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2003 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 1161 163 9.7 7.8-11.9 998 90.3 88.1-92.2
Age
< 20 years 101 20 10.4 5.1-20.1 81 89.6 79.9-94.9
20-24 years 293 37 12.7 8.6-18.2 256 87.3 81.8-91.4
25-34 years 609 83 8.2 6.0-11.2 526 91.8 88.8-94.0
35+ years 158 23 8.9 4.9-15.8 135 91.1 84.2-95.1
Race
White 821 110 9.4 7.3-12.0 711 90.6 88.0-92.7
Black 294 46 9.9 6.3-15.2 248 90.1 84.8-93.7
Other 46 7 14.2 5.7-30.9 39 85.8 69.1-94.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 77 27 29.5 19.1-42.7 50 70.5 57.3-80.9
No 1082 135 7.8 6.1-10.0 947 92.2 90.0-93.9
Education
< High School 198 43 22.2 15.8-30.5 155 77.8 69.5-84.2
High School 329 46 10.0 6.7-14.8 283 90.0 85.2-93.3
> High School 633 73 5.4 3.8- 7.7 560 94.6 92.3-96.2
Marital Status
Married 789 98 8.1 6.1-10.7 691 91.9 89.3-93.9
Other 372 65 13.3 9.5-18.3 307 86.7 81.7-90.5
Income
15,999 or less 269 45 16.5 11.6-23.1 224 83.5 76.9-88.4
16,000-24,999 143 19 10.9 6.0-19.1 124 89.1 80.9-94.0
25,000-39,999 176 29 7.7 4.3-13.3 147 92.3 86.7-95.7
40,000 or more 465 53 5.3 3.5- 8.0 412 94.7 92.0-96.5
WIC recipient
No 666 89 7.1 5.2- 9.6 577 92.9 90.4-94.8
Yes 492 72 13.0 9.6-17.3 420 87.0 82.7-90.4
Medicaid recipient
No 633 76 5.8 4.1- 8.2 557 94.2 91.8-95.9
Yes 528 87 14.3 10.9-18.5 441 85.7 81.5-89.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 493 107 21.7 18.4-25.5 386 78.3 74.5-81.6
2500+ grams 668 56 8.7 6.8-11.2 612 91.3 88.8-93.2

*Data in this table are recorded responses to survey question 27. Did you do any of the following things because of these problems?

#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 24MAR05

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