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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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How old was your baby when you returned to work?*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
1 month or less 5 weeks to 2 months More than 2 months
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 642 73 11.5 9.0-14.7 205 33.4 29.4-37.6 364 55.1 50.7-59.4
Age
< 20 years 67 11 14.4 7.0-27.3 12 19.3 10.2-33.4 44 66.3 51.7-78.3
20-24 years 147 26 15.8 10.2-23.7 48 32.5 24.4-41.8 73 51.6 42.3-60.8
25-34 years 333 28 10.1 6.9-14.5 119 36.8 31.2-42.7 186 53.2 47.2-59.1
35+ years 95 8 8.0 3.7-16.7 26 31.7 22.2-43.2 61 60.2 48.8-70.6
Race
White 427 47 11.5 8.5-15.4 141 34.8 29.9-40.0 239 53.7 48.4-58.9
Black 183 21 10.1 6.0-16.5 57 32.8 25.3-41.3 105 57.2 48.5-65.4
Other 32 5 20.2 8.2-41.8 7 15.7 6.2-34.4 20 64.1 43.6-80.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 50 5 7.6 2.5-20.8 13 26.4 14.6-43.1 32 65.9 49.3-79.4
No 592 68 11.9 9.2-15.2 192 33.9 29.8-38.4 332 54.2 49.6-58.7
Education
< High School 72 9 10.6 4.8-22.2 17 28.6 17.7-42.7 46 60.8 46.7-73.3
High School 155 18 14.0 8.7-21.9 62 39.7 31.2-48.9 75 46.2 37.4-55.3
> High School 414 46 10.8 7.8-14.6 126 31.9 27.1-37.0 242 57.4 52.0-62.5
Marital Status
Married 397 34 8.3 5.8-12.0 130 35.1 30.0-40.5 233 56.5 51.0-61.9
Other 245 39 16.3 11.6-22.3 75 30.8 24.5-37.8 131 52.9 45.7-60.0
Income
14,999 or less 142 27 18.1 12.0-26.5 38 24.7 17.5-33.6 77 57.2 47.7-66.1
15,000-24,999 81 10 13.8 7.2-24.8 29 41.1 29.4-54.0 42 45.1 33.1-57.6
25,000-49,999 125 17 13.0 7.6-21.6 47 37.3 28.3-47.3 61 49.7 39.9-59.5
50,000 or more 268 16 6.0 3.5-10.0 85 35.0 29.0-41.6 167 59.0 52.4-65.3
WIC recipient
No 403 35 8.8 6.1-12.5 135 36.5 31.4-41.9 233 54.7 49.2-60.0
Yes 235 38 16.1 11.3-22.3 69 28.4 22.2-35.4 128 55.6 48.2-62.7
Medicaid recipient
No 366 22 6.3 4.0- 9.7 133 39.6 34.1-45.3 211 54.2 48.5-59.7
Yes 276 51 18.3 13.6-24.1 72 25.4 19.9-31.8 153 56.3 49.4-63.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 202 24 11.4 7.8-16.5 57 28.5 22.8-35.1 121 60.0 53.2-66.5
2500+ grams 440 49 11.5 8.8-15.0 148 33.8 29.5-38.4 243 54.7 50.0-59.3

*Asked only of mothers that reported being currently in school or working outside the home.

#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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