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2006 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 1298 315 20.9 18.2-23.9 983 79.1 76.1-81.8
Age
< 20 years 126 45 36.8 26.6-48.3 81 63.2 51.7-73.4
20-24 years 287 79 21.1 15.9-27.4 208 78.9 72.6-84.1
25-34 years 675 139 17.6 14.1-21.6 536 82.4 78.4-85.9
35+ years 210 52 19.0 13.1-26.7 158 81.0 73.3-86.9
Race
White 955 214 19.4 16.4-22.9 741 80.6 77.1-83.6
Black 273 81 24.9 18.8-32.3 192 75.1 67.7-81.2
Other 70 20 22.9 13.2-36.7 50 77.1 63.3-86.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 170 86 48.2 39.1-57.4 84 51.8 42.6-60.9
No 1128 229 15.5 13.0-18.5 899 84.5 81.5-87.0
Education
< High School 201 84 38.5 30.3-47.5 117 61.5 52.5-69.7
High School 388 114 25.2 20.0-31.2 274 74.8 68.8-80.0
> High School 707 116 11.3 8.8-14.4 591 88.7 85.6-91.2
Marital Status
Married 865 163 14.6 11.9-17.7 702 85.4 82.3-88.1
Other 433 152 30.6 25.3-36.6 281 69.4 63.4-74.7
Income
14,999 or less 334 127 33.6 27.3-40.5 207 66.4 59.5-72.7
15,000-24,999 170 50 21.3 14.6-29.9 120 78.7 70.1-85.4
25,000-49,999 255 58 18.5 13.3-25.1 197 81.5 74.9-86.7
50,000 or more 437 52 9.4 6.5-13.3 385 90.6 86.7-93.5
WIC recipient
No 733 134 15.8 12.7-19.6 599 84.2 80.4-87.3
Yes 555 178 26.8 22.3-31.7 377 73.2 68.3-77.7
Medicaid recipient
No 666 100 12.3 9.5-15.8 566 87.7 84.2-90.5
Yes 632 215 28.6 24.3-33.4 417 71.4 66.6-75.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 569 185 34.9 30.9-39.1 384 65.1 60.9-69.1
2500+ grams 729 130 19.7 16.8-23.0 599 80.3 77.0-83.2

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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.

This page was generated on 01MAY08

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