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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? HOW USING ILLEGAL DRUGS COULD AFFECT YOUR BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1440 413 28.8 26.0-31.8 1027 71.2 68.2-74.0
Age
< 20 years 154 24 16.4 9.8-26.0 130 83.6 74.0-90.2
20-24 years 392 76 20.2 15.6-25.7 316 79.8 74.3-84.4
25-34 years 715 246 33.5 29.4-37.8 469 66.5 62.2-70.6
35+ years 179 67 40.7 31.9-50.1 112 59.3 49.9-68.1
Race
White 990 321 31.9 28.5-35.5 669 68.1 64.5-71.5
Black 387 76 17.9 13.2-23.7 311 82.1 76.3-86.8
Other 63 16 31.6 19.4-46.9 47 68.4 53.1-80.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 143 26 15.5 9.9-23.6 117 84.5 76.4-90.1
No 1294 386 30.6 27.6-33.9 908 69.4 66.1-72.4
Education
< High School 310 49 16.6 11.9-22.6 261 83.4 77.4-88.1
High School 424 91 21.5 16.9-26.9 333 78.5 73.1-83.1
> High School 705 273 39.0 34.7-43.5 432 61.0 56.5-65.3
Marital Status
Married 911 328 36.2 32.5-40.1 583 63.8 59.9-67.5
Other 529 85 15.1 11.5-19.5 444 84.9 80.5-88.5
Income
15,999 or less 387 73 17.5 13.1-23.0 314 82.5 77.0-86.9
16,000-24,999 191 47 25.4 18.5-33.8 144 74.6 66.2-81.5
25,000-39,999 209 64 29.8 22.6-38.1 145 70.2 61.9-77.4
40,000 or more 497 212 43.5 38.3-48.8 285 56.5 51.2-61.7
WIC recipient
No 748 291 39.0 34.9-43.4 457 61.0 56.6-65.1
Yes 688 122 17.9 14.5-21.8 566 82.1 78.2-85.5
Medicaid recipient
No 699 271 39.8 35.5-44.3 428 60.2 55.7-64.5
Yes 741 142 18.2 14.9-22.1 599 81.8 77.9-85.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 653 172 25.2 22.1-28.5 481 74.8 71.5-77.9
2500+ grams 787 241 29.1 26.1-32.4 546 70.9 67.6-73.9

#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 22MAR05

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