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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

At any time during your most recent pregnancy, did you get tested for the bacteria group B Strep (or beta Strep)?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1172 208 13.8 11.6-16.3 964 86.2 83.7-88.4
Age
< 20 years 127 19 12.1 6.7-20.8 108 87.9 79.2-93.3
20-24 years 288 59 17.3 12.7-23.2 229 82.7 76.8-87.3
25-34 years 603 103 12.5 9.7-15.9 500 87.5 84.1-90.3
35+ years 154 27 14.0 8.7-21.9 127 86.0 78.1-91.3
Race
White 834 149 14.8 12.2-17.8 685 85.2 82.2-87.8
Black 290 51 10.6 6.9-15.9 239 89.4 84.1-93.1
Other 48 8 13.6 5.7-29.1 40 86.4 70.9-94.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 79 33 39.9 28.0-53.1 46 60.1 46.9-72.0
No 1093 175 11.8 9.7-14.3 918 88.2 85.7-90.3
Education
< High School 217 51 18.1 12.8-24.9 166 81.9 75.1-87.2
High School 323 52 14.0 10.0-19.4 271 86.0 80.6-90.0
> High School 631 105 12.2 9.5-15.5 526 87.8 84.5-90.5
Marital Status
Married 794 119 12.4 10.0-15.3 675 87.6 84.7-90.0
Other 378 89 17.3 13.0-22.6 289 82.7 77.4-87.0
Income
15,999 or less 282 70 20.1 14.9-26.5 212 79.9 73.5-85.1
16,000-24,999 138 23 10.8 6.0-18.7 115 89.2 81.3-94.0
25,000-39,999 162 26 13.9 8.6-21.6 136 86.1 78.4-91.4
40,000 or more 480 72 10.9 8.1-14.4 408 89.1 85.6-91.9
WIC recipient
No 694 120 14.2 11.5-17.6 574 85.8 82.4-88.5
Yes 473 87 13.0 9.7-17.1 386 87.0 82.9-90.3
Medicaid recipient
No 648 98 11.8 9.2-14.9 550 88.2 85.1-90.8
Yes 524 110 16.8 13.2-21.1 414 83.2 78.9-86.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 477 118 25.1 21.4-29.1 359 74.9 70.9-78.6
2500+ grams 695 90 13.0 10.7-15.7 605 87.0 84.3-89.3

#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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