 27.4-35.5
Yes 853 195 20.4 17.2-24.1 658 79.6 75.9-82.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 749 342 43.5 40.1-47.0 407 56.5 53.0-59.9
2500+ grams 884 398 42.3 39.1-45.6 486 57.7 54.4-60.9

#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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