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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? MEDICINES THAT ARE SAFE TO TAKE DURING MY PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1308 107 8.9 7.1-11.1 1201 91.1 88.9-92.9
Age
< 20 years 128 17 12.5 6.7-22.2 111 87.5 77.8-93.3
20-24 years 292 24 7.1 4.3-11.4 268 92.9 88.6-95.7
25-34 years 674 44 7.8 5.5-10.8 630 92.2 89.2-94.5
35+ years 214 22 12.8 7.8-20.2 192 87.2 79.8-92.2
Race
White 957 83 9.6 7.4-12.2 874 90.4 87.8-92.6
Black 281 17 7.0 3.9-12.4 264 93.0 87.6-96.1
Other 70 7 7.9 3.0-19.4 63 92.1 80.6-97.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 30 18.1 12.1-26.2 136 81.9 73.8-87.9
No 1142 77 7.1 5.4- 9.3 1065 92.9 90.7-94.6
Education
< High School 203 23 8.5 4.8-14.8 180 91.5 85.2-95.2
High School 389 35 11.1 7.5-16.1 354 88.9 83.9-92.5
> High School 714 49 7.7 5.6-10.5 665 92.3 89.5-94.4
Marital Status
Married 864 68 8.7 6.7-11.4 796 91.3 88.6-93.3
Other 444 39 9.1 6.1-13.3 405 90.9 86.7-93.9
Income
14,999 or less 337 39 13.5 9.3-19.0 298 86.5 81.0-90.7
15,000-24,999 171 20 12.9 7.9-20.3 151 87.1 79.7-92.1
25,000-49,999 255 16 6.1 3.2-11.5 239 93.9 88.5-96.8
50,000 or more 435 23 6.1 3.9- 9.5 412 93.9 90.5-96.1
WIC recipient
No 735 54 8.3 6.0-11.4 681 91.7 88.6-94.0
Yes 571 53 9.5 6.9-12.9 518 90.5 87.1-93.1
Medicaid recipient
No 662 46 8.1 5.8-11.2 616 91.9 88.8-94.2
Yes 646 61 9.5 7.0-12.9 585 90.5 87.1-93.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 576 42 7.6 5.6-10.1 534 92.4 89.9-94.4
2500+ grams 732 65 9.0 7.0-11.4 667 91.0 88.6-93.0

~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.

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