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Received Counseling on AIDS Testing*

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 1720 249 14.2 12.2-16.5 1471 85.8 83.5-87.8
Age
< 20 years 255 28 11.4 7.0-18.0 227 88.6 82.0-93.0
20-24 years 449 56 12.9 9.4-17.5 393 87.1 82.5-90.6
25-34 years 822 128 15.6 12.7-19.1 694 84.4 80.9-87.3
35+ years 194 37 15.4 9.8-23.2 157 84.6 76.8-90.2
Mother's Race
White 1167 176 14.8 12.4-17.5 991 85.2 82.5-87.6
African American 493 62 12.1 8.4-17.0 431 87.9 83.0-91.6
Other Minorities 60 11 18.2 8.4-34.9 49 81.8 65.1-91.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 101 13 10.4 5.2-19.6 88 89.6 80.4-94.8
No 1619 236 14.6 12.5-17.0 1383 85.4 83.0-87.5
Education
< High School 385 44 8.5 5.5-13.0 341 91.5 87.0-94.5
High School 570 85 15.6 11.9-20.2 485 84.4 79.8-88.1
> High School 764 119 16.3 13.2-19.8 645 83.7 80.2-86.8
Marital Status
Married 1142 183 15.9 13.4-18.8 959 84.1 81.2-86.6
Other 578 66 10.5 7.5-14.5 512 89.5 85.5-92.5
Income
15,999 or less 492 63 10.5 7.4-14.8 429 89.5 85.2-92.6
16,000-24,999 270 35 11.1 7.0-17.1 235 88.9 82.9-93.0
25,000-39,999 265 41 17.9 12.7-24.6 224 82.1 75.4-87.3
40,000 or more 532 88 17.2 13.5-21.6 444 82.8 78.4-86.5
WIC recipient
No 906 155 16.5 13.6-19.8 751 83.5 80.2-86.4
Yes 804 92 11.5 8.8-14.8 712 88.5 85.2-91.2
Medicaid recipient
No 866 137 15.5 12.7-18.8 729 84.5 81.2-87.3
Yes 854 112 12.8 10.0-16.2 742 87.2 83.8-90.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 308 59 18.9 14.8-23.7 249 81.1 76.3-85.2
1500-2499 grams 538 64 11.6 9.2-14.6 474 88.4 85.4-90.8
2500+ grams 869 126 14.4 12.2-16.9 743 85.6 83.1-87.8

*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.