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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk to you about any of the things listed below? HOW VAGINAL INFECTIONS (FOR EXAMPLE, YEAST, VAGINOSIS, STDS) MAY BE RELATED TO THE BABY BEING BORN PREMATURELY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1776 708 40.3 37.3-43.3 1068 59.7 56.7-62.7
Age
< 20 years 221 53 25.2 18.2-33.8 168 74.8 66.2-81.8
20-24 years 472 136 28.6 23.5-34.4 336 71.4 65.6-76.5
25-34 years 874 416 48.0 43.7-52.3 458 52.0 47.7-56.3
35+ years 209 103 51.5 42.5-60.4 106 48.5 39.6-57.5
Race
White 1193 565 47.0 43.5-50.6 628 53.0 49.4-56.5
Black 527 125 19.6 15.1-25.1 402 80.4 74.9-84.9
Other 56 18 37.5 22.2-55.6 38 62.5 44.4-77.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 136 51 30.3 21.7-40.6 85 69.7 59.4-78.3
No 1639 657 41.4 38.3-44.6 982 58.6 55.4-61.7
Education
< High School 375 102 28.5 22.8-35.0 273 71.5 65.0-77.2
High School 581 200 35.5 30.5-40.9 381 64.5 59.1-69.5
> High School 818 404 49.7 45.2-54.1 414 50.3 45.9-54.8
Marital Status
Married 1145 548 48.6 44.9-52.3 597 51.4 47.7-55.1
Other 631 160 23.6 19.3-28.6 471 76.4 71.4-80.7
Income
15,999 or less 519 146 25.8 21.0-31.3 373 74.2 68.7-79.0
16,000-24,999 241 77 37.4 29.7-45.8 164 62.6 54.2-70.3
25,000-39,999 260 96 33.8 26.9-41.6 164 66.2 58.4-73.1
40,000 or more 608 343 58.8 53.7-63.7 265 41.2 36.3-46.3
WIC recipient
No 951 493 52.2 48.0-56.3 458 47.8 43.7-52.0
Yes 821 212 26.9 23.0-31.1 609 73.1 68.9-77.0
Medicaid recipient
No 877 462 52.5 48.3-56.7 415 47.5 43.3-51.7
Yes 899 246 27.7 23.9-31.9 653 72.3 68.1-76.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 343 135 39.1 34.5-43.8 208 60.9 56.2-65.5
1500 - 2499 grams 560 206 35.2 31.5-39.1 354 64.8 60.9-68.5
2500+ grams 873 367 40.6 37.4-43.9 506 59.4 56.1-62.6

#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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