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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 to you about ? PLACING YOUR BABY TO SLEEP ON HIS OR HER BACK OR SIDE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1612 273 15.5 13.5-17.9 1339 84.5 82.1-86.5
Age
< 20 years 187 26 15.6 10.0-23.7 161 84.4 76.3-90.0
20-24 years 384 51 10.9 7.6-15.4 333 89.1 84.6-92.4
25-34 years 815 150 17.3 14.3-20.8 665 82.7 79.2-85.7
35+ years 226 46 17.9 12.5-24.9 180 82.1 75.1-87.5
Race
White 1125 197 16.2 13.7-18.9 928 83.8 81.1-86.3
Black 419 60 12.6 8.8-17.6 359 87.4 82.4-91.2
Other 68 16 20.9 11.4-35.3 52 79.1 64.7-88.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 200 28 12.4 8.0-18.7 172 87.6 81.3-92.0
No 1409 245 16.2 13.9-18.7 1164 83.8 81.3-86.1
Education
< High School 314 39 11.9 8.0-17.2 275 88.1 82.8-92.0
High School 436 68 16.2 12.2-21.1 368 83.8 78.9-87.8
> High School 856 166 16.8 14.0-20.1 690 83.2 79.9-86.0
Marital Status
Married 993 186 17.2 14.6-20.3 807 82.8 79.7-85.4
Other 619 87 13.1 10.0-16.9 532 86.9 83.1-90.0
Income
14,999 or less 422 56 13.1 9.4-17.8 366 86.9 82.2-90.6
15,000-24,999 251 33 15.3 10.3-22.0 218 84.7 78.0-89.7
25,000-49,999 300 53 14.0 9.8-19.5 247 86.0 80.5-90.2
50,000 or more 538 119 20.2 16.4-24.6 419 79.8 75.4-83.6
WIC recipient
No 919 190 17.8 15.0-21.0 729 82.2 79.0-85.0
Yes 680 82 13.1 10.2-16.7 598 86.9 83.3-89.8
Medicaid recipient
No 777 167 19.3 16.1-22.9 610 80.7 77.1-83.9
Yes 835 106 12.3 9.8-15.5 729 87.7 84.5-90.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 739 135 17.6 15.1-20.4 604 82.4 79.6-84.9
2500+ grams 873 138 15.4 13.1-17.9 735 84.6 82.1-86.9

*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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