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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? OTHER TYPES OF VISITS1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 622 536 87.3 84.0-90.0 86 12.7 10.0-16.0
Age
< 25 years 120 109 93.2 86.5-96.7 11 6.8 3.3-13.5
25-34 years 358 309 86.7 82.1-90.3 49 13.3 9.7-17.9
35+ years 144 118 82.5 74.1-88.6 26 17.5 11.4-25.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 388 327 85.5 81.3-88.9 61 14.5 11.1-18.7
Non-Hispanic Black 101 90 88.0 77.0-94.1 11 12.0 5.9-23.0
Non-Hispanic Other 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 75 70 93.5 83.0-97.7 *** *** ***
Education
< High School 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 112 96 88.4 79.5-93.8 16 11.6 6.2-20.5
> High School 462 394 86.2 82.2-89.4 68 13.8 10.6-17.8
Marital Status
Married 438 371 86.0 82.0-89.2 67 14.0 10.8-18.0
Other 184 165 90.1 83.1-94.4 19 9.9 5.6-16.9
Medicaid recipient
No 389 328 85.5 81.2-88.9 61 14.5 11.1-18.8
Yes 233 208 90.1 84.1-93.9 25 9.9 6.1-15.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 196 163 83.4 77.5-88.0 33 16.6 12.0-22.5
2500+ grams 426 373 87.6 84.0-90.5 53 12.4 9.5-16.0

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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