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2007 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 ? BIRTH CONTROL METHODS TO USE AFTER MY PREGNANCY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1629 288 15.7 13.7-18.0 1341 84.3 82.0-86.3
Age
< 20 years 189 25 13.6 8.4-21.2 164 86.4 78.8-91.6
20-24 years 387 62 13.7 10.0-18.5 325 86.3 81.5-90.0
25-34 years 824 141 15.2 12.4-18.4 683 84.8 81.6-87.6
35+ years 229 60 23.8 17.6-31.2 169 76.2 68.8-82.4
Race
White 1129 216 17.3 14.8-20.1 913 82.7 79.9-85.2
Black 431 63 11.5 8.0-16.3 368 88.5 83.7-92.0
Other 69 9 11.3 5.1-23.4 60 88.7 76.6-94.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 204 32 14.8 10.0-21.5 172 85.2 78.5-90.0
No 1422 256 15.9 13.7-18.5 1166 84.1 81.5-86.3
Education
< High School 321 39 12.0 8.2-17.3 282 88.0 82.7-91.8
High School 446 65 12.8 9.4-17.2 381 87.2 82.8-90.6
> High School 856 183 19.1 16.1-22.6 673 80.9 77.4-83.9
Marital Status
Married 997 201 17.8 15.1-20.8 796 82.2 79.2-84.9
Other 632 87 12.8 9.8-16.6 545 87.2 83.4-90.2
Income
14,999 or less 428 54 12.7 9.1-17.4 374 87.3 82.6-90.9
15,000-24,999 252 41 17.1 11.9-23.8 211 82.9 76.2-88.1
25,000-49,999 302 45 11.9 8.1-17.0 257 88.1 83.0-91.9
50,000 or more 538 134 21.3 17.4-25.7 404 78.7 74.3-82.6
WIC recipient
No 929 199 18.8 15.9-22.1 730 81.2 77.9-84.1
Yes 691 87 11.9 9.2-15.3 604 88.1 84.7-90.8
Medicaid recipient
No 778 181 20.6 17.3-24.3 597 79.4 75.7-82.7
Yes 851 107 11.6 9.2-14.6 744 88.4 85.4-90.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 747 147 18.5 16.0-21.4 600 81.5 78.6-84.0
2500+ grams 882 141 15.5 13.2-18.0 741 84.5 82.0-86.8

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

#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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