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2011 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 ? WHAT HAPPENS IF A BABY IS SHAKEN*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 951 226 24.2 21.1-27.5 725 75.8 72.5-78.9
Age
< 20 years 69 15 24.7 14.5-39.0 54 75.3 61.0-85.5
20-24 years 233 35 15.8 11.0-22.2 198 84.2 77.8-89.0
25-34 years 506 131 26.9 22.7-31.5 375 73.1 68.5-77.3
35+ years 143 45 29.0 21.2-38.3 98 71.0 61.7-78.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 127 22.9 19.1-27.2 399 77.1 72.8-80.9
Non-Hispanic Black 240 57 25.6 19.3-33.1 183 74.4 66.9-80.7
Non-Hispanic Other 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 121 31 26.6 18.9-36.1 90 73.4 63.9-81.1
Education
< High School 169 35 21.7 15.2-29.9 134 78.3 70.1-84.8
High School 191 34 18.2 12.6-25.5 157 81.8 74.5-87.4
> High School 591 157 27.2 23.2-31.5 434 72.8 68.5-76.8
Marital Status
Married 561 148 26.1 22.2-30.4 413 73.9 69.6-77.8
Other 389 77 21.1 16.6-26.5 312 78.9 73.5-83.4
WIC recipient
No 469 132 28.4 24.0-33.3 337 71.6 66.7-76.0
Yes 479 93 19.9 16.0-24.6 386 80.1 75.4-84.0
Medicaid recipient
No 410 117 28.3 23.6-33.5 293 71.7 66.5-76.4
Yes 541 109 21.1 17.3-25.5 432 78.9 74.5-82.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 323 75 23.3 18.8-28.6 248 76.7 71.4-81.2
2500+ grams 628 151 24.2 21.0-27.8 477 75.8 72.2-79.0

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~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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