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2008 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 1203 1182 98.3 97.2-98.9 21 1.7 1.1- 2.8
Age
< 20 years 130 127 97.2 90.5-99.2 3 2.8 0.8- 9.5
20-24 years 287 278 97.3 94.2-98.8 9 2.7 1.2- 5.8
25-34 years 605 598 98.9 97.4-99.5 7 1.1 0.5- 2.6
35+ years 181 179 98.5 94.3-99.6 2 1.5 0.4- 5.7
Race
White 863 847 98.0 96.6-98.8 16 2.0 1.2- 3.4
Black 287 282 98.9 96.3-99.7 5 1.1 0.3- 3.7
Other 53 53 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 171 167 99.0 96.6-99.7 4 1.0 0.3- 3.4
No 1031 1014 98.1 96.8-98.9 17 1.9 1.1- 3.2
Education
< High School 231 226 97.9 94.2-99.2 5 2.1 0.8- 5.8
High School 326 320 98.0 95.2-99.2 6 2.0 0.8- 4.8
> High School 642 632 98.6 97.1-99.3 10 1.4 0.7- 2.9
Marital Status
Married 724 710 97.9 96.2-98.8 14 2.1 1.2- 3.8
Other 479 472 98.8 97.0-99.5 7 1.2 0.5- 3.0
Income
14,999 or less 327 321 98.3 95.7-99.4 6 1.7 0.6- 4.3
15,000-24,999 158 156 99.2 95.9-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 4.1
25,000-49,999 238 233 97.3 93.3-99.0 5 2.7 1.0- 6.7
50,000 or more 389 383 98.3 96.1-99.3 6 1.7 0.7- 3.9
WIC recipient
No 659 648 98.2 96.6-99.1 11 1.8 0.9- 3.4
Yes 538 528 98.3 96.4-99.2 10 1.7 0.8- 3.6
Medicaid recipient
No 559 548 97.8 95.9-98.8 11 2.2 1.2- 4.1
Yes 644 634 98.7 97.1-99.4 10 1.3 0.6- 2.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 383 376 98.1 96.2-99.1 7 1.9 0.9- 3.8
2500+ grams 820 806 98.3 97.1-99.0 14 1.7 1.0- 2.9

*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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