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2008 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 1319 1271 96.2 94.8-97.3 48 3.8 2.7- 5.2
Age
< 20 years 141 131 93.0 86.4-96.6 10 7.0 3.4-13.6
20-24 years 309 290 92.0 87.5-95.0 19 8.0 5.0-12.5
25-34 years 663 646 97.9 96.1-98.8 17 2.1 1.2- 3.9
35+ years 206 204 99.7 98.9-99.9 2 0.3 0.1- 1.1
Race
White 934 918 98.0 96.6-98.9 16 2.0 1.1- 3.4
Black 321 291 90.3 85.6-93.6 30 9.7 6.4-14.4
Other 64 62 95.0 82.0-98.7 2 5.0 1.3-18.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 168 162 96.4 91.3-98.5 6 3.6 1.5- 8.7
No 1150 1108 96.2 94.6-97.3 42 3.8 2.7- 5.4
Education
< High School 244 227 94.7 90.5-97.1 17 5.3 2.9- 9.5
High School 363 340 92.2 88.2-94.9 23 7.8 5.1-11.8
> High School 709 701 99.0 97.6-99.6 8 1.0 0.4- 2.4
Marital Status
Married 802 792 98.8 97.5-99.5 10 1.2 0.5- 2.5
Other 517 479 92.4 89.2-94.6 38 7.6 5.4-10.8
Income
14,999 or less 358 327 91.5 87.4-94.3 31 8.5 5.7-12.6
15,000-24,999 167 160 94.7 88.8-97.6 7 5.3 2.4-11.2
25,000-49,999 261 257 98.8 96.0-99.6 4 1.2 0.4- 4.0
50,000 or more 432 430 99.5 97.4-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 2.6
WIC recipient
No 722 716 99.0 97.6-99.6 6 1.0 0.4- 2.4
Yes 589 547 93.0 90.1-95.0 42 7.0 5.0- 9.9
Medicaid recipient
No 622 618 99.4 98.1-99.8 4 0.6 0.2- 1.9
Yes 697 653 93.4 90.9-95.3 44 6.6 4.7- 9.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 433 414 95.1 92.6-96.9 19 4.9 3.1- 7.4
2500+ grams 886 857 96.3 94.7-97.4 29 3.7 2.6- 5.3

#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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