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Received Counseling on AIDS Testing*

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 1744 249 14.0 12.1-16.2 1495 86.0 83.8-87.9
Age
< 20 years 268 29 11.0 6.8-17.1 239 89.0 82.9-93.2
20-24 years 476 59 12.6 9.2-17.1 417 87.4 82.9-90.8
25-34 years 799 129 15.9 13.0-19.3 670 84.1 80.7-87.0
35+ years 201 32 13.3 8.2-20.8 169 86.7 79.2-91.8
Mother's Race
White 1153 182 16.2 13.8-19.1 971 83.8 80.9-86.2
African American 525 60 8.5 5.8-12.4 465 91.5 87.6-94.2
Other Minorities 66 7 6.4 1.9-19.2 59 93.6 80.8-98.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 83 4 5.3 1.7-15.0 79 94.7 85.0-98.3
No 1660 245 14.8 12.7-17.1 1415 85.2 82.9-87.3
Education
< High School 363 36 9.7 6.4-14.5 327 90.3 85.5-93.6
High School 584 80 13.0 9.8-16.9 504 87.0 83.1-90.2
> High School 795 132 16.6 13.6-20.1 663 83.4 79.9-86.4
Marital Status
Married 1149 187 16.6 14.1-19.5 962 83.4 80.5-85.9
Other 595 62 8.7 6.1-12.3 533 91.3 87.7-93.9
Income
15,999 or less 531 57 11.8 8.6-16.1 474 88.2 83.9-91.4
16,000-24,999 272 29 9.5 6.0-14.8 243 90.5 85.2-94.0
25,000-39,999 281 42 15.9 11.2-22.1 239 84.1 77.9-88.8
40,000 or more 525 104 19.2 15.3-23.7 421 80.8 76.3-84.7
WIC recipient
No 920 166 17.5 14.6-20.8 754 82.5 79.2-85.4
Yes 809 82 10.2 7.8-13.4 727 89.8 86.6-92.2
Medicaid recipient
No 883 155 17.6 14.7-20.9 728 82.4 79.1-85.3
Yes 861 94 10.0 7.6-13.0 767 90.0 87.0-92.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 300 44 14.6 11.0-19.2 256 85.4 80.8-89.0
1500-2499 grams 541 74 13.2 10.5-16.3 467 86.8 83.7-89.5
2500+ grams 900 131 14.1 12.0-16.5 769 85.9 83.5-88.0

*Survey Question:
During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with
out any of the things listed? 16l. Getting your blood tested for HIV(the virus that causes AIDS)

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