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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 PLANNED TO USE BIRTH CONTROL AFTER THE NEW BABY WAS BORN1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 900 130 13.6 11.2-16.4 770 86.4 83.6-88.8
Age
< 25 years 211 22 11.1 7.0-17.2 189 88.9 82.8-93.0
25-34 years 507 83 16.4 13.1-20.4 424 83.6 79.6-86.9
35+ years 182 25 9.1 5.6-14.3 157 90.9 85.7-94.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 492 86 17.3 13.9-21.5 406 82.7 78.5-86.1
Non-Hispanic Black 158 11 4.6 1.9-10.9 147 95.4 89.1-98.1
Non-Hispanic Other 66 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 161 12 7.4 3.9-13.6 149 92.6 86.4-96.1
Education
< High School 110 *** *** *** 105 95.8 89.5-98.4
High School 199 20 11.3 6.9-18.1 179 88.7 81.9-93.1
> High School 590 105 16.0 13.0-19.6 485 84.0 80.4-87.0
Marital Status
Married 579 103 17.6 14.4-21.3 476 82.4 78.7-85.6
Other 321 27 7.1 4.3-11.6 294 92.9 88.4-95.7
Medicaid recipient
No 496 91 16.9 13.6-20.8 405 83.1 79.2-86.4
Yes 404 39 9.9 6.8-14.1 365 90.1 85.9-93.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 288 43 13.7 10.2-18.1 245 86.3 81.9-89.8
2500+ grams 612 87 13.6 11.1-16.6 525 86.4 83.4-88.9

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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