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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? MEDICINES THAT ARE SAFE TO TAKE DURING YOUR PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1448 110 7.5 6.0- 9.4 1338 92.5 90.6-94.0
Age
< 20 years 156 13 8.6 4.2-16.7 143 91.4 83.3-95.8
20-24 years 394 34 9.2 6.1-13.7 360 90.8 86.3-93.9
25-34 years 716 46 6.3 4.4- 8.9 670 93.7 91.1-95.6
35+ years 182 17 7.7 4.1-14.0 165 92.3 86.0-95.9
Race
White 997 74 6.9 5.2- 9.1 923 93.1 90.9-94.8
Black 388 27 7.8 4.8-12.6 361 92.2 87.4-95.2
Other 63 9 16.6 7.9-31.4 54 83.4 68.6-92.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 13 8.1 4.3-14.9 133 91.9 85.1-95.7
No 1299 96 7.3 5.7- 9.4 1203 92.7 90.6-94.3
Education
< High School 312 25 7.2 4.3-11.9 287 92.8 88.1-95.7
High School 428 33 9.3 6.2-13.5 395 90.7 86.5-93.8
> High School 707 52 6.6 4.6- 9.2 655 93.4 90.8-95.4
Marital Status
Married 916 70 8.3 6.3-10.8 846 91.7 89.2-93.7
Other 532 40 6.1 3.9- 9.3 492 93.9 90.7-96.1
Income
15,999 or less 391 39 8.2 5.3-12.6 352 91.8 87.4-94.7
16,000-24,999 191 20 10.9 6.4-18.1 171 89.1 81.9-93.6
25,000-39,999 210 15 6.2 3.2-11.6 195 93.8 88.4-96.8
40,000 or more 499 26 5.6 3.6- 8.5 473 94.4 91.5-96.4
WIC recipient
No 750 48 6.8 4.9- 9.4 702 93.2 90.6-95.1
Yes 694 62 8.3 6.0-11.4 632 91.7 88.6-94.0
Medicaid recipient
No 701 36 5.7 3.9- 8.1 665 94.3 91.9-96.1
Yes 747 74 9.3 6.9-12.4 673 90.7 87.6-93.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 658 52 7.8 6.1-10.1 606 92.2 89.9-93.9
2500+ grams 790 58 7.5 5.8- 9.6 732 92.5 90.4-94.2

#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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