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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 with you about ? WHAT TO DO IF MY LABOR STARTS EARLY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 953 190 17.5 14.9-20.5 763 82.5 79.5-85.1
Age
< 20 years 83 15 13.1 6.6-24.4 68 86.9 75.6-93.4
20-24 years 219 38 15.6 10.8-21.9 181 84.4 78.1-89.2
25-34 years 494 101 17.7 14.3-21.8 393 82.3 78.2-85.7
35+ years 157 36 24.0 16.8-33.0 121 76.0 67.0-83.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 589 126 20.0 16.5-24.0 463 80.0 76.0-83.5
Non-Hispanic Black 198 33 12.2 7.8-18.5 165 87.8 81.5-92.2
Non-Hispanic Other 49 6 13.3 5.2-29.8 43 86.7 70.2-94.8
Latina 111 24 16.4 10.1-25.5 87 83.6 74.5-89.9
Education
< High School 146 30 17.9 11.5-26.9 116 82.1 73.1-88.5
High School 248 45 13.6 9.5-18.9 203 86.4 81.1-90.5
> High School 556 115 19.6 16.2-23.5 441 80.4 76.5-83.8
Marital Status
Married 612 121 17.3 14.2-20.8 491 82.7 79.2-85.8
Other 341 69 17.9 13.6-23.2 272 82.1 76.8-86.4
WIC recipient
No 516 118 20.9 17.1-25.2 398 79.1 74.8-82.9
Yes 434 72 14.6 11.1-18.8 362 85.4 81.2-88.9
Medicaid recipient
No 468 100 19.6 15.9-24.0 368 80.4 76.0-84.1
Yes 485 90 15.9 12.5-20.1 395 84.1 79.9-87.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 316 81 25.9 21.3-31.1 235 74.1 68.9-78.7
2500+ grams 637 109 16.8 14.1-20.0 528 83.2 80.0-85.9

*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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