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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

At any time during the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby, did you do any of the following things? I TALKED TO A HEALTH CARE WORKER ABOUT MY FAMILY MEDICAL HISTORY1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 908 543 62.2 58.4-65.8 365 37.8 34.2-41.6
Age
< 25 years 212 145 67.3 59.3-74.5 67 32.7 25.5-40.7
25-34 years 514 310 63.8 58.9-68.4 204 36.2 31.6-41.1
35+ years 182 88 50.2 41.8-58.6 94 49.8 41.4-58.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 494 305 64.8 60.0-69.3 189 35.2 30.7-40.0
Non-Hispanic Black 162 100 62.8 52.8-71.9 62 37.2 28.1-47.2
Non-Hispanic Other 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 163 79 50.9 42.4-59.4 84 49.1 40.6-57.6
Education
< High School 114 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 200 131 69.4 61.4-76.3 69 30.6 23.7-38.6
> High School 593 349 60.5 55.9-65.0 244 39.5 35.0-44.1
Marital Status
Married 578 332 60.7 56.2-65.0 246 39.3 35.0-43.8
Other 330 211 64.5 57.8-70.7 119 35.5 29.3-42.2
Medicaid recipient
No 501 277 58.6 53.7-63.4 224 41.4 36.6-46.3
Yes 407 266 66.2 60.3-71.7 141 33.8 28.3-39.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 292 159 56.7 50.8-62.3 133 43.3 37.7-49.2
2500+ grams 616 384 62.7 58.6-66.6 232 37.3 33.4-41.4

1Asked of all mothers.
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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