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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? BREASTFEEDING MY BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1538 226 14.2 12.2-16.5 1312 85.8 83.5-87.8
Age
< 20 years 161 9 3.4 1.2- 9.4 152 96.6 90.6-98.8
20-24 years 399 31 7.9 5.1-12.0 368 92.1 88.0-94.9
25-34 years 788 146 18.2 15.1-21.7 642 81.8 78.3-84.9
35+ years 190 40 21.9 15.5-30.0 150 78.1 70.0-84.5
Race
White 1064 182 15.9 13.5-18.8 882 84.1 81.2-86.5
Black 412 35 8.5 5.5-12.9 377 91.5 87.1-94.5
Other 62 9 13.6 6.2-27.4 53 86.4 72.6-93.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 26 16.2 10.5-24.1 138 83.8 75.9-89.5
No 1374 200 13.9 11.8-16.3 1174 86.1 83.7-88.2
Education
< High School 303 32 12.2 8.1-17.8 271 87.8 82.2-91.9
High School 441 47 9.6 6.7-13.6 394 90.4 86.4-93.3
> High School 791 147 17.9 14.9-21.4 644 82.1 78.6-85.1
Marital Status
Married 950 168 16.8 14.2-19.9 782 83.2 80.1-85.8
Other 588 58 10.1 7.4-13.8 530 89.9 86.2-92.6
Income
14,999 or less 452 44 10.7 7.5-15.0 408 89.3 85.0-92.5
15,000-24,999 238 23 10.3 6.2-16.6 215 89.7 83.4-93.8
25,000-49,999 316 53 16.0 11.7-21.4 263 84.0 78.6-88.3
50,000 or more 418 91 20.8 16.6-25.8 327 79.2 74.2-83.4
WIC recipient
No 779 153 17.9 14.9-21.4 626 82.1 78.6-85.1
Yes 753 70 10.2 7.8-13.4 683 89.8 86.6-92.2
Medicaid recipient
No 713 140 18.2 15.0-21.8 573 81.8 78.2-85.0
Yes 825 86 10.9 8.5-14.0 739 89.1 86.0-91.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 685 100 14.1 11.7-16.8 585 85.9 83.2-88.3
2500+ grams 853 126 14.2 12.0-16.7 727 85.8 83.3-88.0

#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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