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2005 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 to you about any of the things listed below? THE BACTERIA GROUP B STREP (OR BETA STREP) THAT MOTHERS CAN PASS TO THEIR NEWBORNS DURING BIRTH

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 987 213 18.2 15.3-21.4 774 81.8 78.6-84.7
Age
< 20 years 93 34 28.2 18.1-41.1 59 71.8 58.9-81.9
20-24 years 240 61 23.0 16.8-30.6 179 77.0 69.4-83.2
25-34 years 505 101 17.2 13.4-21.7 404 82.8 78.3-86.6
35+ years 149 17 6.2 2.8-13.4 132 93.8 86.6-97.2
Race
White 711 141 16.1 13.0-19.7 570 83.9 80.3-87.0
Black 238 64 24.0 17.3-32.3 174 76.0 67.7-82.7
Other 38 8 27.5 13.2-48.6 30 72.5 51.4-86.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 115 63 47.2 36.6-58.1 52 52.8 41.9-63.4
No 872 150 13.2 10.6-16.3 722 86.8 83.7-89.4
Education
< High School 181 69 35.6 27.5-44.7 112 64.4 55.3-72.5
High School 286 74 20.0 14.7-26.7 212 80.0 73.3-85.3
> High School 518 70 10.2 7.4-14.0 448 89.8 86.0-92.6
Marital Status
Married 637 103 11.8 9.1-15.2 534 88.2 84.8-90.9
Other 350 110 29.8 23.8-36.5 240 70.2 63.5-76.2
Income
14,999 or less 279 91 31.9 25.2-39.5 188 68.1 60.5-74.8
15,000-24,999 153 41 20.3 13.2-29.9 112 79.7 70.1-86.8
25,000-49,999 177 32 12.9 8.1-19.8 145 87.1 80.2-91.9
50,000 or more 294 23 4.8 2.6- 8.5 271 95.2 91.5-97.4
WIC recipient
No 539 82 12.8 9.7-16.7 457 87.2 83.3-90.3
Yes 440 128 24.9 20.0-30.6 312 75.1 69.4-80.0
Medicaid recipient
No 465 57 8.5 6.0-12.1 408 91.5 87.9-94.0
Yes 522 156 26.8 22.2-32.1 366 73.2 67.9-77.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 445 129 30.1 26.0-34.5 316 69.9 65.5-74.0
2500+ grams 542 84 17.1 14.0-20.7 458 82.9 79.3-86.0

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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