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

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 860 210 23.2 20.1-26.7 650 76.8 73.3-79.9
Age
< 20 years 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 151 25 15.4 9.8-23.2 126 84.6 76.8-90.2
25-34 years 511 143 26.2 22.0-30.8 368 73.8 69.2-78.0
35+ years 159 37 26.8 19.5-35.5 122 73.2 64.5-80.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 469 142 29.1 24.6-34.0 327 70.9 66.0-75.4
Non-Hispanic Black 195 31 13.4 8.5-20.6 164 86.6 79.4-91.5
Non-Hispanic Other 59 15 29.6 17.8-45.1 44 70.4 54.9-82.2
Latina 121 16 11.8 6.5-20.4 105 88.2 79.6-93.5
Education
< High School 111 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 154 26 18.5 12.1-27.3 128 81.5 72.7-87.9
> High School 589 174 28.3 24.3-32.6 415 71.7 67.4-75.7
Marital Status
Married 582 170 27.9 23.9-32.2 412 72.1 67.8-76.1
Other 278 40 15.0 10.4-21.0 238 85.0 79.0-89.6
WIC recipient
No 523 156 29.2 24.9-33.9 367 70.8 66.1-75.1
Yes 326 49 15.0 10.9-20.3 277 85.0 79.7-89.1
Medicaid recipient
No 541 156 27.3 23.2-31.9 385 72.7 68.1-76.8
Yes 319 54 17.3 12.9-22.8 265 82.7 77.2-87.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 298 64 19.8 15.8-24.6 234 80.2 75.4-84.2
2500+ grams 562 146 23.5 20.2-27.3 416 76.5 72.7-79.8

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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