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2014 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 971 597 59.9 56.2-63.5 374 40.1 36.5-43.8
Age
< 20 years 49 37 68.4 50.2-82.3 12 31.6 17.7-49.8
20-24 years 214 146 67.0 59.2-74.0 68 33.0 26.0-40.8
25-34 years 540 318 57.4 52.4-62.2 222 42.6 37.8-47.6
35+ years 168 96 54.9 46.2-63.4 72 45.1 36.6-53.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 510 290 58.6 53.6-63.3 220 41.4 36.7-46.4
Non-Hispanic Black 190 117 55.5 46.7-63.8 73 44.5 36.2-53.3
Non-Hispanic Other 59 43 71.9 55.8-83.8 16 28.1 16.2-44.2
Latina 191 139 69.0 60.7-76.2 52 31.0 23.8-39.3
Education
< High School 177 125 63.6 54.5-71.8 52 36.4 28.2-45.5
High School 192 130 67.1 58.8-74.5 62 32.9 25.5-41.2
> High School 601 342 56.2 51.6-60.8 259 43.8 39.2-48.4
Marital Status
Married 590 340 56.6 51.9-61.1 250 43.4 38.9-48.1
Other 381 257 65.2 59.1-70.9 124 34.8 29.1-40.9
WIC recipient
No 560 327 57.8 53.0-62.4 233 42.2 37.6-47.0
Yes 396 260 62.6 56.6-68.2 136 37.4 31.8-43.4
Medicaid recipient
No 595 349 57.3 52.6-61.8 246 42.7 38.2-47.4
Yes 376 248 63.7 57.6-69.4 128 36.3 30.6-42.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 339 223 66.1 60.8-71.0 116 33.9 29.0-39.2
2500+ grams 632 374 59.4 55.4-63.3 258 40.6 36.7-44.6

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** 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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