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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 ? GETTING TESTED FOR HIV(THE VIRUS THAT CAUSES AIDS)*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1340 150 10.9 9.2-12.9 1190 89.1 87.1-90.8
Age
< 20 years 146 17 10.1 5.7-17.3 129 89.9 82.7-94.3
20-24 years 313 22 7.0 4.4-11.1 291 93.0 88.9-95.6
25-34 years 675 78 11.0 8.7-14.0 597 89.0 86.0-91.3
35+ years 206 33 17.5 12.4-24.1 173 82.5 75.9-87.6
Race
White 951 112 11.6 9.5-14.0 839 88.4 86.0-90.5
Black 324 32 9.1 6.0-13.6 292 90.9 86.4-94.0
Other 65 6 8.7 3.6-19.7 59 91.3 80.3-96.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 178 13 7.4 4.0-13.1 165 92.6 86.9-96.0
No 1161 137 11.5 9.6-13.8 1024 88.5 86.2-90.4
Education
< High School 257 23 8.1 5.0-12.8 234 91.9 87.2-95.0
High School 360 41 10.6 7.4-14.8 319 89.4 85.2-92.6
> High School 720 85 12.3 9.9-15.2 635 87.7 84.8-90.1
Marital Status
Married 819 109 12.9 10.5-15.6 710 87.1 84.4-89.5
Other 521 41 8.0 5.7-11.2 480 92.0 88.8-94.3
Income
14,999 or less 360 32 7.7 5.1-11.6 328 92.3 88.4-94.9
15,000-24,999 174 19 10.6 6.4-16.9 155 89.4 83.1-93.6
25,000-49,999 263 31 13.0 9.0-18.4 232 87.0 81.6-91.0
50,000 or more 438 59 14.0 10.8-17.9 379 86.0 82.1-89.2
WIC recipient
No 729 95 13.2 10.7-16.2 634 86.8 83.8-89.3
Yes 607 55 8.4 6.2-11.3 552 91.6 88.7-93.8
Medicaid recipient
No 631 92 14.7 11.9-18.0 539 85.3 82.0-88.1
Yes 709 58 7.7 5.7-10.3 651 92.3 89.7-94.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 433 49 11.1 8.5-14.3 384 88.9 85.7-91.5
2500+ grams 907 101 10.9 9.0-13.1 806 89.1 86.9-91.0

*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.

This page was generated on 20MAY10

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