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2009 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 1016 1000 98.8 97.7-99.3 16 1.2 0.7- 2.3
Age
< 20 years 106 103 98.6 94.3-99.7 3 1.4 0.3- 5.7
20-24 years 238 233 97.7 93.8-99.2 5 2.3 0.8- 6.2
25-34 years 525 518 99.2 98.0-99.7 7 0.8 0.3- 2.0
35+ years 147 146 99.2 94.3-99.9 1 0.8 0.1- 5.7
Race
White 749 738 98.8 97.5-99.4 11 1.2 0.6- 2.5
Black 224 219 98.6 95.1-99.6 5 1.4 0.4- 4.9
Other 43 43 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 132 98.8 92.1-99.8 1 1.2 0.2- 7.9
No 883 868 98.8 97.7-99.4 15 1.2 0.6- 2.3
Education
< High School 174 172 98.9 93.9-99.8 2 1.1 0.2- 6.1
High School 285 279 98.7 96.5-99.5 6 1.3 0.5- 3.5
> High School 554 546 98.8 97.1-99.5 8 1.2 0.5- 2.9
Marital Status
Married 619 613 99.1 97.8-99.6 6 0.9 0.4- 2.2
Other 397 387 98.4 96.2-99.3 10 1.6 0.7- 3.8
Income
14,999 or less 186 184 99.1 95.5-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 4.5
15,000-24,999 242 234 98.5 96.3-99.4 8 1.5 0.6- 3.7
25,000-49,999 209 207 98.1 92.8-99.5 2 1.9 0.5- 7.2
50,000 or more 324 320 99.1 97.1-99.7 4 0.9 0.3- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 535 526 98.6 96.9-99.3 9 1.4 0.7- 3.1
Yes 479 472 99.0 97.1-99.6 7 1.0 0.4- 2.9
Medicaid recipient
No 498 490 98.7 96.8-99.4 8 1.3 0.6- 3.2
Yes 518 510 98.9 97.3-99.5 8 1.1 0.5- 2.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 344 335 97.1 94.5-98.5 9 2.9 1.5- 5.5
2500+ grams 672 665 98.9 97.7-99.5 7 1.1 0.5- 2.3

*Asked only of mothers who reported current use of contraception.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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