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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 with you about ? HOW USING ILLEGAL DRUGS COULD AFFECT MY BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1342 400 30.9 28.2-33.7 942 69.1 66.3-71.8
Age
< 20 years 147 20 14.3 8.8-22.4 127 85.7 77.6-91.2
20-24 years 313 69 22.9 17.9-28.7 244 77.1 71.3-82.1
25-34 years 676 230 35.2 31.3-39.3 446 64.8 60.7-68.7
35+ years 206 81 42.0 34.7-49.7 125 58.0 50.3-65.3
Race
White 952 304 32.7 29.5-36.1 648 67.3 63.9-70.5
Black 325 71 22.4 17.5-28.3 254 77.6 71.7-82.5
Other 65 25 42.2 29.3-56.2 40 57.8 43.8-70.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 180 37 21.3 15.3-28.8 143 78.7 71.2-84.7
No 1161 362 32.6 29.6-35.7 799 67.4 64.3-70.4
Education
< High School 259 40 15.8 11.3-21.6 219 84.2 78.4-88.7
High School 362 79 23.2 18.5-28.7 283 76.8 71.3-81.5
> High School 717 279 41.6 37.7-45.7 438 58.4 54.3-62.3
Marital Status
Married 818 307 38.3 34.7-42.1 511 61.7 57.9-65.3
Other 524 93 20.0 16.3-24.3 431 80.0 75.7-83.7
Income
14,999 or less 362 60 18.6 14.2-23.8 302 81.4 76.2-85.8
15,000-24,999 174 37 20.8 14.8-28.4 137 79.2 71.6-85.2
25,000-49,999 262 92 36.8 30.5-43.5 170 63.2 56.5-69.5
50,000 or more 438 185 43.9 38.8-49.0 253 56.1 51.0-61.2
WIC recipient
No 728 281 40.5 36.6-44.5 447 59.5 55.5-63.4
Yes 611 118 20.2 16.7-24.1 493 79.8 75.9-83.3
Medicaid recipient
No 631 262 42.5 38.3-46.8 369 57.5 53.2-61.7
Yes 711 138 21.1 17.8-24.8 573 78.9 75.2-82.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 436 99 21.6 18.1-25.6 337 78.4 74.4-81.9
2500+ grams 906 301 31.7 28.8-34.8 605 68.3 65.2-71.2

*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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