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2002 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 to you about any of the things listed below? THE BACTERIA GROUP B STREP (OR BETA STREP) THAT MOTHERS CAN PASS TO THEIR NEWBORNS DURING BIRTH

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1469 379 20.3 17.9-22.9 1090 79.7 77.1-82.1
Age
< 20 years 189 63 24.1 17.3-32.7 126 75.9 67.3-82.7
20-24 years 374 115 28.2 22.9-34.3 259 71.8 65.7-77.1
25-34 years 726 156 15.4 12.5-18.8 570 84.6 81.2-87.5
35+ years 180 45 19.6 13.5-27.5 135 80.4 72.5-86.5
Race
White 1014 245 19.5 16.7-22.5 769 80.5 77.5-83.3
Black 387 111 21.4 16.4-27.5 276 78.6 72.5-83.6
Other 68 23 27.3 16.6-41.4 45 72.7 58.6-83.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 135 68 45.6 35.6-56.1 67 54.4 43.9-64.4
No 1334 311 17.7 15.3-20.3 1023 82.3 79.7-84.7
Education
< High School 316 116 31.2 25.3-37.8 200 68.8 62.2-74.7
High School 414 114 22.0 17.3-27.5 300 78.0 72.5-82.7
> High School 736 149 14.5 11.7-17.8 587 85.5 82.2-88.3
Marital Status
Married 948 196 17.0 14.4-20.1 752 83.0 79.9-85.6
Other 521 183 27.3 22.6-32.5 338 72.7 67.5-77.4
Income
15,999 or less 425 165 33.0 27.5-39.0 260 67.0 61.0-72.5
16,000-24,999 166 38 15.5 9.9-23.6 128 84.5 76.4-90.1
25,000-39,999 202 46 17.6 12.0-25.0 156 82.4 75.0-88.0
40,000 or more 536 88 12.2 9.3-15.7 448 87.8 84.3-90.7
WIC recipient
No 797 160 16.0 13.1-19.2 637 84.0 80.8-86.9
Yes 659 214 25.4 21.5-29.9 445 74.6 70.1-78.5
Medicaid recipient
No 734 129 13.6 10.9-16.8 605 86.4 83.2-89.1
Yes 735 250 27.9 24.0-32.3 485 72.1 67.7-76.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 661 228 34.6 31.1-38.3 433 65.4 61.7-68.9
2500+ grams 808 151 19.0 16.5-21.9 657 81.0 78.1-83.5

#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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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