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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Was the baby just before your new one born more than 3 weeks before its due date?*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 509 405 84.8 80.9-87.9 104 15.2 12.1-19.1
Age
< 20 years 12 8 75.3 42.0-92.8 4 24.7 7.2-58.0
20-24 years 97 70 75.1 64.0-83.7 27 24.9 16.3-36.0
25-34 years 291 241 89.4 85.1-92.6 50 10.6 7.4-14.9
35+ years 109 86 82.6 72.7-89.4 23 17.4 10.6-27.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 310 260 88.3 83.8-91.7 50 11.7 8.3-16.2
Non-Hispanic Black 105 75 83.3 74.2-89.7 30 16.7 10.3-25.8
Non-Hispanic Other 24 15 64.0 41.2-81.9 9 36.0 18.1-58.8
Latina 67 52 80.6 68.1-89.0 15 19.4 11.0-31.9
Education
< High School 81 61 82.0 70.1-89.8 20 18.0 10.2-29.9
High School 145 114 86.8 79.8-91.7 31 13.2 8.3-20.2
> High School 283 230 84.7 79.6-88.8 53 15.3 11.2-20.4
Marital Status
Married 364 294 85.2 80.8-88.8 70 14.8 11.2-19.2
Other 145 111 83.8 75.6-89.6 34 16.2 10.4-24.4
WIC recipient
No 281 224 85.4 80.3-89.4 57 14.6 10.6-19.7
Yes 224 177 83.7 77.4-88.5 47 16.3 11.5-22.6
Medicaid recipient
No 246 202 87.8 82.9-91.5 44 12.2 8.5-17.1
Yes 263 203 82.3 76.4-87.0 60 17.7 13.0-23.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 160 102 62.9 55.1-70.1 58 37.1 29.9-44.9
2500+ grams 349 303 86.5 82.3-89.8 46 13.5 10.2-17.7

~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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