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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

Was the baby just before your new one born more than 3 weeks before its due date?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 773 609 88.7 85.9-91.0 164 11.3 9.0-14.1
Age
18-19 years 32 23 84.4 63.1-94.5 9 15.6 5.5-36.9
20-24 years 177 132 89.2 83.5-93.1 45 10.8 6.9-16.5
25-34 years 447 355 88.4 84.4-91.4 92 11.6 8.6-15.6
35-44 years 117 99 90.2 82.0-94.9 18 9.8 5.1-18.0
Race
White 530 436 90.0 86.8-92.5 94 10.0 7.5-13.2
Black 212 146 83.9 76.8-89.1 66 16.1 10.9-23.2
Other 31 27 92.0 70.8-98.2 4 8.0 1.8-29.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 102 87 92.4 84.2-96.5 15 7.6 3.5-15.8
No 671 522 87.9 84.8-90.4 149 12.1 9.6-15.2
Education
< High School 187 148 90.0 83.9-94.0 39 10.0 6.0-16.1
High School 225 171 86.8 80.9-91.1 54 13.2 8.9-19.1
> High School 360 289 89.2 85.0-92.3 71 10.8 7.7-15.0
Marital Status
Married 494 400 89.1 85.6-91.8 94 10.9 8.2-14.4
Other 279 209 88.0 82.8-91.8 70 12.0 8.2-17.2
Income
14,999 or less 232 180 89.1 83.6-92.9 52 10.9 7.1-16.4
15,000-24,999 131 102 87.9 79.8-93.1 29 12.1 6.9-20.2
25,000-49,999 176 133 84.7 77.7-89.7 43 15.3 10.3-22.3
50,000 or more 180 154 92.7 87.3-95.9 26 7.3 4.1-12.7
WIC recipient
No 382 309 89.6 85.6-92.6 73 10.4 7.4-14.4
Yes 385 296 88.0 83.8-91.3 89 12.0 8.7-16.2
Medicaid recipient
No 336 274 88.8 84.4-92.1 62 11.2 7.9-15.6
Yes 437 335 88.5 84.7-91.5 102 11.5 8.5-15.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 323 201 62.6 57.3-67.7 122 37.4 32.3-42.7
2500+ grams 450 408 90.7 87.6-93.1 42 9.3 6.9-12.4

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#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 12JUL10

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