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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 with you about any of the things listed below? BIRTH CONTROL METHODS TO USE AFTER MY PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1000 169 15.2 12.7-18.2 831 84.8 81.8-87.3
Age
< 20 years 94 10 12.8 6.2-24.6 84 87.2 75.4-93.8
20-24 years 243 25 8.1 4.7-13.6 218 91.9 86.4-95.3
25-34 years 510 106 18.8 15.0-23.3 404 81.2 76.7-85.0
35+ years 153 28 16.0 10.1-24.3 125 84.0 75.7-89.9
Race
White 722 131 16.1 13.1-19.5 591 83.9 80.5-86.9
Black 240 26 9.9 5.7-16.6 214 90.1 83.4-94.3
Other 38 12 26.3 12.9-46.1 26 73.7 53.9-87.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 126 22 15.0 9.2-23.7 104 85.0 76.3-90.8
No 874 147 15.3 12.5-18.4 727 84.7 81.6-87.5
Education
< High School 192 14 5.9 3.0-11.5 178 94.1 88.5-97.0
High School 288 44 16.1 11.2-22.6 244 83.9 77.4-88.8
> High School 518 109 18.3 14.7-22.6 409 81.7 77.4-85.3
Marital Status
Married 643 127 17.7 14.4-21.5 516 82.3 78.5-85.6
Other 357 42 10.8 7.2-15.9 315 89.2 84.1-92.8
Income
14,999 or less 285 28 8.1 4.9-13.1 257 91.9 86.9-95.1
15,000-24,999 155 27 16.1 9.9-25.2 128 83.9 74.8-90.1
25,000-49,999 175 34 17.8 12.1-25.5 141 82.2 74.5-87.9
50,000 or more 294 70 22.7 17.4-29.0 224 77.3 71.0-82.6
WIC recipient
No 545 120 21.7 17.8-26.2 425 78.3 73.8-82.2
Yes 451 47 7.2 4.8-10.7 404 92.8 89.3-95.2
Medicaid recipient
No 467 109 23.1 18.8-28.1 358 76.9 71.9-81.2
Yes 533 60 8.2 5.8-11.7 473 91.8 88.3-94.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 449 82 16.7 13.7-20.3 367 83.3 79.7-86.3
2500+ grams 551 87 15.1 12.4-18.3 464 84.9 81.7-87.6

~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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