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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? MEDICINES THAT ARE SAFE TO TAKE DURING YOUR PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1507 127 8.0 6.4- 9.9 1380 92.0 90.1-93.6
Age
< 20 years 192 19 10.8 6.2-18.0 173 89.2 82.0-93.8
20-24 years 392 39 9.3 6.3-13.6 353 90.7 86.4-93.7
25-34 years 740 56 7.1 5.1- 9.8 684 92.9 90.2-94.9
35+ years 183 13 6.0 3.0-11.8 170 94.0 88.2-97.0
Race
White 1039 88 8.1 6.3-10.3 951 91.9 89.7-93.7
Black 395 32 7.4 4.5-12.0 363 92.6 88.0-95.5
Other 73 7 9.2 3.7-20.9 66 90.8 79.1-96.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 22 14.7 9.1-23.0 129 85.3 77.0-90.9
No 1356 105 7.2 5.6- 9.1 1251 92.8 90.9-94.4
Education
< High School 331 33 9.9 6.5-14.6 298 90.1 85.4-93.5
High School 431 45 11.6 8.2-16.2 386 88.4 83.8-91.8
> High School 742 49 5.1 3.5- 7.3 693 94.9 92.7-96.5
Marital Status
Married 964 72 7.1 5.4- 9.4 892 92.9 90.6-94.6
Other 543 55 9.8 6.9-13.7 488 90.2 86.3-93.1
Income
15,999 or less 444 49 11.1 7.8-15.5 395 88.9 84.5-92.2
16,000-24,999 168 13 9.1 4.8-16.5 155 90.9 83.5-95.2
25,000-39,999 203 24 8.7 5.0-14.6 179 91.3 85.4-95.0
40,000 or more 545 27 5.0 3.2- 7.6 518 95.0 92.4-96.8
WIC recipient
No 811 67 8.3 6.2-10.9 744 91.7 89.1-93.8
Yes 688 60 7.7 5.6-10.7 628 92.3 89.3-94.4
Medicaid recipient
No 740 48 6.0 4.2- 8.4 692 94.0 91.6-95.8
Yes 767 79 10.2 7.7-13.4 688 89.8 86.6-92.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 674 63 9.3 7.3-11.6 611 90.7 88.4-92.7
2500+ grams 833 64 7.9 6.2- 9.9 769 92.1 90.1-93.8

#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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