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Received Counseling on Seatbelt Use*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 832 367 39.6 35.2-44.2 465 60.4 55.8-64.8
Age
< 20 years 125 58 38.1 27.3-50.2 67 61.9 49.8-72.7
20-24 years 217 96 43.3 34.3-52.8 121 56.7 47.2-65.7
25-34 years 396 158 33.2 27.4-39.5 238 66.8 60.5-72.6
35+ years 94 55 60.0 46.7-72.0 39 40.0 28.0-53.3
Mother's Race
White 567 252 40.1 34.9-45.6 315 59.9 54.4-65.1
African American 242 103 37.9 29.6-47.0 139 62.1 53.0-70.4
Other Minorities 23 12 42.6 19.8-69.1 11 57.4 30.9-80.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 19 6 7.1 2.4-19.3 13 92.9 80.7-97.6
No 813 361 40.2 35.8-44.9 452 59.8 55.1-64.2
Education
< High School 163 70 33.9 24.3-45.0 93 66.1 55.0-75.7
High School 285 125 44.1 36.2-52.3 160 55.9 47.7-63.8
> High School 384 172 39.0 33.1-45.3 212 61.0 54.7-66.9
Marital Status
Married 563 248 40.1 34.9-45.6 315 59.9 54.4-65.1
Other 269 119 38.6 30.8-47.1 150 61.4 52.9-69.2
Income
15,999 or less 253 111 38.9 30.5-48.1 142 61.1 51.9-69.5
16,000-24,999 130 58 36.1 24.9-49.2 72 63.9 50.8-75.1
25,000-39,999 138 55 35.8 26.4-46.4 83 64.2 53.6-73.6
40,000 or more 259 117 43.0 35.8-50.6 142 57.0 49.4-64.2
WIC recipient
No 452 194 37.9 32.3-43.9 258 62.1 56.1-67.7
Yes 377 171 41.1 34.3-48.2 206 58.9 51.8-65.7
Medicaid recipient
No 431 183 40.3 34.6-46.3 248 59.7 53.7-65.4
Yes 401 184 38.8 32.2-45.9 217 61.2 54.1-67.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 161 86 52.4 44.5-60.2 75 47.6 39.8-55.5
1500-2499 grams 259 118 45.1 39.0-51.3 141 54.9 48.7-61.0
2500+ grams 410 162 39.1 34.3-44.0 248 60.9 56.0-65.7

*Survey Question:
During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with you about any of the things listed?
16e. Using a seat belt during your pregnancy

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.