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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

At any time during the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby, did you do any of the following things? I TALKED TO A HEALTH CARE WORKER ABOUT MY FAMILY MEDICAL HISTORY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 953 679 73.7 70.4-76.8 274 26.3 23.2-29.6
Age
< 20 years 70 55 79.3 65.7-88.5 15 20.7 11.5-34.3
20-24 years 236 183 80.9 74.5-85.9 53 19.1 14.1-25.5
25-34 years 499 342 71.0 66.3-75.3 157 29.0 24.7-33.7
35+ years 148 99 67.0 57.6-75.3 49 33.0 24.7-42.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 522 365 73.5 69.0-77.5 157 26.5 22.5-31.0
Non-Hispanic Black 246 175 71.3 63.8-77.8 71 28.7 22.2-36.2
Non-Hispanic Other 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 123 94 76.5 67.4-83.7 29 23.5 16.3-32.6
Education
< High School 173 121 72.0 63.6-79.1 52 28.0 20.9-36.4
High School 193 143 76.4 68.8-82.7 50 23.6 17.3-31.2
> High School 586 414 73.2 69.0-77.0 172 26.8 23.0-31.0
Marital Status
Married 560 390 71.7 67.3-75.7 170 28.3 24.3-32.7
Other 392 289 77.0 71.7-81.5 103 23.0 18.5-28.3
WIC recipient
No 464 331 74.2 69.6-78.4 133 25.8 21.6-30.4
Yes 484 345 73.5 68.6-77.8 139 26.5 22.2-31.4
Medicaid recipient
No 407 283 72.0 66.9-76.6 124 28.0 23.4-33.1
Yes 546 396 75.0 70.5-79.0 150 25.0 21.0-29.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 217 66.7 61.1-71.8 108 33.3 28.2-38.9
2500+ grams 628 462 74.3 70.7-77.6 166 25.7 22.4-29.3

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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