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2001 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 1624 227 11.5 9.7-13.7 1397 88.5 86.3-90.3
Age
< 20 years 222 17 6.1 3.0-12.0 205 93.9 88.0-97.0
20-24 years 433 54 9.6 6.5-13.9 379 90.4 86.1-93.5
25-34 years 790 123 13.4 10.7-16.7 667 86.6 83.3-89.3
35+ years 179 33 15.1 9.6-23.0 146 84.9 77.0-90.4
Race
White 1105 170 13.4 11.1-16.1 935 86.6 83.9-88.9
Black 459 51 6.7 4.1-10.8 408 93.3 89.2-95.9
Other 60 6 6.6 2.1-19.2 54 93.4 80.8-97.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 169 21 11.0 6.4-18.3 148 89.0 81.7-93.6
No 1453 206 11.6 9.7-13.9 1247 88.4 86.1-90.3
Education
< High School 351 32 7.4 4.4-12.0 319 92.6 88.0-95.6
High School 501 59 9.4 6.6-13.2 442 90.6 86.8-93.4
> High School 768 135 14.7 11.8-18.1 633 85.3 81.9-88.2
Marital Status
Married 1035 162 13.9 11.5-16.7 873 86.1 83.3-88.5
Other 589 65 7.1 4.7-10.5 524 92.9 89.5-95.3
Income
15,999 or less 489 55 7.9 5.2-11.7 434 92.1 88.3-94.8
16,000-24,999 179 23 13.0 7.8-20.9 156 87.0 79.1-92.2
25,000-39,999 248 25 6.4 3.5-11.3 223 93.6 88.7-96.5
40,000 or more 555 107 16.7 13.2-20.8 448 83.3 79.2-86.8
WIC recipient
No 840 168 16.6 13.7-20.0 672 83.4 80.0-86.3
Yes 776 58 6.0 4.1- 8.6 718 94.0 91.4-95.9
Medicaid recipient
No 817 145 15.8 12.9-19.2 672 84.2 80.8-87.1
Yes 807 82 7.0 5.0- 9.7 725 93.0 90.3-95.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 300 71 23.1 19.0-27.7 229 76.9 72.3-81.0
1500 - 2499 grams 491 58 11.1 8.7-14.0 433 88.9 86.0-91.3
2500+ grams 833 98 11.4 9.4-13.7 735 88.6 86.3-90.6

#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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