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2018 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 ask you about? IF I WAS TAKING ANY PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 904 37 4.2 2.9- 6.0 867 95.8 94.0-97.1
Age
< 25 years 212 11 5.0 2.5- 9.8 201 95.0 90.2-97.5
25-34 years 510 23 4.4 2.8- 7.0 487 95.6 93.0-97.2
35+ years 182 *** *** *** 179 97.7 91.0-99.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 495 13 3.4 1.9- 5.9 482 96.6 94.1-98.1
Non-Hispanic Black 158 *** *** *** 149 96.2 90.0-98.6
Non-Hispanic Other 66 *** *** *** 61 96.3 88.7-98.8
Latina 162 *** *** *** 152 92.1 85.9-95.7
Education
< High School 111 *** *** *** 102 92.1 84.7-96.1
High School 200 *** *** *** 190 94.0 87.8-97.2
> High School 592 18 3.0 1.7- 5.0 574 97.0 95.0-98.3
Marital Status
Married 582 19 3.2 2.0- 5.2 563 96.8 94.8-98.0
Other 322 18 5.8 3.3- 9.9 304 94.2 90.1-96.7
Medicaid recipient
No 499 19 4.0 2.4- 6.6 480 96.0 93.4-97.6
Yes 405 18 4.4 2.5- 7.6 387 95.6 92.4-97.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 288 12 4.6 2.6- 8.0 276 95.4 92.0-97.4
2500+ grams 616 25 4.1 2.7- 6.2 591 95.9 93.8-97.3

1Asked only of mothers who received prenatal care.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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