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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

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 below? HOW USING ILLEGAL DRUGS COULD AFFECT YOUR BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1616 482 31.4 28.5-34.4 1134 68.6 65.6-71.5
Age
< 20 years 224 26 10.8 6.4-17.5 198 89.2 82.5-93.6
20-24 years 430 104 25.3 20.2-31.1 326 74.7 68.9-79.8
25-34 years 780 276 37.8 33.5-42.2 504 62.2 57.8-66.5
35+ years 182 76 45.5 36.2-55.0 106 54.5 45.0-63.8
Race
White 1097 366 33.3 30.0-36.9 731 66.7 63.1-70.0
Black 459 101 25.7 20.2-32.0 358 74.3 68.0-79.8
Other 60 15 31.5 18.7-47.8 45 68.5 52.2-81.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 165 34 19.2 12.8-27.7 131 80.8 72.3-87.2
No 1449 447 33.1 30.0-36.3 1002 66.9 63.7-70.0
Education
< High School 351 50 16.5 11.8-22.5 301 83.5 77.5-88.2
High School 504 126 26.3 21.5-31.7 378 73.7 68.3-78.5
> High School 757 305 41.8 37.4-46.3 452 58.2 53.7-62.6
Marital Status
Married 1025 381 38.6 34.9-42.4 644 61.4 57.6-65.1
Other 591 101 17.9 14.0-22.6 490 82.1 77.4-86.0
Income
15,999 or less 487 88 18.8 14.5-24.1 399 81.2 75.9-85.5
16,000-24,999 179 44 28.6 20.8-38.0 135 71.4 62.0-79.2
25,000-39,999 245 73 29.7 22.8-37.7 172 70.3 62.3-77.2
40,000 or more 545 248 47.4 42.3-52.6 297 52.6 47.4-57.7
WIC recipient
No 830 349 45.5 41.3-49.8 481 54.5 50.2-58.7
Yes 776 130 16.4 13.1-20.2 646 83.6 79.8-86.9
Medicaid recipient
No 806 323 42.5 38.3-46.8 483 57.5 53.2-61.7
Yes 810 159 19.7 16.2-23.7 651 80.3 76.3-83.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 305 86 27.5 23.2-32.4 219 72.5 67.6-76.8
1500 - 2499 grams 483 122 23.9 20.4-27.8 361 76.1 72.2-79.6
2500+ grams 828 274 31.9 28.9-35.2 554 68.1 64.8-71.1

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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