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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 with you about ? USING A SEAT BELT DURING MY PREGNANCY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1137 556 47.4 44.0-50.7 581 52.6 49.3-56.0
Age
< 20 years 115 52 42.2 31.9-53.2 63 57.8 46.8-68.1
20-24 years 259 111 42.9 36.0-50.1 148 57.1 49.9-64.0
25-34 years 589 302 49.6 45.0-54.2 287 50.4 45.8-55.0
35+ years 174 91 51.3 42.8-59.8 83 48.7 40.2-57.2
Race
White 826 431 51.4 47.6-55.3 395 48.6 44.7-52.4
Black 260 100 35.2 28.3-42.7 160 64.8 57.3-71.7
Other 51 25 45.2 30.2-61.0 26 54.8 39.0-69.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 141 58 40.0 31.4-49.3 83 60.0 50.7-68.6
No 996 498 48.6 45.0-52.3 498 51.4 47.7-55.0
Education
< High School 191 81 40.8 32.7-49.4 110 59.2 50.6-67.3
High School 313 132 41.0 34.9-47.4 181 59.0 52.6-65.1
> High School 629 341 53.7 49.2-58.1 288 46.3 41.9-50.8
Marital Status
Married 702 367 51.3 47.1-55.5 335 48.7 44.5-52.9
Other 435 189 41.9 36.5-47.6 246 58.1 52.4-63.5
Income
14,999 or less 202 79 41.7 33.7-50.2 123 58.3 49.8-66.3
15,000-24,999 268 123 42.9 36.3-49.7 145 57.1 50.3-63.7
25,000-49,999 232 119 48.3 40.9-55.8 113 51.7 44.2-59.1
50,000 or more 377 215 56.8 51.1-62.3 162 43.2 37.7-48.9
WIC recipient
No 606 331 53.7 49.1-58.1 275 46.3 41.9-50.9
Yes 530 224 40.9 36.1-45.9 306 59.1 54.1-63.9
Medicaid recipient
No 571 310 52.9 48.3-57.5 261 47.1 42.5-51.7
Yes 566 246 42.5 37.7-47.4 320 57.5 52.6-62.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 389 186 46.3 41.4-51.3 203 53.7 48.7-58.6
2500+ grams 748 370 47.4 43.8-51.1 378 52.6 48.9-56.2

*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.

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