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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL SUPPORT

During your most recent pregnancy, would you have had the kinds of help listed? SOMEONE TO TAKE ME TO THE CLINIC OR DOCTORS OFFICE IF I NEEDED A RIDE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 608 64 11.2 8.6-14.5 544 88.8 85.5-91.4
Age
< 20 years 45 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 140 17 10.5 5.9-18.1 123 89.5 81.9-94.1
25-34 years 341 31 10.4 7.2-14.9 310 89.6 85.1-92.8
35+ years 82 15 23.0 13.7-36.1 67 77.0 63.9-86.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 348 23 6.7 4.3-10.4 325 93.3 89.6-95.7
Non-Hispanic Black 141 19 14.6 8.8-23.2 122 85.4 76.8-91.2
Non-Hispanic Other 31 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 80 16 20.7 12.4-32.6 64 79.3 67.4-87.6
Education
< High School 90 15 16.0 8.9-27.1 75 84.0 72.9-91.1
High School 116 20 19.4 12.3-29.3 96 80.6 70.7-87.7
> High School 402 29 7.4 5.0-10.8 373 92.6 89.2-95.0
Marital Status
Married 368 36 9.6 6.8-13.5 332 90.4 86.5-93.2
Other 240 28 13.3 8.8-19.4 212 86.7 80.6-91.2
WIC recipient
No 286 17 5.8 3.5- 9.4 269 94.2 90.6-96.5
Yes 319 47 15.9 11.7-21.3 272 84.1 78.7-88.3
Medicaid recipient
No 316 29 10.6 7.3-15.2 287 89.4 84.8-92.7
Yes 292 35 11.8 8.1-17.0 257 88.2 83.0-91.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 196 18 10.0 6.3-15.4 178 90.0 84.6-93.7
2500+ grams 412 46 11.3 8.5-14.9 366 88.7 85.1-91.5

For 2012, N.C. PRAMS only collected data on May through December births. Additionally, the overall weighted response rate was 51%.
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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