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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? PLACING YOUR BABY TO SLEEP ON HIS OR HER BACK OR SIDE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1779 255 12.7 10.9-14.9 1524 87.3 85.1-89.1
Age
< 20 years 221 18 6.2 3.1-12.2 203 93.8 87.8-96.9
20-24 years 473 58 9.1 6.2-13.1 415 90.9 86.9-93.8
25-34 years 876 143 15.8 12.9-19.1 733 84.2 80.9-87.1
35+ years 209 36 15.7 10.2-23.4 173 84.3 76.6-89.8
Race
White 1195 180 13.7 11.5-16.3 1015 86.3 83.7-88.5
Black 528 71 10.4 7.1-14.9 457 89.6 85.1-92.9
Other 56 4 7.7 2.2-24.1 52 92.3 75.9-97.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 137 11 4.4 1.7-11.0 126 95.6 89.0-98.3
No 1641 244 13.7 11.6-16.0 1397 86.3 84.0-88.4
Education
< High School 374 33 6.9 4.2-11.2 341 93.1 88.8-95.8
High School 583 72 10.4 7.5-14.1 511 89.6 85.9-92.5
> High School 820 149 17.4 14.3-21.0 671 82.6 79.0-85.7
Marital Status
Married 1147 186 14.9 12.5-17.7 961 85.1 82.3-87.5
Other 632 69 8.4 5.8-11.9 563 91.6 88.1-94.2
Income
15,999 or less 521 52 6.5 4.2- 9.9 469 93.5 90.1-95.8
16,000-24,999 240 31 9.1 5.5-14.9 209 90.9 85.1-94.5
25,000-39,999 260 42 16.8 11.7-23.5 218 83.2 76.5-88.3
40,000 or more 609 112 18.3 14.7-22.6 497 81.7 77.4-85.3
WIC recipient
No 951 174 17.5 14.6-20.9 777 82.5 79.1-85.4
Yes 823 81 7.6 5.6-10.4 742 92.4 89.6-94.4
Medicaid recipient
No 878 155 17.1 14.2-20.5 723 82.9 79.5-85.8
Yes 901 100 8.3 6.2-11.0 801 91.7 89.0-93.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 344 80 23.2 19.4-27.5 264 76.8 72.5-80.6
1500 - 2499 grams 559 60 10.6 8.3-13.3 499 89.4 86.7-91.7
2500+ grams 876 115 12.7 10.7-15.0 761 87.3 85.0-89.3

#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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