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Received Counseling on Baby's Development*

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 65 6.3 4.4- 9.0 767 93.7 91.0-95.6
Age
< 20 years 125 4 0.4 0.1- 1.2 121 99.6 98.8-99.9
20-24 years 217 18 7.3 3.5-14.6 199 92.7 85.4-96.5
25-34 years 396 31 7.2 4.5-11.4 365 92.8 88.6-95.5
35+ years 94 12 9.8 4.5-20.1 82 90.2 79.9-95.5
Mother's Race
White 567 51 7.0 4.6-10.3 516 93.0 89.7-95.4
African American 242 11 3.5 1.4- 8.8 231 96.5 91.2-98.6
Other Minorities 23 3 15.0 3.7-44.6 20 85.0 55.4-96.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 19 6 23.5 5.0-64.0 13 76.5 36.0-95.0
No 813 59 6.0 4.1- 8.6 754 94.0 91.4-95.9
Education
< High School 163 15 8.7 4.1-17.7 148 91.3 82.3-95.9
High School 285 17 5.7 2.9-10.8 268 94.3 89.2-97.1
> High School 384 33 5.6 3.4- 9.0 351 94.4 91.0-96.6
Marital Status
Married 563 50 7.3 4.9-10.7 513 92.7 89.3-95.1
Other 269 15 4.3 1.9- 9.7 254 95.7 90.3-98.1
Income
15,999 or less 253 22 6.5 3.2-12.8 231 93.5 87.2-96.8
16,000-24,999 130 7 3.3 0.7-14.0 123 96.7 86.0-99.3
25,000-39,999 138 8 6.2 2.7-13.7 130 93.8 86.3-97.3
40,000 or more 259 24 7.5 4.4-12.3 235 92.5 87.7-95.6
WIC recipient
No 452 38 6.3 4.1- 9.8 414 93.7 90.2-95.9
Yes 377 25 5.9 3.2-10.6 352 94.1 89.4-96.8
Medicaid recipient
No 431 35 7.0 4.5-10.8 396 93.0 89.2-95.5
Yes 401 30 5.5 3.0- 9.9 371 94.5 90.1-97.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 161 11 6.1 3.4-10.8 150 93.9 89.2-96.6
1500-2499 grams 259 29 10.9 7.6-15.4 230 89.1 84.6-92.4
2500+ grams 410 24 6.0 4.0- 8.9 386 94.0 91.1-96.0

*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?
16i. How your baby grows and develops during your pregnancy

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