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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 ? GETTING TESTED FOR HIV(THE VIRUS THAT CAUSES AIDS)*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 945 191 19.2 16.5-22.2 754 80.8 77.8-83.5
Age
< 20 years 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 236 34 13.8 9.4-19.7 202 86.2 80.3-90.6
25-34 years 497 111 22.0 18.2-26.4 386 78.0 73.6-81.8
35+ years 144 36 25.1 17.8-34.3 108 74.9 65.7-82.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 524 121 22.0 18.3-26.2 403 78.0 73.8-81.7
Non-Hispanic Black 240 31 12.3 8.0-18.2 209 87.7 81.8-92.0
Non-Hispanic Other 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 120 25 16.8 10.8-25.2 95 83.2 74.8-89.2
Education
< High School 167 21 9.1 5.2-15.4 146 90.9 84.6-94.8
High School 189 27 12.4 8.0-18.7 162 87.6 81.3-92.0
> High School 588 143 25.1 21.3-29.3 445 74.9 70.7-78.7
Marital Status
Married 556 142 24.4 20.6-28.6 414 75.6 71.4-79.4
Other 388 49 11.8 8.6-16.1 339 88.2 83.9-91.4
WIC recipient
No 461 124 27.6 23.2-32.4 337 72.4 67.6-76.8
Yes 481 66 11.5 8.6-15.1 415 88.5 84.9-91.4
Medicaid recipient
No 405 114 27.4 22.8-32.5 291 72.6 67.5-77.2
Yes 540 77 13.2 10.2-16.8 463 86.8 83.2-89.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 320 63 19.7 15.4-24.8 257 80.3 75.2-84.6
2500+ grams 625 128 19.2 16.3-22.4 497 80.8 77.6-83.7

*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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