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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 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 1501 187 11.1 9.3-13.2 1314 88.9 86.8-90.7
Age
< 20 years 192 19 7.9 4.3-14.2 173 92.1 85.8-95.7
20-24 years 387 31 8.4 5.5-12.7 356 91.6 87.3-94.5
25-34 years 738 108 12.2 9.6-15.3 630 87.8 84.7-90.4
35+ years 184 29 15.7 10.3-23.1 155 84.3 76.9-89.7
Race
White 1036 143 12.6 10.4-15.2 893 87.4 84.8-89.6
Black 395 34 5.6 3.2- 9.4 361 94.4 90.6-96.8
Other 70 10 13.9 6.7-26.5 60 86.1 73.5-93.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 15 5.4 2.5-11.3 136 94.6 88.7-97.5
No 1350 172 11.8 9.8-14.1 1178 88.2 85.9-90.2
Education
< High School 330 28 5.5 3.2- 9.1 302 94.5 90.9-96.8
High School 425 42 8.9 6.0-13.1 383 91.1 86.9-94.0
> High School 743 117 15.1 12.3-18.5 626 84.9 81.5-87.7
Marital Status
Married 961 137 13.2 10.9-16.0 824 86.8 84.0-89.1
Other 540 50 6.8 4.5-10.1 490 93.2 89.9-95.5
Income
15,999 or less 438 48 8.0 5.4-11.7 390 92.0 88.3-94.6
16,000-24,999 169 14 7.4 3.7-14.3 155 92.6 85.7-96.3
25,000-39,999 205 21 8.9 5.1-15.0 184 91.1 85.0-94.9
40,000 or more 541 91 15.9 12.5-19.8 450 84.1 80.2-87.5
WIC recipient
No 807 125 14.6 11.9-17.8 682 85.4 82.2-88.1
Yes 681 60 6.5 4.6- 9.2 621 93.5 90.8-95.4
Medicaid recipient
No 743 113 13.7 11.0-16.9 630 86.3 83.1-89.0
Yes 758 74 8.3 6.1-11.1 684 91.7 88.9-93.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 670 94 13.4 11.1-16.1 576 86.6 83.9-88.9
2500+ grams 831 93 10.9 9.0-13.2 738 89.1 86.8-91.0

#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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