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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

REPRODUCTIVE HISTORY

Before your new baby, did you ever have any other babies who were born alive?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 954 444 44.7 41.1-48.4 510 55.3 51.6-58.9
Age
< 20 years 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 236 152 63.3 55.7-70.3 84 36.7 29.7-44.3
25-34 years 504 195 35.8 31.2-40.6 309 64.2 59.4-68.8
35+ years 145 37 19.2 13.1-27.3 108 80.8 72.7-86.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 524 256 48.3 43.4-53.1 268 51.7 46.9-56.6
Non-Hispanic Black 247 111 41.2 33.9-49.0 136 58.8 51.0-66.1
Non-Hispanic Other 53 32 54.6 38.6-69.7 21 45.4 30.3-61.4
Latina 119 37 31.0 22.6-41.0 82 69.0 59.0-77.4
Education
< High School 170 62 36.5 28.3-45.6 108 63.5 54.4-71.7
High School 190 83 43.8 35.7-52.2 107 56.2 47.8-64.3
> High School 593 298 47.6 43.1-52.2 295 52.4 47.8-56.9
Marital Status
Married 562 230 39.3 34.8-43.9 332 60.7 56.1-65.2
Other 391 214 53.0 47.0-58.8 177 47.0 41.2-53.0
WIC recipient
No 468 225 46.1 41.1-51.3 243 53.9 48.7-58.9
Yes 482 217 43.4 38.3-48.7 265 56.6 51.3-61.7
Medicaid recipient
No 408 196 45.8 40.4-51.4 212 54.2 48.6-59.6
Yes 546 248 43.9 39.1-48.9 298 56.1 51.1-60.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 171 54.1 48.6-59.5 154 45.9 40.5-51.4
2500+ grams 629 273 43.9 40.0-47.9 356 56.1 52.1-60.0

~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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