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2010 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 925 170 19.5 16.6-22.8 755 80.5 77.2-83.4
Age
< 20 years 76 22 29.3 18.5-42.9 54 70.7 57.1-81.5
20-24 years 216 48 25.3 19.0-32.8 168 74.7 67.2-81.0
25-34 years 482 76 15.7 12.2-19.9 406 84.3 80.1-87.8
35+ years 151 24 15.8 10.1-23.9 127 84.2 76.1-89.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 572 68 13.2 10.2-16.9 504 86.8 83.1-89.8
Non-Hispanic Black 192 51 25.3 18.6-33.5 141 74.7 66.5-81.4
Non-Hispanic Other 50 16 33.4 20.5-49.4 34 66.6 50.6-79.5
Latina 105 35 33.7 24.0-44.9 70 66.3 55.1-76.0
Education
< High School 141 49 37.8 28.5-48.1 92 62.2 51.9-71.5
High School 236 64 25.3 19.6-32.0 172 74.7 68.0-80.4
> High School 545 56 10.2 7.7-13.5 489 89.8 86.5-92.3
Marital Status
Married 595 84 14.5 11.5-18.1 511 85.5 81.9-88.5
Other 330 86 26.7 21.3-32.8 244 73.3 67.2-78.7
WIC recipient
No 506 61 12.4 9.3-16.2 445 87.6 83.8-90.7
Yes 415 108 26.3 21.6-31.7 307 73.7 68.3-78.4
Medicaid recipient
No 459 49 11.3 8.3-15.2 410 88.7 84.8-91.7
Yes 466 121 26.1 21.7-31.2 345 73.9 68.8-78.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 299 63 23.2 18.6-28.5 236 76.8 71.5-81.4
2500+ grams 626 107 19.2 16.1-22.8 519 80.8 77.2-83.9

~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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