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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 932 488 53.7 49.9-57.4 444 46.3 42.6-50.1
Age
< 20 years 65 33 50.2 36.0-64.4 32 49.8 35.6-64.0
20-24 years 233 129 55.0 47.4-62.3 104 45.0 37.7-52.6
25-34 years 492 253 52.3 47.2-57.2 239 47.7 42.8-52.8
35+ years 142 73 59.2 49.6-68.2 69 40.8 31.8-50.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 522 266 51.2 46.4-56.1 256 48.8 43.9-53.6
Non-Hispanic Black 234 94 40.1 32.7-48.1 140 59.9 51.9-67.3
Non-Hispanic Other 53 34 62.1 45.7-76.2 19 37.9 23.8-54.3
Latina 113 87 79.5 70.2-86.5 26 20.5 13.5-29.8
Education
< High School 158 95 59.9 50.4-68.6 63 40.1 31.4-49.6
High School 189 101 56.3 47.9-64.3 88 43.7 35.7-52.1
> High School 584 291 50.7 46.1-55.3 293 49.3 44.7-53.9
Marital Status
Married 553 285 54.1 49.4-58.8 268 45.9 41.2-50.6
Other 378 203 53.2 47.2-59.2 175 46.8 40.8-52.8
WIC recipient
No 457 243 55.6 50.4-60.7 214 44.4 39.3-49.6
Yes 473 243 51.8 46.5-57.1 230 48.2 42.9-53.5
Medicaid recipient
No 403 219 54.8 49.2-60.2 184 45.2 39.8-50.8
Yes 529 269 52.9 47.9-57.9 260 47.1 42.1-52.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 316 159 51.6 46.0-57.1 157 48.4 42.9-54.0
2500+ grams 616 329 53.9 49.8-57.8 287 46.1 42.2-50.2

~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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