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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 ? PLACING YOUR BABY TO SLEEP ON HIS OR HER BACK OR SIDE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 967 108 10.6 8.5-13.0 859 89.4 87.0-91.5
Age
< 20 years 82 8 6.6 2.6-15.7 74 93.4 84.3-97.4
20-24 years 223 11 5.1 2.5- 9.8 212 94.9 90.2-97.5
25-34 years 503 70 13.1 10.1-16.8 433 86.9 83.2-89.9
35+ years 159 19 14.4 8.8-22.5 140 85.6 77.5-91.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 592 67 11.2 8.6-14.4 525 88.8 85.6-91.4
Non-Hispanic Black 206 17 8.0 4.6-13.7 189 92.0 86.3-95.4
Non-Hispanic Other 52 10 11.6 5.1-24.1 42 88.4 75.9-94.9
Latina 111 13 10.8 5.9-19.0 98 89.2 81.0-94.1
Education
< High School 152 15 7.8 4.0-14.8 137 92.2 85.2-96.0
High School 249 19 6.7 3.9-11.1 230 93.3 88.9-96.1
> High School 563 72 13.1 10.2-16.6 491 86.9 83.4-89.8
Marital Status
Married 618 75 11.6 9.1-14.8 543 88.4 85.2-90.9
Other 349 33 9.0 6.1-13.2 316 91.0 86.8-93.9
WIC recipient
No 528 77 14.3 11.2-18.0 451 85.7 82.0-88.8
Yes 434 31 7.1 4.7-10.5 403 92.9 89.5-95.3
Medicaid recipient
No 474 64 13.3 10.1-17.2 410 86.7 82.8-89.9
Yes 493 44 8.4 6.0-11.7 449 91.6 88.3-94.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 38 11.2 8.2-15.1 287 88.8 84.9-91.8
2500+ grams 642 70 10.5 8.3-13.2 572 89.5 86.8-91.7

*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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