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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 ? PRETERM LABOR SIGNS*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 956 191 18.1 15.5-21.0 765 81.9 79.0-84.5
Age
< 20 years 83 9 9.8 4.5-20.2 74 90.2 79.8-95.5
20-24 years 221 40 16.1 11.3-22.5 181 83.9 77.5-88.7
25-34 years 494 111 20.1 16.4-24.3 383 79.9 75.7-83.6
35+ years 158 31 21.0 14.2-29.8 127 79.0 70.2-85.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 590 131 21.7 18.1-25.7 459 78.3 74.3-81.9
Non-Hispanic Black 199 27 10.2 6.3-16.1 172 89.8 83.9-93.7
Non-Hispanic Other 47 6 10.7 4.3-24.5 41 89.3 75.5-95.7
Latina 114 26 16.9 10.7-25.8 88 83.1 74.2-89.3
Education
< High School 150 26 14.4 8.9-22.5 124 85.6 77.5-91.1
High School 248 45 14.5 10.3-20.0 203 85.5 80.0-89.7
> High School 555 120 21.5 17.9-25.6 435 78.5 74.4-82.1
Marital Status
Married 611 129 19.3 16.1-23.1 482 80.7 76.9-83.9
Other 345 62 16.3 12.3-21.3 283 83.7 78.7-87.7
WIC recipient
No 515 119 22.0 18.1-26.3 396 78.0 73.7-81.9
Yes 437 72 14.7 11.3-18.9 365 85.3 81.1-88.7
Medicaid recipient
No 466 99 20.2 16.4-24.6 367 79.8 75.4-83.6
Yes 490 92 16.5 13.0-20.6 398 83.5 79.4-87.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 318 74 23.2 18.8-28.2 244 76.8 71.8-81.2
2500+ grams 638 117 17.6 14.8-20.8 521 82.4 79.2-85.2

*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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