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2011 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 933 790 86.4 83.6-88.7 143 13.6 11.3-16.4
Age
< 20 years 63 46 75.0 60.6-85.5 17 25.0 14.5-39.4
20-24 years 234 194 83.5 77.1-88.4 40 16.5 11.6-22.9
25-34 years 494 428 89.2 85.7-91.9 66 10.8 8.1-14.3
35+ years 142 122 87.3 79.3-92.5 20 12.7 7.5-20.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 521 462 89.9 86.6-92.5 59 10.1 7.5-13.4
Non-Hispanic Black 233 179 76.8 69.4-82.8 54 23.2 17.2-30.6
Non-Hispanic Other 53 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 116 97 85.7 77.0-91.5 19 14.3 8.5-23.0
Education
< High School 159 112 72.6 63.6-80.1 47 27.4 19.9-36.4
High School 189 154 85.4 78.7-90.2 35 14.6 9.8-21.3
> High School 584 523 91.0 88.1-93.2 61 9.0 6.8-11.9
Marital Status
Married 552 491 90.4 87.2-92.9 61 9.6 7.1-12.8
Other 380 298 80.4 75.3-84.7 82 19.6 15.3-24.7
WIC recipient
No 458 419 93.7 90.8-95.7 39 6.3 4.3- 9.2
Yes 472 369 79.5 74.9-83.5 103 20.5 16.5-25.1
Medicaid recipient
No 404 377 94.8 91.7-96.8 27 5.2 3.2- 8.3
Yes 529 413 80.1 75.9-83.8 116 19.9 16.2-24.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 315 249 78.7 73.8-82.9 66 21.3 17.1-26.2
2500+ grams 618 541 87.0 84.0-89.5 77 13.0 10.5-16.0

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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.

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