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2010 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 509 405 84.8 80.9-87.9 104 15.2 12.1-19.1
Age
18-19 years 12 8 75.3 42.0-92.8 4 24.7 7.2-58.0
20-24 years 97 70 75.1 64.0-83.7 27 24.9 16.3-36.0
25-34 years 291 241 89.4 85.1-92.6 50 10.6 7.4-14.9
35-44 years 109 86 82.6 72.7-89.4 23 17.4 10.6-27.3
Race
White 364 304 87.4 83.0-90.7 60 12.6 9.3-17.0
Black 106 76 83.7 74.7-89.9 30 16.3 10.1-25.3
Other 36 22 63.5 44.6-79.0 14 36.5 21.0-55.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 67 52 80.6 68.1-89.0 15 19.4 11.0-31.9
No 441 352 85.6 81.6-88.9 89 14.4 11.1-18.4
Education
< High School 81 61 82.0 70.1-89.8 20 18.0 10.2-29.9
High School 145 114 86.8 79.8-91.7 31 13.2 8.3-20.2
> High School 283 230 84.7 79.6-88.8 53 15.3 11.2-20.4
Marital Status
Married 364 294 85.2 80.8-88.8 70 14.8 11.2-19.2
Other 145 111 83.8 75.6-89.6 34 16.2 10.4-24.4
Income
14,999 or less 133 94 76.8 67.3-84.2 39 23.2 15.8-32.7
15,000-24,999 71 54 83.2 72.0-90.5 17 16.8 9.5-28.0
25,000-49,999 124 104 89.4 82.1-93.9 20 10.6 6.1-17.9
50,000 or more 161 138 88.8 82.5-93.0 23 11.2 7.0-17.5
WIC recipient
No 281 224 85.4 80.3-89.4 57 14.6 10.6-19.7
Yes 224 177 83.7 77.4-88.5 47 16.3 11.5-22.6
Medicaid recipient
No 249 205 88.1 83.2-91.7 44 11.9 8.3-16.8
Yes 260 200 81.9 75.9-86.7 60 18.1 13.3-24.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 160 102 62.9 55.1-70.1 58 37.1 29.9-44.9
2500+ grams 349 303 86.5 82.3-89.8 46 13.5 10.2-17.7

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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 18APR12

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