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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

INFANT STATUS

Is your baby alive now?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1362 22 0.8 0.4- 1.5 1340 99.2 98.5-99.6
Age
< 20 years 149 6 1.0 0.4- 2.2 143 99.0 97.8-99.6
20-24 years 320 8 1.1 0.4- 2.9 312 98.9 97.1-99.6
25-34 years 684 8 0.9 0.3- 2.1 676 99.1 97.9-99.7
35+ years 209 0 0.0 . - . 209 100 . - .
Race
White 966 13 0.9 0.4- 1.8 953 99.1 98.2-99.6
Black 328 8 0.8 0.4- 1.5 320 99.2 98.5-99.6
Other 68 1 0.3 0.0- 2.2 67 99.7 97.8- 100
Hispanic origin
Yes 190 3 1.0 0.2- 4.6 187 99.0 95.4-99.8
No 1171 19 0.8 0.4- 1.4 1152 99.2 98.6-99.6
Education
< High School 264 5 1.4 0.4- 4.2 259 98.6 95.8-99.6
High School 376 14 1.4 0.7- 2.8 362 98.6 97.2-99.3
> High School 718 3 0.2 0.1- 1.0 715 99.8 99.0-99.9
Marital Status
Married 824 11 1.0 0.4- 2.2 813 99.0 97.8-99.6
Other 538 11 0.6 0.3- 1.0 527 99.4 99.0-99.7
Income
14,999 or less 376 15 2.2 1.1- 4.5 361 97.8 95.5-98.9
15,000-24,999 173 0 0.0 . - . 173 100 . - .
25,000-49,999 264 6 0.9 0.3- 2.6 258 99.1 97.4-99.7
50,000 or more 441 0 0.0 . - . 441 100 . - .
WIC recipient
No 738 5 0.3 0.1- 1.0 733 99.7 99.0-99.9
Yes 617 17 1.4 0.7- 2.7 600 98.6 97.3-99.3
Medicaid recipient
No 634 5 0.3 0.1- 1.1 629 99.7 98.9-99.9
Yes 728 17 1.2 0.6- 2.3 711 98.8 97.7-99.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 444 18 4.3 2.8- 6.7 426 95.7 93.3-97.2
2500+ grams 918 4 0.5 0.2- 1.3 914 99.5 98.7-99.8

#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.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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