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2015 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 862 389 44.3 40.4-48.4 473 55.7 51.6-59.6
Age
< 20 years 39 19 53.3 34.6-71.1 20 46.7 28.9-65.4
20-24 years 151 64 39.2 30.2-49.0 87 60.8 51.0-69.8
25-34 years 511 228 43.6 38.6-48.8 283 56.4 51.2-61.4
35+ years 161 78 49.8 40.8-58.8 83 50.2 41.2-59.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 469 241 51.9 46.6-57.2 228 48.1 42.8-53.4
Non-Hispanic Black 196 74 37.4 28.9-46.7 122 62.6 53.3-71.1
Non-Hispanic Other 60 25 38.5 25.4-53.5 35 61.5 46.5-74.6
Latina 121 37 27.5 19.5-37.2 84 72.5 62.8-80.5
Education
< High School 112 38 32.4 22.7-44.0 74 67.6 56.0-77.3
High School 155 60 37.0 28.5-46.4 95 63.0 53.6-71.5
> High School 589 291 50.2 45.4-55.0 298 49.8 45.0-54.6
Marital Status
Married 582 284 49.6 44.8-54.3 298 50.4 45.7-55.2
Other 280 105 35.1 28.6-42.4 175 64.9 57.6-71.4
WIC recipient
No 525 267 51.0 45.9-56.0 258 49.0 44.0-54.1
Yes 326 114 34.4 28.4-41.0 212 65.6 59.0-71.6
Medicaid recipient
No 543 276 50.5 45.6-55.4 267 49.5 44.6-54.4
Yes 319 113 35.4 29.1-42.1 206 64.6 57.9-70.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 300 130 42.7 37.2-48.4 170 57.3 51.6-62.8
2500+ grams 562 259 44.5 40.2-48.8 303 55.5 51.2-59.8

The overall weighted response rate in 2015 was 51%. It fell short of the 55% 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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