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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? TEST ME FOR HIV1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 624 398 60.7 56.0-65.2 226 39.3 34.8-44.0
Age
< 25 years 122 54 43.2 33.2-53.9 68 56.8 46.1-66.8
25-34 years 361 241 62.9 56.7-68.7 120 37.1 31.3-43.3
35+ years 141 103 73.4 63.7-81.3 38 26.6 18.7-36.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 388 291 72.4 67.0-77.3 97 27.6 22.7-33.0
Non-Hispanic Black 105 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 74 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 50 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 118 *** *** *** *** *** ***
> High School 455 324 68.6 63.2-73.5 131 31.4 26.5-36.8
Marital Status
Married 438 315 70.7 65.6-75.3 123 29.3 24.7-34.4
Other 186 83 40.1 31.8-49.0 103 59.9 51.0-68.2
Medicaid recipient
No 376 278 72.8 67.4-77.7 98 27.2 22.3-32.6
Yes 248 120 44.3 37.0-51.9 128 55.7 48.1-63.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 197 119 57.9 50.7-64.7 78 42.1 35.3-49.3
2500+ grams 427 279 60.9 55.9-65.8 148 39.1 34.2-44.1

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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