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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? WHAT TO DO IF MY LABOR STARTS EARLY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 997 145 11.3 9.1-14.0 852 88.7 86.0-90.9
Age
< 20 years 94 14 8.5 3.8-17.9 80 91.5 82.1-96.2
20-24 years 243 35 11.4 7.2-17.6 208 88.6 82.4-92.8
25-34 years 508 73 10.7 7.8-14.4 435 89.3 85.6-92.2
35+ years 152 23 15.5 9.6-24.2 129 84.5 75.8-90.4
Race
White 720 115 11.8 9.3-14.8 605 88.2 85.2-90.7
Black 239 25 9.6 5.5-16.3 214 90.4 83.7-94.5
Other 38 5 11.5 3.4-32.6 33 88.5 67.4-96.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 123 22 12.3 7.0-20.7 101 87.7 79.3-93.0
No 874 123 11.1 8.8-14.0 751 88.9 86.0-91.2
Education
< High School 190 24 11.0 6.6-17.7 166 89.0 82.3-93.4
High School 287 41 10.4 6.7-16.0 246 89.6 84.0-93.3
> High School 518 79 11.6 8.7-15.3 439 88.4 84.7-91.3
Marital Status
Married 642 94 11.2 8.6-14.4 548 88.8 85.6-91.4
Other 355 51 11.6 7.9-16.7 304 88.4 83.3-92.1
Income
14,999 or less 283 37 8.4 5.1-13.5 246 91.6 86.5-94.9
15,000-24,999 154 24 15.0 9.0-24.1 130 85.0 75.9-91.0
25,000-49,999 175 28 11.3 6.8-18.2 147 88.7 81.8-93.2
50,000 or more 294 47 13.0 9.1-18.2 247 87.0 81.8-90.9
WIC recipient
No 543 89 12.5 9.5-16.2 454 87.5 83.8-90.5
Yes 451 54 9.8 6.8-14.0 397 90.2 86.0-93.2
Medicaid recipient
No 466 81 13.3 10.1-17.4 385 86.7 82.6-89.9
Yes 531 64 9.5 6.8-13.3 467 90.5 86.7-93.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 448 87 18.9 15.6-22.7 361 81.1 77.3-84.4
2500+ grams 549 58 10.7 8.3-13.6 491 89.3 86.4-91.7

~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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