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Received Counseling on Baby's Development*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1747 176 9.3 7.7-11.3 1571 90.7 88.7-92.3
Age
< 20 years 269 11 2.8 1.1- 7.0 258 97.2 93.0-98.9
20-24 years 477 51 9.9 6.9-14.0 426 90.1 86.0-93.1
25-34 years 799 89 10.7 8.3-13.7 710 89.3 86.3-91.7
35+ years 202 25 10.8 6.3-17.9 177 89.2 82.1-93.7
Mother's Race
White 1155 138 11.3 9.2-13.8 1017 88.7 86.2-90.8
African American 526 34 4.5 2.6- 7.6 492 95.5 92.4-97.4
Other Minorities 66 4 3.0 0.6-13.5 62 97.0 86.5-99.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 83 11 10.4 4.9-20.6 72 89.6 79.4-95.1
No 1663 164 9.2 7.5-11.1 1499 90.8 88.9-92.5
Education
< High School 366 23 6.3 3.7-10.7 343 93.7 89.3-96.3
High School 585 62 8.7 6.2-12.1 523 91.3 87.9-93.8
> High School 794 91 11.4 8.9-14.5 703 88.6 85.5-91.1
Marital Status
Married 1150 135 10.9 8.9-13.4 1015 89.1 86.6-91.1
Other 597 41 6.1 3.8- 9.4 556 93.9 90.6-96.2
Income
15,999 or less 531 38 5.6 3.5- 8.8 493 94.4 91.2-96.5
16,000-24,999 273 43 14.7 10.0-20.9 230 85.3 79.1-90.0
25,000-39,999 281 38 11.9 7.9-17.5 243 88.1 82.5-92.1
40,000 or more 525 48 9.4 6.7-13.0 477 90.6 87.0-93.3
WIC recipient
No 919 114 11.2 8.9-14.0 805 88.8 86.0-91.1
Yes 813 61 7.2 5.2- 9.9 752 92.8 90.1-94.8
Medicaid recipient
No 883 93 10.2 7.9-12.9 790 89.8 87.1-92.1
Yes 864 83 8.4 6.3-11.3 781 91.6 88.7-93.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 302 37 11.7 8.5-15.9 265 88.3 84.1-91.5
1500-2499 grams 540 52 9.6 7.3-12.4 488 90.4 87.6-92.7
2500+ grams 902 86 9.3 7.6-11.4 816 90.7 88.6-92.4

*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.