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2002 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? USING A SEAT BELT DURING YOUR PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1504 673 45.0 41.9-48.2 831 55.0 51.8-58.1
Age
< 20 years 191 70 38.1 29.5-47.5 121 61.9 52.5-70.5
20-24 years 388 177 47.4 41.3-53.6 211 52.6 46.4-58.7
25-34 years 742 339 44.9 40.5-49.3 403 55.1 50.7-59.5
35+ years 183 87 47.2 38.6-56.1 96 52.8 43.9-61.4
Race
White 1036 509 49.1 45.5-52.8 527 50.9 47.2-54.5
Black 396 143 35.1 28.9-41.9 253 64.9 58.1-71.1
Other 72 21 29.3 18.4-43.3 51 70.7 56.7-81.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 54 30.5 22.4-39.9 97 69.5 60.1-77.6
No 1353 619 46.8 43.5-50.1 734 53.2 49.9-56.5
Education
< High School 331 118 36.2 30.1-42.8 213 63.8 57.2-69.9
High School 428 191 46.1 40.1-52.3 237 53.9 47.7-59.9
> High School 742 363 48.7 44.3-53.0 379 51.3 47.0-55.7
Marital Status
Married 961 467 49.2 45.4-53.0 494 50.8 47.0-54.6
Other 543 206 36.4 31.2-41.9 337 63.6 58.1-68.8
Income
15,999 or less 442 186 43.2 37.3-49.3 256 56.8 50.7-62.7
16,000-24,999 167 75 44.4 35.1-54.1 92 55.6 45.9-64.9
25,000-39,999 202 93 43.5 35.2-52.1 109 56.5 47.9-64.8
40,000 or more 545 276 50.3 45.4-55.3 269 49.7 44.7-54.6
WIC recipient
No 809 394 49.4 45.3-53.6 415 50.6 46.4-54.7
Yes 686 277 39.7 35.1-44.4 409 60.3 55.6-64.9
Medicaid recipient
No 739 355 47.7 43.5-52.0 384 52.3 48.0-56.5
Yes 765 318 42.1 37.6-46.7 447 57.9 53.3-62.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 671 293 42.0 38.4-45.7 378 58.0 54.3-61.6
2500+ grams 833 380 45.3 41.9-48.7 453 54.7 51.3-58.1

#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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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