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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? WHAT TO DO IF MY LABOR STARTS EARLY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1312 201 13.2 11.1-15.8 1111 86.8 84.2-88.9
Age
< 20 years 129 27 19.5 12.1-29.8 102 80.5 70.2-87.9
20-24 years 293 48 12.4 8.6-17.7 245 87.6 82.3-91.4
25-34 years 674 93 11.9 9.1-15.3 581 88.1 84.7-90.9
35+ years 216 33 14.3 9.2-21.5 183 85.7 78.5-90.8
Race
White 960 151 13.6 11.1-16.5 809 86.4 83.5-88.9
Black 282 39 13.1 8.6-19.3 243 86.9 80.7-91.4
Other 70 11 8.6 3.7-18.7 59 91.4 81.3-96.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 168 27 14.3 9.0-22.1 141 85.7 77.9-91.0
No 1144 174 13.0 10.7-15.7 970 87.0 84.3-89.3
Education
< High School 202 32 14.1 9.0-21.5 170 85.9 78.5-91.0
High School 394 71 17.1 12.8-22.4 323 82.9 77.6-87.2
> High School 714 98 10.7 8.2-13.7 616 89.3 86.3-91.8
Marital Status
Married 868 129 12.7 10.2-15.7 739 87.3 84.3-89.8
Other 444 72 14.0 10.4-18.7 372 86.0 81.3-89.6
Income
14,999 or less 338 51 14.8 10.5-20.4 287 85.2 79.6-89.5
15,000-24,999 172 28 15.2 9.6-23.2 144 84.8 76.8-90.4
25,000-49,999 257 47 15.8 10.9-22.3 210 84.2 77.7-89.1
50,000 or more 435 65 11.6 8.4-15.7 370 88.4 84.3-91.6
WIC recipient
No 737 114 13.2 10.4-16.7 623 86.8 83.3-89.6
Yes 573 87 13.3 10.1-17.2 486 86.7 82.8-89.9
Medicaid recipient
No 663 95 11.1 8.6-14.4 568 88.9 85.6-91.4
Yes 649 106 15.1 11.9-19.0 543 84.9 81.0-88.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 579 109 18.8 15.7-22.3 470 81.2 77.7-84.3
2500+ grams 733 92 12.8 10.4-15.5 641 87.2 84.5-89.6

~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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