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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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Since your delivery, would you have help if you needed: SOMEONE TO TAKE CARE OF MY BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 929 102 12.0 9.7-14.7 827 88.0 85.3-90.3
Age
< 20 years 77 12 13.5 6.8-25.3 65 86.5 74.7-93.2
20-24 years 218 32 16.3 11.3-23.0 186 83.7 77.0-88.7
25-34 years 480 42 9.4 6.8-13.1 438 90.6 86.9-93.2
35+ years 154 16 12.0 7.0-19.7 138 88.0 80.3-93.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 575 51 9.6 7.1-12.8 524 90.4 87.2-92.9
Non-Hispanic Black 194 21 12.6 7.7-19.8 173 87.4 80.2-92.3
Non-Hispanic Other 50 10 22.2 11.8-37.8 40 77.8 62.2-88.2
Latina 104 20 18.1 11.1-28.2 84 81.9 71.8-88.9
Education
< High School 142 24 17.6 11.1-26.7 118 82.4 73.3-88.9
High School 239 38 15.5 11.0-21.5 201 84.5 78.5-89.0
> High School 545 39 8.2 5.9-11.2 506 91.8 88.8-94.1
Marital Status
Married 594 54 9.7 7.3-12.8 540 90.3 87.2-92.7
Other 335 48 15.2 11.1-20.4 287 84.8 79.6-88.9
WIC recipient
No 506 34 7.3 5.0-10.5 472 92.7 89.5-95.0
Yes 418 68 16.8 13.0-21.4 350 83.2 78.6-87.0
Medicaid recipient
No 457 37 9.4 6.6-13.2 420 90.6 86.8-93.4
Yes 472 65 14.0 10.7-18.1 407 86.0 81.9-89.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 302 32 11.5 8.3-15.8 270 88.5 84.2-91.7
2500+ grams 627 70 12.0 9.6-15.0 557 88.0 85.0-90.4

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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