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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 with you about any of the things listed below? GETTING TESTED FOR HIV(THE VIRUS THAT CAUSES AIDS)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1309 204 14.5 12.3-17.0 1105 85.5 83.0-87.7
Age
< 20 years 127 14 7.4 3.3-15.9 113 92.6 84.1-96.7
20-24 years 292 39 12.4 8.5-17.8 253 87.6 82.2-91.5
25-34 years 674 112 16.0 12.9-19.7 562 84.0 80.3-87.1
35+ years 216 39 18.6 12.7-26.5 177 81.4 73.5-87.3
Race
White 960 166 15.8 13.2-18.8 794 84.2 81.2-86.8
Black 279 29 10.9 6.9-16.9 250 89.1 83.1-93.1
Other 70 9 13.1 6.0-26.4 61 86.9 73.6-94.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 168 20 8.2 4.6-14.3 148 91.8 85.7-95.4
No 1141 184 15.7 13.3-18.6 957 84.3 81.4-86.7
Education
< High School 200 22 6.6 3.5-11.9 178 93.4 88.1-96.5
High School 394 51 12.3 8.8-17.1 343 87.7 82.9-91.2
> High School 713 131 18.9 15.6-22.7 582 81.1 77.3-84.4
Marital Status
Married 867 165 19.7 16.6-23.2 702 80.3 76.8-83.4
Other 442 39 6.7 4.3-10.4 403 93.3 89.6-95.7
Income
14,999 or less 337 40 10.6 7.1-15.6 297 89.4 84.4-92.9
15,000-24,999 171 25 14.3 8.9-22.1 146 85.7 77.9-91.1
25,000-49,999 257 41 15.2 10.6-21.4 216 84.8 78.6-89.4
50,000 or more 435 89 20.7 16.5-25.8 346 79.3 74.2-83.5
WIC recipient
No 737 138 18.3 15.1-22.0 599 81.7 78.0-84.9
Yes 570 66 10.4 7.6-13.9 504 89.6 86.1-92.4
Medicaid recipient
No 663 132 20.7 17.1-24.7 531 79.3 75.3-82.9
Yes 646 72 9.1 6.7-12.2 574 90.9 87.8-93.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 579 90 14.4 11.8-17.5 489 85.6 82.5-88.2
2500+ grams 730 114 14.5 12.2-17.3 616 85.5 82.7-87.8

~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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