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2014 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 953 429 44.0 40.3-47.8 524 56.0 52.2-59.7
Age
< 20 years 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 214 131 61.2 53.2-68.7 83 38.8 31.3-46.8
25-34 years 527 210 36.2 31.6-41.1 317 63.8 58.9-68.4
35+ years 164 44 27.7 20.5-36.2 120 72.3 63.8-79.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 501 253 50.0 45.0-55.0 248 50.0 45.0-55.0
Non-Hispanic Black 189 88 41.9 33.7-50.6 101 58.1 49.4-66.3
Non-Hispanic Other 58 26 41.9 27.7-57.6 32 58.1 42.4-72.3
Latina 185 50 28.4 21.4-36.7 135 71.6 63.3-78.6
Education
< High School 174 50 30.8 23.1-39.8 124 69.2 60.2-76.9
High School 186 84 42.8 34.6-51.4 102 57.2 48.6-65.4
> High School 592 294 48.2 43.6-52.9 298 51.8 47.1-56.4
Marital Status
Married 579 237 39.4 34.9-44.0 342 60.6 56.0-65.1
Other 374 192 51.3 45.1-57.4 182 48.7 42.6-54.9
WIC recipient
No 543 265 47.8 43.0-52.6 278 52.2 47.4-57.0
Yes 396 160 40.0 34.4-46.0 236 60.0 54.0-65.6
Medicaid recipient
No 578 258 42.9 38.3-47.6 320 57.1 52.4-61.7
Yes 375 171 45.6 39.6-51.7 204 54.4 48.3-60.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 332 161 49.2 43.8-54.7 171 50.8 45.3-56.2
2500+ grams 621 268 43.6 39.6-47.6 353 56.4 52.4-60.4

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** 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.

This page was generated on 27JAN17

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