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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRECONCEPTION CARE

During any of your health care visits in the 12 months before you got pregnant, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker do any of the following things? ASKED ME IF SOMEONE WAS HURTING ME EMOTIONALLY OR PHYSICALLY1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 624 286 46.0 41.5-50.6 338 54.0 49.4-58.5
Age
< 25 years 122 39 33.7 24.3-44.6 83 66.3 55.4-75.7
25-34 years 360 180 50.0 44.0-55.9 180 50.0 44.1-56.0
35+ years 142 67 48.8 39.5-58.1 75 51.2 41.9-60.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 388 200 53.9 48.3-59.3 188 46.1 40.7-51.7
Non-Hispanic Black 104 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 75 19 21.0 12.7-32.7 56 79.0 67.3-87.3
Education
< High School 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 118 40 31.8 22.5-42.9 78 68.2 57.1-77.5
> High School 455 235 52.3 47.0-57.5 220 47.7 42.5-53.0
Marital Status
Married 438 225 51.9 46.7-57.1 213 48.1 42.9-53.3
Other 186 61 33.8 25.8-42.8 125 66.2 57.2-74.2
Medicaid recipient
No 376 203 54.7 49.1-60.3 173 45.3 39.7-50.9
Yes 248 83 34.1 27.2-41.7 165 65.9 58.3-72.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 196 78 38.9 32.2-46.0 118 61.1 54.0-67.8
2500+ grams 428 208 46.6 41.7-51.6 220 53.4 48.4-58.3

1Asked of mothers who reported health care visit before pregnancy.
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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