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2003 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 1411 288 16.4 14.1-19.0 1123 83.6 81.0-85.9
Age
< 20 years 150 46 22.0 14.5-31.8 104 78.0 68.2-85.5
20-24 years 390 99 22.4 17.6-28.0 291 77.6 72.0-82.4
25-34 years 693 112 11.8 9.2-15.0 581 88.2 85.0-90.8
35+ years 178 31 17.0 10.9-25.5 147 83.0 74.5-89.1
Race
White 969 180 14.5 12.0-17.4 789 85.5 82.6-88.0
Black 381 94 20.9 15.8-27.0 287 79.1 73.0-84.2
Other 61 14 26.5 14.9-42.5 47 73.5 57.5-85.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 132 63 44.4 34.8-54.4 69 55.6 45.6-65.2
No 1276 224 12.5 10.4-15.0 1052 87.5 85.0-89.6
Education
< High School 291 93 29.2 22.9-36.3 198 70.8 63.7-77.1
High School 423 101 21.3 16.8-26.7 322 78.7 73.3-83.2
> High School 696 93 7.7 5.7-10.4 603 92.3 89.6-94.3
Marital Status
Married 888 142 12.8 10.3-15.7 746 87.2 84.3-89.7
Other 523 146 23.1 18.7-28.1 377 76.9 71.9-81.3
Income
15,999 or less 378 117 28.2 22.7-34.5 261 71.8 65.5-77.3
16,000-24,999 189 43 21.2 14.8-29.4 146 78.8 70.6-85.2
25,000-39,999 206 41 10.1 6.2-16.0 165 89.9 84.0-93.8
40,000 or more 496 52 5.0 3.3- 7.5 444 95.0 92.5-96.7
WIC recipient
No 736 111 9.6 7.3-12.4 625 90.4 87.6-92.7
Yes 668 175 23.8 19.9-28.2 493 76.2 71.8-80.1
Medicaid recipient
No 687 83 7.6 5.6-10.2 604 92.4 89.8-94.4
Yes 724 205 24.9 21.1-29.2 519 75.1 70.8-78.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 630 175 28.6 25.2-32.2 455 71.4 67.8-74.8
2500+ grams 781 113 15.4 13.0-18.2 668 84.6 81.8-87.0

#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 22MAR05

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