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2003 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 1439 649 44.7 41.5-48.0 790 55.3 52.0-58.5
Age
< 20 years 155 56 39.1 29.3-49.9 99 60.9 50.1-70.7
20-24 years 391 161 41.5 35.4-47.8 230 58.5 52.2-64.6
25-34 years 712 355 48.7 44.2-53.1 357 51.3 46.9-55.8
35+ years 181 77 40.2 31.5-49.6 104 59.8 50.4-68.5
Race
White 989 474 46.5 42.8-50.3 515 53.5 49.7-57.2
Black 387 144 37.6 31.2-44.6 243 62.4 55.4-68.8
Other 63 31 50.5 35.7-65.2 32 49.5 34.8-64.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 58 36.0 27.4-45.6 86 64.0 54.4-72.6
No 1292 590 46.0 42.6-49.4 702 54.0 50.6-57.4
Education
< High School 308 105 32.4 26.0-39.4 203 67.6 60.6-74.0
High School 425 187 46.1 40.1-52.2 238 53.9 47.8-59.9
> High School 705 357 49.5 45.0-54.0 348 50.5 46.0-55.0
Marital Status
Married 910 443 48.3 44.4-52.3 467 51.7 47.7-55.6
Other 529 206 38.1 32.8-43.7 323 61.9 56.3-67.2
Income
15,999 or less 386 172 43.4 37.0-50.0 214 56.6 50.0-63.0
16,000-24,999 189 85 47.9 39.1-56.8 104 52.1 43.2-60.9
25,000-39,999 210 101 43.7 35.5-52.2 109 56.3 47.8-64.5
40,000 or more 498 258 51.5 46.2-56.8 240 48.5 43.2-53.8
WIC recipient
No 748 373 50.3 45.9-54.6 375 49.7 45.4-54.1
Yes 687 275 38.6 34.0-43.4 412 61.4 56.6-66.0
Medicaid recipient
No 699 336 47.3 42.9-51.8 363 52.7 48.2-57.1
Yes 740 313 42.2 37.7-46.9 427 57.8 53.1-62.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 649 291 44.3 40.6-48.0 358 55.7 52.0-59.4
2500+ grams 790 358 44.8 41.3-48.3 432 55.2 51.7-58.7

#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.

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