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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 ? MEDICINES THAT ARE SAFE TO TAKE DURING MY PREGNANCY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 955 78 8.6 6.7-10.9 877 91.4 89.1-93.3
Age
< 20 years 83 6 7.8 3.1-18.3 77 92.2 81.7-96.9
20-24 years 221 15 7.9 4.6-13.4 206 92.1 86.6-95.4
25-34 years 494 40 8.3 5.9-11.6 454 91.7 88.4-94.1
35+ years 157 17 11.3 6.6-18.5 140 88.7 81.5-93.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 591 40 7.8 5.6-10.8 551 92.2 89.2-94.4
Non-Hispanic Black 199 16 6.9 3.7-12.4 183 93.1 87.6-96.3
Non-Hispanic Other 49 5 9.0 3.2-23.2 44 91.0 76.8-96.8
Latina 110 16 13.2 7.7-21.6 94 86.8 78.4-92.3
Education
< High School 146 12 8.9 4.6-16.3 134 91.1 83.7-95.4
High School 248 19 7.1 4.2-11.7 229 92.9 88.3-95.8
> High School 558 46 9.0 6.6-12.1 512 91.0 87.9-93.4
Marital Status
Married 613 49 8.4 6.2-11.3 564 91.6 88.7-93.8
Other 342 29 8.8 5.8-13.1 313 91.2 86.9-94.2
WIC recipient
No 517 45 9.2 6.7-12.5 472 90.8 87.5-93.3
Yes 434 33 8.1 5.5-11.7 401 91.9 88.3-94.5
Medicaid recipient
No 469 37 8.5 6.0-11.9 432 91.5 88.1-94.0
Yes 486 41 8.6 6.1-12.1 445 91.4 87.9-93.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 317 23 7.4 5.0-10.9 294 92.6 89.1-95.0
2500+ grams 638 55 8.7 6.7-11.2 583 91.3 88.8-93.3

*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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