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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 with you about ? USING A SEAT BELT DURING MY PREGNANCY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 945 465 48.7 45.0-52.4 480 51.3 47.6-55.0
Age
< 20 years 68 28 38.9 26.2-53.2 40 61.1 46.8-73.8
20-24 years 233 112 49.2 41.7-56.7 121 50.8 43.3-58.3
25-34 years 499 234 46.4 41.5-51.3 265 53.6 48.7-58.5
35+ years 145 91 64.4 54.7-72.9 54 35.6 27.1-45.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 521 293 55.5 50.6-60.3 228 44.5 39.7-49.4
Non-Hispanic Black 240 94 38.7 31.4-46.5 146 61.3 53.5-68.6
Non-Hispanic Other 53 29 57.5 41.3-72.2 24 42.5 27.8-58.7
Latina 120 42 33.0 24.5-42.8 78 67.0 57.2-75.5
Education
< High School 168 55 30.5 22.9-39.4 113 69.5 60.6-77.1
High School 188 80 44.3 36.2-52.8 108 55.7 47.2-63.8
> High School 588 330 56.4 51.8-60.9 258 43.6 39.1-48.2
Marital Status
Married 557 315 56.0 51.3-60.7 242 44.0 39.3-48.7
Other 387 149 37.9 32.3-43.8 238 62.1 56.2-67.7
WIC recipient
No 460 269 59.0 53.8-64.0 191 41.0 36.0-46.2
Yes 480 194 39.4 34.4-44.6 286 60.6 55.4-65.6
Medicaid recipient
No 406 238 57.4 51.9-62.8 168 42.6 37.2-48.1
Yes 539 227 42.3 37.4-47.3 312 57.7 52.7-62.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 320 151 45.6 40.1-51.1 169 54.4 48.9-59.9
2500+ grams 625 314 49.0 45.0-53.0 311 51.0 47.0-55.0

*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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