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2009 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 1167 593 47.6 44.3-50.9 574 52.4 49.1-55.7
Age
< 20 years 121 20 17.1 10.5-26.6 101 82.9 73.4-89.5
20-24 years 268 72 24.6 19.2-30.9 196 75.4 69.1-80.8
25-34 years 598 367 58.7 54.0-63.2 231 41.3 36.8-46.0
35+ years 180 134 74.4 65.9-81.4 46 25.6 18.6-34.1
Race
White 843 497 55.4 51.5-59.2 346 44.6 40.8-48.5
Black 270 68 23.1 17.6-29.7 202 76.9 70.3-82.4
Other 54 28 50.2 35.0-65.4 26 49.8 34.6-65.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 150 46 29.0 21.6-37.7 104 71.0 62.3-78.4
No 1017 547 51.1 47.4-54.7 470 48.9 45.3-52.6
Education
< High School 200 36 17.2 11.8-24.5 164 82.8 75.5-88.2
High School 322 78 24.5 19.5-30.4 244 75.5 69.6-80.5
> High School 641 477 72.9 68.6-76.9 164 27.1 23.1-31.4
Marital Status
Married 715 528 71.5 67.4-75.2 187 28.5 24.8-32.6
Other 452 65 15.3 11.7-19.7 387 84.7 80.3-88.3
Income
14,999 or less 215 27 13.5 8.8-20.2 188 86.5 79.8-91.2
15,000-24,999 273 43 15.5 11.3-20.9 230 84.5 79.1-88.7
25,000-49,999 236 132 52.3 44.8-59.7 104 47.7 40.3-55.2
50,000 or more 379 367 97.7 95.0-98.9 12 2.3 1.1- 5.0
WIC recipient
No 620 512 82.0 78.0-85.4 108 18.0 14.6-22.0
Yes 544 80 13.7 10.7-17.4 464 86.3 82.6-89.3
Medicaid recipient
No 579 573 98.7 96.7-99.5 6 1.3 0.5- 3.3
Yes 588 20 3.9 2.3- 6.3 568 96.1 93.7-97.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 401 172 38.2 33.7-43.0 229 61.8 57.0-66.3
2500+ grams 766 421 48.4 44.8-52.0 345 51.6 48.0-55.2

*Note: Insurance does not include Medicaid

~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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