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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 938 819 87.0 84.1-89.3 119 13.0 10.7-15.9
Age
< 20 years 77 62 81.7 68.9-90.0 15 18.3 10.0-31.1
20-24 years 214 176 82.6 75.9-87.8 38 17.4 12.2-24.1
25-34 years 493 445 89.9 86.3-92.7 48 10.1 7.3-13.7
35+ years 154 136 87.6 79.9-92.7 18 12.4 7.3-20.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 585 532 91.0 88.0-93.4 53 9.0 6.6-12.0
Non-Hispanic Black 194 159 83.0 75.6-88.5 35 17.0 11.5-24.4
Non-Hispanic Other 49 40 82.6 67.5-91.5 9 17.4 8.5-32.5
Latina 104 85 76.4 65.1-84.9 19 23.6 15.1-34.9
Education
< High School 143 110 77.5 67.9-84.8 33 22.5 15.2-32.1
High School 234 195 85.2 79.3-89.6 39 14.8 10.4-20.7
> High School 558 511 91.0 87.9-93.4 47 9.0 6.6-12.1
Marital Status
Married 609 548 89.3 86.1-91.8 61 10.7 8.2-13.9
Other 329 271 83.5 78.1-87.7 58 16.5 12.3-21.9
WIC recipient
No 519 478 92.1 89.0-94.4 41 7.9 5.6-11.0
Yes 415 338 81.6 76.7-85.6 77 18.4 14.4-23.3
Medicaid recipient
No 466 434 92.6 89.4-95.0 32 7.4 5.0-10.6
Yes 472 385 82.3 77.9-86.1 87 17.7 13.9-22.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 316 270 84.0 79.3-87.8 46 16.0 12.2-20.7
2500+ grams 622 549 87.2 84.1-89.8 73 12.8 10.2-15.9

~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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