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2008 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 ? THE BACTERIA GROUP B STREP (OR BETA STREP) THAT MOTHERS CAN PASS TO THEIR NEWBORNS DURING BIRTH*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1319 269 17.6 15.4-20.1 1050 82.4 79.9-84.6
Age
< 20 years 141 52 33.1 24.7-42.7 89 66.9 57.3-75.3
20-24 years 310 76 20.0 15.4-25.6 234 80.0 74.4-84.6
25-34 years 665 111 14.9 12.0-18.2 554 85.1 81.8-88.0
35+ years 203 30 11.7 7.6-17.5 173 88.3 82.5-92.4
Race
White 935 176 16.5 14.0-19.3 759 83.5 80.7-86.0
Black 321 77 19.7 15.0-25.3 244 80.3 74.7-85.0
Other 63 16 26.4 15.8-40.5 47 73.6 59.5-84.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 67 39.0 31.1-47.6 99 61.0 52.4-68.9
No 1152 202 14.0 11.9-16.4 950 86.0 83.6-88.1
Education
< High School 242 83 29.8 23.7-36.7 159 70.2 63.3-76.3
High School 362 92 23.1 18.4-28.5 270 76.9 71.5-81.6
> High School 712 94 9.7 7.6-12.3 618 90.3 87.7-92.4
Marital Status
Married 807 130 14.1 11.6-17.0 677 85.9 83.0-88.4
Other 512 139 22.9 19.0-27.3 373 77.1 72.7-81.0
Income
14,999 or less 353 126 31.8 26.4-37.7 227 68.2 62.3-73.6
15,000-24,999 172 37 18.5 12.8-25.9 135 81.5 74.1-87.2
25,000-49,999 263 33 10.7 7.2-15.6 230 89.3 84.4-92.8
50,000 or more 437 40 6.8 4.7- 9.8 397 93.2 90.2-95.3
WIC recipient
No 718 91 9.7 7.5-12.3 627 90.3 87.7-92.5
Yes 593 177 26.7 22.8-31.0 416 73.3 69.0-77.2
Medicaid recipient
No 628 69 8.4 6.3-11.1 559 91.6 88.9-93.7
Yes 691 200 25.7 22.1-29.6 491 74.3 70.4-77.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 428 134 32.2 28.0-36.8 294 67.8 63.2-72.0
2500+ grams 891 135 16.3 14.0-19.0 756 83.7 81.0-86.0

*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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