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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? WHAT TO DO IF YOUR LABOR STARTS EARLY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1445 244 14.4 12.3-16.7 1201 85.6 83.3-87.7
Age
< 20 years 154 25 10.6 5.7-18.7 129 89.4 81.3-94.3
20-24 years 392 66 14.4 10.6-19.3 326 85.6 80.7-89.4
25-34 years 720 118 13.8 11.1-17.2 602 86.2 82.8-88.9
35+ years 179 35 20.2 13.7-28.8 144 79.8 71.2-86.3
Race
White 994 175 14.3 11.9-17.1 819 85.7 82.9-88.1
Black 388 55 13.1 9.1-18.4 333 86.9 81.6-90.9
Other 63 14 21.2 11.4-36.0 49 78.8 64.0-88.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 24 10.4 6.0-17.3 121 89.6 82.7-94.0
No 1297 219 14.8 12.6-17.4 1078 85.2 82.6-87.4
Education
< High School 311 49 13.3 9.2-18.8 262 86.7 81.2-90.8
High School 424 60 12.6 9.1-17.1 364 87.4 82.9-90.9
> High School 709 135 16.0 13.0-19.5 574 84.0 80.5-87.0
Marital Status
Married 913 154 15.5 12.8-18.5 759 84.5 81.5-87.2
Other 532 90 12.3 9.2-16.4 442 87.7 83.6-90.8
Income
15,999 or less 390 61 13.5 9.7-18.5 329 86.5 81.5-90.3
16,000-24,999 191 31 14.7 9.5-22.1 160 85.3 77.9-90.5
25,000-39,999 210 44 17.2 11.7-24.7 166 82.8 75.3-88.3
40,000 or more 499 90 15.0 11.7-19.0 409 85.0 81.0-88.3
WIC recipient
No 750 146 17.6 14.6-21.2 604 82.4 78.8-85.4
Yes 691 98 10.9 8.3-14.2 593 89.1 85.8-91.7
Medicaid recipient
No 701 123 14.7 11.8-18.1 578 85.3 81.9-88.2
Yes 744 121 14.1 11.2-17.6 623 85.9 82.4-88.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 654 132 19.9 17.1-23.1 522 80.1 76.9-82.9
2500+ grams 791 112 13.9 11.6-16.5 679 86.1 83.5-88.4

#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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