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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 1643 169 9.4 7.9-11.3 1474 90.6 88.7-92.1
Age
< 20 years 194 5 2.3 0.7- 7.4 189 97.7 92.6-99.3
20-24 years 391 17 3.2 1.7- 6.0 374 96.8 94.0-98.3
25-34 years 831 101 10.6 8.4-13.4 730 89.4 86.6-91.6
35+ years 227 46 24.1 17.9-31.7 181 75.9 68.3-82.1
Race
White 1139 141 11.4 9.4-13.7 998 88.6 86.3-90.6
Black 433 12 1.5 0.6- 3.8 421 98.5 96.2-99.4
Other 71 16 18.5 10.3-31.0 55 81.5 69.0-89.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 206 19 7.8 4.5-13.1 187 92.2 86.9-95.5
No 1434 149 9.8 8.1-11.8 1285 90.2 88.2-91.9
Education
< High School 326 10 2.5 1.1- 5.8 316 97.5 94.2-98.9
High School 446 19 2.9 1.5- 5.4 427 97.1 94.6-98.5
> High School 865 138 16.1 13.3-19.3 727 83.9 80.7-86.7
Marital Status
Married 1001 145 14.3 11.9-17.1 856 85.7 82.9-88.1
Other 642 24 2.6 1.4- 4.6 618 97.4 95.4-98.6
Income
14,999 or less 443 10 1.6 0.6- 3.9 433 98.4 96.1-99.4
15,000-24,999 256 10 1.8 0.7- 4.6 246 98.2 95.4-99.3
25,000-49,999 303 25 6.8 4.1-11.0 278 93.2 89.0-95.9
50,000 or more 539 120 23.6 19.5-28.3 419 76.4 71.7-80.5
WIC recipient
No 936 151 15.5 12.9-18.5 785 84.5 81.5-87.1
Yes 693 14 1.7 0.8- 3.3 679 98.3 96.7-99.2
Medicaid recipient
No 778 146 18.5 15.4-22.0 632 81.5 78.0-84.6
Yes 865 23 2.0 1.1- 3.5 842 98.0 96.5-98.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 755 73 8.7 7.0-10.8 682 91.3 89.2-93.0
2500+ grams 888 96 9.5 7.8-11.5 792 90.5 88.5-92.2

#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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