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2004 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? DOING TESTS TO SCREEN FOR BIRTH DEFECTS OR DISEASES THAT RUN IN MY FAMILY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1535 149 11.2 9.4-13.3 1386 88.8 86.7-90.6
Age
< 20 years 160 19 13.2 7.6-22.0 141 86.8 78.0-92.4
20-24 years 398 41 12.4 8.8-17.2 357 87.6 82.8-91.2
25-34 years 786 73 10.4 8.0-13.3 713 89.6 86.7-92.0
35+ years 191 16 10.0 5.8-16.8 175 90.0 83.2-94.2
Race
White 1059 108 11.1 9.0-13.6 951 88.9 86.4-91.0
Black 414 30 9.8 6.5-14.6 384 90.2 85.4-93.5
Other 62 11 21.3 11.4-36.3 51 78.7 63.7-88.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 24 14.3 9.0-22.0 140 85.7 78.0-91.0
No 1371 125 10.7 8.8-12.9 1246 89.3 87.1-91.2
Education
< High School 301 37 14.4 10.0-20.2 264 85.6 79.8-90.0
High School 441 47 11.1 7.9-15.3 394 88.9 84.7-92.1
> High School 790 64 9.8 7.6-12.7 726 90.2 87.3-92.4
Marital Status
Married 949 96 11.9 9.6-14.7 853 88.1 85.3-90.4
Other 586 53 10.1 7.3-13.8 533 89.9 86.2-92.7
Income
14,999 or less 449 58 15.5 11.7-20.3 391 84.5 79.7-88.3
15,000-24,999 237 26 13.2 8.5-19.8 211 86.8 80.2-91.5
25,000-49,999 318 25 9.0 5.8-13.6 293 91.0 86.4-94.2
50,000 or more 416 33 9.3 6.4-13.3 383 90.7 86.7-93.6
WIC recipient
No 777 65 8.5 6.4-11.2 712 91.5 88.8-93.6
Yes 752 84 14.0 11.1-17.5 668 86.0 82.5-88.9
Medicaid recipient
No 712 57 8.9 6.7-11.8 655 91.1 88.2-93.3
Yes 823 92 13.1 10.4-16.3 731 86.9 83.7-89.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 684 51 7.8 6.0-10.1 633 92.2 89.9-94.0
2500+ grams 851 98 11.5 9.5-13.8 753 88.5 86.2-90.5

#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 02OCT06

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