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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? REGULAR CHECKUP AT MY OB/GYN'S OFFICE1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 628 261 42.7 38.2-47.3 367 57.3 52.7-61.8
Age
< 25 years 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
25-34 years 361 130 36.6 31.0-42.5 231 63.4 57.5-69.0
35+ years 145 59 42.6 33.8-52.0 86 57.4 48.0-66.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 390 152 41.1 35.8-46.6 238 58.9 53.4-64.2
Non-Hispanic Black 102 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Non-Hispanic Other 43 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 76 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 49 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 113 *** *** *** *** *** ***
> High School 465 180 40.8 35.8-46.1 285 59.2 53.9-64.2
Marital Status
Married 441 167 39.8 34.8-45.0 274 60.2 55.0-65.2
Other 187 94 48.8 39.9-57.7 93 51.2 42.3-60.1
Medicaid recipient
No 390 132 36.0 30.8-41.6 258 64.0 58.4-69.2
Yes 238 129 52.5 44.7-60.2 109 47.5 39.8-55.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 196 79 42.7 35.8-49.9 117 57.3 50.1-64.2
2500+ grams 432 182 42.7 37.9-47.6 250 57.3 52.4-62.1

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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