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Received Counseling on Seatbelt Use*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1721 712 40.5 37.6-43.6 1009 59.5 56.4-62.4
Age
< 20 years 256 104 36.6 29.0-45.0 152 63.4 55.0-71.0
20-24 years 446 203 44.0 38.0-50.1 243 56.0 49.9-62.0
25-34 years 824 331 40.5 36.2-44.8 493 59.5 55.2-63.8
35+ years 195 74 37.8 29.4-47.0 121 62.2 53.0-70.6
Mother's Race
White 1168 507 42.8 39.3-46.4 661 57.2 53.6-60.7
African American 493 181 33.5 27.7-39.8 312 66.5 60.2-72.3
Other Minorities 60 24 38.9 24.4-55.7 36 61.1 44.3-75.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 104 34 36.3 26.0-47.9 70 63.7 52.1-74.0
No 1617 678 40.9 37.8-44.1 939 59.1 55.9-62.2
Education
< High School 387 135 31.8 25.9-38.4 252 68.2 61.6-74.1
High School 573 252 41.9 36.5-47.5 321 58.1 52.5-63.5
> High School 760 324 44.1 39.8-48.5 436 55.9 51.5-60.2
Marital Status
Married 1140 472 42.0 38.4-45.6 668 58.0 54.4-61.6
Other 581 240 37.4 32.1-42.9 341 62.6 57.1-67.9
Income
15,999 or less 493 214 41.6 35.7-47.6 279 58.4 52.4-64.3
16,000-24,999 268 111 42.6 34.9-50.6 157 57.4 49.4-65.1
25,000-39,999 263 108 33.8 26.9-41.4 155 66.2 58.6-73.1
40,000 or more 532 232 45.8 40.6-51.1 300 54.2 48.9-59.4
WIC recipient
No 902 387 42.4 38.3-46.5 515 57.6 53.5-61.7
Yes 808 321 38.4 34.0-43.0 487 61.6 57.0-66.0
Medicaid recipient
No 863 361 42.4 38.3-46.6 502 57.6 53.4-61.7
Yes 858 351 38.5 34.1-43.0 507 61.5 57.0-65.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 308 152 48.4 42.8-54.1 156 51.6 45.9-57.2
1500-2499 grams 538 199 36.9 32.9-41.1 339 63.1 58.9-67.1
2500+ grams 870 359 40.7 37.4-44.0 511 59.3 56.0-62.6

*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.