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2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care or new baby doctor visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with you about the following? WHAT YOU MIGHT DO WITH A CRYING BABY TO QUIET HIM OR HER

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 952 217 22.4 19.5-25.7 735 77.6 74.3-80.5
Age
< 20 years 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 207 46 22.5 16.5-29.9 161 77.5 70.1-83.5
25-34 years 533 118 21.6 17.9-26.0 415 78.4 74.0-82.1
35+ years 165 46 27.2 20.2-35.6 119 72.8 64.4-79.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 506 122 23.2 19.3-27.6 384 76.8 72.4-80.7
Non-Hispanic Black 183 31 16.9 11.3-24.5 152 83.1 75.5-88.7
Non-Hispanic Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 187 47 26.5 19.8-34.6 140 73.5 65.4-80.2
Education
< High School 171 35 22.2 15.6-30.5 136 77.8 69.5-84.4
High School 188 41 20.2 14.4-27.7 147 79.8 72.3-85.6
> High School 592 141 23.4 19.6-27.5 451 76.6 72.5-80.4
Marital Status
Married 584 142 24.2 20.4-28.3 442 75.8 71.7-79.6
Other 368 75 19.6 15.1-25.0 293 80.4 75.0-84.9
WIC recipient
No 552 135 23.6 19.7-27.9 417 76.4 72.1-80.3
Yes 392 82 21.4 17.0-26.6 310 78.6 73.4-83.0
Medicaid recipient
No 581 133 22.7 19.0-26.8 448 77.3 73.2-81.0
Yes 371 84 22.0 17.4-27.5 287 78.0 72.5-82.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 332 73 21.6 17.4-26.4 259 78.4 73.6-82.6
2500+ grams 620 144 22.5 19.3-26.0 476 77.5 74.0-80.7

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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