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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? PLACING YOUR BABY TO SLEEP ON HIS OR HER BACK OR SIDE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 992 164 16.0 13.3-19.0 828 84.0 81.0-86.7
Age
< 20 years 93 12 13.7 6.8-25.6 81 86.3 74.4-93.2
20-24 years 241 31 12.9 8.3-19.4 210 87.1 80.6-91.7
25-34 years 508 89 16.0 12.5-20.2 419 84.0 79.8-87.5
35+ years 150 32 23.0 15.6-32.6 118 77.0 67.4-84.4
Race
White 716 120 16.8 13.7-20.4 596 83.2 79.6-86.3
Black 238 34 11.5 7.1-18.1 204 88.5 81.9-92.9
Other 38 10 24.1 11.6-43.5 28 75.9 56.5-88.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 120 27 18.2 11.4-27.6 93 81.8 72.4-88.6
No 872 137 15.6 12.8-18.8 735 84.4 81.2-87.2
Education
< High School 186 22 10.2 5.9-16.9 164 89.8 83.1-94.1
High School 286 43 14.2 9.7-20.5 243 85.8 79.5-90.3
> High School 518 99 19.4 15.6-23.9 419 80.6 76.1-84.4
Marital Status
Married 640 114 16.7 13.6-20.4 526 83.3 79.6-86.4
Other 352 50 14.6 10.4-20.3 302 85.4 79.7-89.6
Income
14,999 or less 282 39 13.8 9.4-20.0 243 86.2 80.0-90.6
15,000-24,999 153 22 13.2 7.7-21.8 131 86.8 78.2-92.3
25,000-49,999 177 28 15.4 10.1-22.7 149 84.6 77.3-89.9
50,000 or more 294 61 21.4 16.3-27.7 233 78.6 72.3-83.7
WIC recipient
No 541 105 19.6 15.8-23.9 436 80.4 76.1-84.2
Yes 443 58 11.6 8.3-16.0 385 88.4 84.0-91.7
Medicaid recipient
No 465 95 21.4 17.3-26.2 370 78.6 73.8-82.7
Yes 527 69 11.2 8.1-15.1 458 88.8 84.9-91.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 446 74 16.2 13.1-19.8 372 83.8 80.2-86.9
2500+ grams 546 90 16.0 13.1-19.3 456 84.0 80.7-86.9

~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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