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2009 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 ? WHAT HAPPENS IF A BABY IS SHAKEN*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1153 281 23.9 21.2-26.9 872 76.1 73.1-78.8
Age
< 20 years 117 26 20.5 13.1-30.6 91 79.5 69.4-86.9
20-24 years 265 55 21.2 16.0-27.6 210 78.8 72.4-84.0
25-34 years 594 144 24.6 20.9-28.8 450 75.4 71.2-79.1
35+ years 177 56 28.8 21.9-36.9 121 71.2 63.1-78.1
Race
White 835 215 25.5 22.3-28.9 620 74.5 71.1-77.7
Black 264 53 20.2 14.8-26.9 211 79.8 73.1-85.2
Other 54 13 18.0 9.4-31.8 41 82.0 68.2-90.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 31 18.4 12.4-26.4 113 81.6 73.6-87.6
No 1009 250 24.9 21.9-28.1 759 75.1 71.9-78.1
Education
< High School 193 40 19.2 13.4-26.8 153 80.8 73.2-86.6
High School 316 67 19.8 15.2-25.3 249 80.2 74.7-84.8
> High School 640 173 28.1 24.3-32.2 467 71.9 67.8-75.7
Marital Status
Married 711 189 26.8 23.3-30.6 522 73.2 69.4-76.7
Other 442 92 20.0 15.9-24.8 350 80.0 75.2-84.1
Income
14,999 or less 214 38 15.8 10.7-22.6 176 84.2 77.4-89.3
15,000-24,999 270 61 23.7 18.4-30.0 209 76.3 70.0-81.6
25,000-49,999 236 60 23.6 18.0-30.3 176 76.4 69.7-82.0
50,000 or more 379 108 29.1 24.3-34.5 271 70.9 65.5-75.7
WIC recipient
No 618 162 26.4 22.6-30.5 456 73.6 69.5-77.4
Yes 533 118 21.4 17.5-25.7 415 78.6 74.3-82.5
Medicaid recipient
No 577 156 26.8 23.0-31.0 421 73.2 69.0-77.0
Yes 576 125 21.4 17.7-25.6 451 78.6 74.4-82.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 394 91 22.8 19.0-27.2 303 77.2 72.8-81.0
2500+ grams 759 190 24.0 21.1-27.2 569 76.0 72.8-78.9

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~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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