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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 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 1498 442 30.7 27.9-33.7 1056 69.3 66.3-72.1
Age
< 20 years 190 24 13.3 8.1-21.0 166 86.7 79.0-91.9
20-24 years 388 83 24.0 19.0-29.7 305 76.0 70.3-81.0
25-34 years 739 252 35.1 31.0-39.4 487 64.9 60.6-69.0
35+ years 181 83 44.1 35.5-53.0 98 55.9 47.0-64.5
Race
White 1030 352 34.9 31.5-38.5 678 65.1 61.5-68.5
Black 395 72 19.1 14.3-25.1 323 80.9 74.9-85.7
Other 73 18 20.8 11.8-34.0 55 79.2 66.0-88.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 31 19.4 12.9-28.2 118 80.6 71.8-87.1
No 1349 411 32.1 29.0-35.2 938 67.9 64.8-71.0
Education
< High School 329 42 11.9 8.2-16.9 287 88.1 83.1-91.8
High School 429 104 25.5 20.5-31.3 325 74.5 68.7-79.5
> High School 737 295 42.6 38.4-47.0 442 57.4 53.0-61.6
Marital Status
Married 954 361 38.3 34.7-42.1 593 61.7 57.9-65.3
Other 544 81 15.0 11.4-19.5 463 85.0 80.5-88.6
Income
15,999 or less 441 76 18.4 14.1-23.6 365 81.6 76.4-85.9
16,000-24,999 166 43 26.9 19.2-36.2 123 73.1 63.8-80.8
25,000-39,999 203 59 24.5 18.0-32.4 144 75.5 67.6-82.0
40,000 or more 541 239 45.9 41.0-51.0 302 54.1 49.0-59.0
WIC recipient
No 805 313 40.2 36.2-44.4 492 59.8 55.6-63.8
Yes 684 129 19.2 15.7-23.3 555 80.8 76.7-84.3
Medicaid recipient
No 734 297 40.8 36.6-45.1 437 59.2 54.9-63.4
Yes 764 145 19.7 16.3-23.6 619 80.3 76.4-83.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 669 177 25.1 22.1-28.4 492 74.9 71.6-77.9
2500+ grams 829 265 31.2 28.2-34.4 564 68.8 65.6-71.8

#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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