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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? WHAT TO DO IF YOUR LABOR STARTS EARLY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1620 301 16.0 13.8-18.5 1319 84.0 81.5-86.2
Age
< 20 years 224 38 13.9 8.9-21.1 186 86.1 78.9-91.1
20-24 years 430 74 12.7 9.1-17.4 356 87.3 82.6-90.9
25-34 years 785 147 17.3 14.1-21.0 638 82.7 79.0-85.9
35+ years 181 42 21.6 14.7-30.5 139 78.4 69.5-85.3
Race
White 1101 218 17.0 14.4-20.0 883 83.0 80.0-85.6
Black 460 73 13.2 9.2-18.4 387 86.8 81.6-90.8
Other 59 10 16.1 7.5-31.3 49 83.9 68.7-92.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 36 20.8 14.0-29.7 127 79.2 70.3-86.0
No 1455 265 15.4 13.1-18.0 1190 84.6 82.0-86.9
Education
< High School 349 62 18.0 13.2-24.2 287 82.0 75.8-86.8
High School 502 85 14.1 10.6-18.5 417 85.9 81.5-89.4
> High School 765 153 16.1 13.1-19.7 612 83.9 80.3-86.9
Marital Status
Married 1029 196 17.5 14.7-20.6 833 82.5 79.4-85.3
Other 591 105 13.4 10.0-17.7 486 86.6 82.3-90.0
Income
15,999 or less 487 82 15.2 11.3-20.3 405 84.8 79.7-88.7
16,000-24,999 179 35 21.3 14.4-30.2 144 78.7 69.8-85.6
25,000-39,999 246 48 13.5 8.9-20.1 198 86.5 79.9-91.1
40,000 or more 551 113 17.7 14.1-22.0 438 82.3 78.0-85.9
WIC recipient
No 836 184 17.8 14.7-21.3 652 82.2 78.7-85.3
Yes 775 117 14.4 11.4-18.1 658 85.6 81.9-88.6
Medicaid recipient
No 811 159 17.5 14.5-21.0 652 82.5 79.0-85.5
Yes 809 142 14.5 11.5-18.1 667 85.5 81.9-88.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 304 90 29.1 24.6-34.0 214 70.9 66.0-75.4
1500 - 2499 grams 488 82 16.4 13.4-19.8 406 83.6 80.2-86.6
2500+ grams 828 129 15.8 13.4-18.5 699 84.2 81.5-86.6

#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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