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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 with you about any of the things listed below? BIRTH CONTROL METHODS TO USE AFTER YOUR PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1448 228 14.5 12.4-16.9 1220 85.5 83.1-87.6
Age
< 20 years 156 16 9.0 4.6-17.0 140 91.0 83.0-95.4
20-24 years 394 42 9.4 6.4-13.7 352 90.6 86.3-93.6
25-34 years 718 131 17.1 14.0-20.6 587 82.9 79.4-86.0
35+ years 180 39 20.6 14.1-29.0 141 79.4 71.0-85.9
Race
White 994 170 15.7 13.2-18.6 824 84.3 81.4-86.8
Black 391 47 10.5 7.1-15.4 344 89.5 84.6-92.9
Other 63 11 14.5 7.0-27.6 52 85.5 72.4-93.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 21 12.7 7.6-20.4 124 87.3 79.6-92.4
No 1300 205 14.5 12.3-17.0 1095 85.5 83.0-87.7
Education
< High School 313 31 9.7 6.2-14.7 282 90.3 85.3-93.8
High School 427 48 10.3 7.2-14.7 379 89.7 85.3-92.8
> High School 707 149 19.3 16.1-23.0 558 80.7 77.0-83.9
Marital Status
Married 915 177 18.9 16.0-22.1 738 81.1 77.9-84.0
Other 533 51 6.4 4.2- 9.6 482 93.6 90.4-95.8
Income
15,999 or less 391 42 8.7 5.7-13.1 349 91.3 86.9-94.3
16,000-24,999 191 31 15.7 10.3-23.2 160 84.3 76.8-89.7
25,000-39,999 210 35 12.8 8.2-19.4 175 87.2 80.6-91.8
40,000 or more 499 111 21.7 17.7-26.3 388 78.3 73.7-82.3
WIC recipient
No 750 153 20.2 17.0-24.0 597 79.8 76.0-83.0
Yes 694 75 8.4 6.1-11.3 619 91.6 88.7-93.9
Medicaid recipient
No 701 139 20.0 16.7-23.8 562 80.0 76.2-83.3
Yes 747 89 9.2 6.9-12.2 658 90.8 87.8-93.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 655 108 16.2 13.6-19.1 547 83.8 80.9-86.4
2500+ grams 793 120 14.3 12.1-16.9 673 85.7 83.1-87.9

#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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