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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? WHAT TO DO IF YOUR LABOR STARTS EARLY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1506 219 11.7 9.8-13.8 1287 88.3 86.2-90.2
Age
< 20 years 192 24 8.6 4.8-14.9 168 91.4 85.1-95.2
20-24 years 388 48 8.4 5.6-12.4 340 91.6 87.6-94.4
25-34 years 743 113 12.7 10.1-15.9 630 87.3 84.1-89.9
35+ years 183 34 17.2 11.5-24.9 149 82.8 75.1-88.5
Race
White 1036 160 12.6 10.4-15.2 876 87.4 84.8-89.6
Black 397 47 7.8 5.0-12.0 350 92.2 88.0-95.0
Other 73 12 14.1 6.9-26.6 61 85.9 73.4-93.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 18 10.3 5.8-17.7 133 89.7 82.3-94.2
No 1355 201 11.8 9.9-14.1 1154 88.2 85.9-90.1
Education
< High School 330 42 10.0 6.8-14.7 288 90.0 85.3-93.2
High School 431 53 9.1 6.2-13.1 378 90.9 86.9-93.8
> High School 742 123 13.7 11.0-16.9 619 86.3 83.1-89.0
Marital Status
Married 962 147 13.1 10.8-15.8 815 86.9 84.2-89.2
Other 544 72 8.6 6.1-12.1 472 91.4 87.9-93.9
Income
15,999 or less 443 65 12.7 9.2-17.2 378 87.3 82.8-90.8
16,000-24,999 168 20 8.6 4.7-15.2 148 91.4 84.8-95.3
25,000-39,999 204 32 7.7 4.4-13.0 172 92.3 87.0-95.6
40,000 or more 544 86 14.3 11.2-18.1 458 85.7 81.9-88.8
WIC recipient
No 810 142 14.0 11.3-17.1 668 86.0 82.9-88.7
Yes 688 75 8.6 6.4-11.6 613 91.4 88.4-93.6
Medicaid recipient
No 740 116 12.5 9.9-15.5 624 87.5 84.5-90.1
Yes 766 103 10.8 8.3-13.9 663 89.2 86.1-91.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 673 125 17.8 15.1-20.7 548 82.2 79.3-84.9
2500+ grams 833 94 11.1 9.2-13.4 739 88.9 86.6-90.8

#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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