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2018 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRECONCEPTION CARE

What type of health care visit did you have in the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby? VISIT FOR AN ILLNESS OR CHRONIC CONDITION1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 622 527 86.0 82.6-88.8 95 14.0 11.2-17.4
Age
< 25 years 120 101 83.9 74.5-90.2 19 16.1 9.8-25.5
25-34 years 359 304 87.5 83.4-90.7 55 12.5 9.3-16.6
35+ years 143 122 84.3 76.4-89.9 21 15.7 10.1-23.6
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 388 313 81.6 76.9-85.5 75 18.4 14.5-23.1
Non-Hispanic Black 101 91 94.4 86.4-97.8 *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 75 67 88.0 77.1-94.1 *** *** ***
Education
< High School 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 111 95 89.0 81.2-93.8 16 11.0 6.2-18.8
> High School 463 390 85.1 81.1-88.4 73 14.9 11.6-18.9
Marital Status
Married 437 364 84.2 80.0-87.6 73 15.8 12.4-20.0
Other 185 163 89.8 83.5-93.9 22 10.2 6.1-16.5
Medicaid recipient
No 389 329 85.3 80.9-88.7 60 14.7 11.3-19.1
Yes 233 198 87.1 81.4-91.2 35 12.9 8.8-18.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 195 162 82.5 76.3-87.3 33 17.5 12.7-23.7
2500+ grams 427 365 86.3 82.7-89.2 62 13.7 10.8-17.3

1Asked of mothers who reported a 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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