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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 with you about any of the things listed below? WHAT TO DO IF YOUR LABOR STARTS EARLY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1767 322 13.5 11.5-15.6 1445 86.5 84.4-88.5
Age
< 20 years 222 40 10.0 5.9-16.4 182 90.0 83.6-94.1
20-24 years 474 79 10.6 7.5-14.8 395 89.4 85.2-92.5
25-34 years 866 156 15.5 12.6-18.8 710 84.5 81.2-87.4
35+ years 205 47 15.6 10.3-22.9 158 84.4 77.1-89.7
Race
White 1190 228 14.9 12.5-17.6 962 85.1 82.4-87.5
Black 519 86 9.6 6.5-13.8 433 90.4 86.2-93.5
Other 58 8 8.7 2.8-24.0 50 91.3 76.0-97.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 136 26 11.7 6.7-19.8 110 88.3 80.2-93.3
No 1630 296 13.7 11.6-16.0 1334 86.3 84.0-88.4
Education
< High School 373 61 10.5 7.1-15.2 312 89.5 84.8-92.9
High School 579 103 12.3 9.2-16.2 476 87.7 83.8-90.8
> High School 813 157 15.8 12.8-19.3 656 84.2 80.7-87.2
Marital Status
Married 1142 212 14.7 12.3-17.5 930 85.3 82.5-87.7
Other 625 110 10.9 8.0-14.6 515 89.1 85.4-92.0
Income
15,999 or less 512 81 11.4 8.2-15.6 431 88.6 84.4-91.8
16,000-24,999 235 44 12.1 7.7-18.4 191 87.9 81.6-92.3
25,000-39,999 260 44 9.2 5.7-14.5 216 90.8 85.5-94.3
40,000 or more 605 129 18.8 15.1-23.1 476 81.2 76.9-84.9
WIC recipient
No 945 209 17.1 14.2-20.4 736 82.9 79.6-85.8
Yes 816 113 9.6 7.3-12.6 703 90.4 87.4-92.7
Medicaid recipient
No 872 176 15.9 13.1-19.2 696 84.1 80.8-86.9
Yes 895 146 10.9 8.5-13.9 749 89.1 86.1-91.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 340 114 33.5 29.1-38.2 226 66.5 61.8-70.9
1500 - 2499 grams 556 93 16.6 13.8-19.8 463 83.4 80.2-86.2
2500+ grams 871 115 12.9 10.8-15.3 756 87.1 84.7-89.2

#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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