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2010 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 ? THE BACTERIA GROUP B STREP (OR BETA STREP) THAT MOTHERS CAN PASS TO THEIR NEWBORNS DURING BIRTH*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 963 253 24.6 21.5-28.0 710 75.4 72.0-78.5
Age
< 20 years 81 33 42.1 29.9-55.4 48 57.9 44.6-70.1
20-24 years 223 58 24.6 18.6-31.7 165 75.4 68.3-81.4
25-34 years 500 126 22.2 18.3-26.6 374 77.8 73.4-81.7
35+ years 159 36 19.9 13.3-28.5 123 80.1 71.5-86.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 591 119 18.7 15.3-22.7 472 81.3 77.3-84.7
Non-Hispanic Black 206 71 30.8 23.8-38.9 135 69.2 61.1-76.2
Non-Hispanic Other 51 14 31.1 18.1-47.9 37 68.9 52.1-81.9
Latina 109 48 36.9 27.3-47.6 61 63.1 52.4-72.7
Education
< High School 150 60 37.4 28.5-47.3 90 62.6 52.7-71.5
High School 249 72 26.7 20.9-33.4 177 73.3 66.6-79.1
> High School 561 121 18.8 15.4-22.7 440 81.2 77.3-84.6
Marital Status
Married 615 134 18.8 15.6-22.6 481 81.2 77.4-84.4
Other 348 119 32.6 27.0-38.8 229 67.4 61.2-73.0
WIC recipient
No 525 115 18.9 15.3-23.2 410 81.1 76.8-84.7
Yes 433 137 30.0 25.2-35.3 296 70.0 64.7-74.8
Medicaid recipient
No 471 88 15.0 11.7-19.0 383 85.0 81.0-88.3
Yes 492 165 32.1 27.4-37.1 327 67.9 62.9-72.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 323 115 36.7 31.6-42.2 208 63.3 57.8-68.4
2500+ grams 640 138 23.5 20.2-27.2 502 76.5 72.8-79.8

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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