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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 1669 815 46.9 43.9-49.9 854 53.1 50.1-56.1
Age
< 20 years 195 22 15.0 9.5-23.0 173 85.0 77.0-90.5
20-24 years 400 104 23.4 18.7-28.8 296 76.6 71.2-81.3
25-34 years 843 520 60.1 55.8-64.3 323 39.9 35.7-44.2
35+ years 231 169 73.6 65.7-80.3 62 26.4 19.7-34.3
Race
White 1153 639 51.8 48.3-55.4 514 48.2 44.6-51.7
Black 442 138 31.6 26.0-37.9 304 68.4 62.1-74.0
Other 74 38 45.7 32.4-59.6 36 54.3 40.4-67.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 214 45 20.9 15.3-27.9 169 79.1 72.1-84.7
No 1452 769 52.1 48.8-55.4 683 47.9 44.6-51.2
Education
< High School 335 34 11.7 7.9-16.8 301 88.3 83.2-92.1
High School 455 139 31.3 26.1-36.9 316 68.7 63.1-73.9
> High School 873 638 71.7 67.6-75.4 235 28.3 24.6-32.4
Marital Status
Married 1015 702 68.0 64.3-71.5 313 32.0 28.5-35.7
Other 654 113 17.3 13.8-21.4 541 82.7 78.6-86.2
Income
14,999 or less 452 30 7.6 4.9-11.5 422 92.4 88.5-95.1
15,000-24,999 258 57 17.6 12.6-24.0 201 82.4 76.0-87.4
25,000-49,999 306 183 57.4 50.2-64.2 123 42.6 35.8-49.8
50,000 or more 543 520 96.3 93.7-97.9 23 3.7 2.1- 6.3
WIC recipient
No 946 737 77.3 73.6-80.6 209 22.7 19.4-26.4
Yes 708 69 10.1 7.7-13.3 639 89.9 86.7-92.3
Medicaid recipient
No 792 792 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Yes 877 23 2.6 1.6- 4.3 854 97.4 95.7-98.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 767 344 39.9 36.6-43.3 423 60.1 56.7-63.4
2500+ grams 902 471 47.5 44.3-50.8 431 52.5 49.2-55.7

#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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