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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

At any time during the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby, did you do any of the following things? I TALKED TO A HEALTH CARE WORKER ABOUT MY FAMILY MEDICAL HISTORY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1152 795 70.7 67.5-73.6 357 29.3 26.4-32.5
Age
< 20 years 119 87 75.5 65.0-83.7 32 24.5 16.3-35.0
20-24 years 264 200 77.7 71.4-83.0 64 22.3 17.0-28.6
25-34 years 592 407 68.4 63.9-72.6 185 31.6 27.4-36.1
35+ years 177 101 62.1 53.6-69.8 76 37.9 30.2-46.4
Race
White 832 567 70.9 67.4-74.3 265 29.1 25.7-32.6
Black 267 187 69.9 62.5-76.3 80 30.1 23.7-37.5
Other 53 41 70.9 54.7-83.1 12 29.1 16.9-45.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 105 74.9 66.3-82.0 40 25.1 18.0-33.7
No 1007 690 69.9 66.5-73.1 317 30.1 26.9-33.5
Education
< High School 198 147 77.8 70.1-84.0 51 22.2 16.0-29.9
High School 319 229 73.5 67.5-78.7 90 26.5 21.3-32.5
> High School 632 417 66.1 61.8-70.2 215 33.9 29.8-38.2
Marital Status
Married 707 464 67.6 63.7-71.4 243 32.4 28.6-36.3
Other 445 331 74.8 69.6-79.4 114 25.2 20.6-30.4
Income
14,999 or less 214 151 72.4 64.5-79.0 63 27.6 21.0-35.5
15,000-24,999 270 199 72.0 65.4-77.8 71 28.0 22.2-34.6
25,000-49,999 231 164 73.6 66.5-79.6 67 26.4 20.4-33.5
50,000 or more 375 236 64.8 59.2-69.9 139 35.2 30.1-40.8
WIC recipient
No 612 412 69.3 65.0-73.3 200 30.7 26.7-35.0
Yes 537 382 72.1 67.4-76.4 155 27.9 23.6-32.6
Medicaid recipient
No 571 374 67.2 62.8-71.4 197 32.8 28.6-37.2
Yes 581 421 73.6 69.2-77.7 160 26.4 22.3-30.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 397 264 67.5 62.8-71.9 133 32.5 28.1-37.2
2500+ grams 755 531 71.0 67.6-74.1 224 29.0 25.9-32.4

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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