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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? PLACING YOUR BABY TO SLEEP ON HIS OR HER BACK OR SIDE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1438 148 9.8 8.0-11.8 1290 90.2 88.2-92.0
Age
< 20 years 154 11 8.9 4.3-17.5 143 91.1 82.5-95.7
20-24 years 397 34 8.7 5.8-12.9 363 91.3 87.1-94.2
25-34 years 708 80 9.8 7.5-12.7 628 90.2 87.3-92.5
35+ years 179 23 12.9 7.9-20.3 156 87.1 79.7-92.1
Race
White 985 105 9.4 7.4-11.8 880 90.6 88.2-92.6
Black 391 37 10.5 7.0-15.6 354 89.5 84.4-93.0
Other 62 6 12.0 5.2-25.4 56 88.0 74.6-94.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 16 8.2 4.3-15.1 128 91.8 84.9-95.7
No 1291 132 10.0 8.2-12.2 1159 90.0 87.8-91.8
Education
< High School 307 21 6.4 3.7-10.8 286 93.6 89.2-96.3
High School 427 35 10.7 7.4-15.1 392 89.3 84.9-92.6
> High School 703 91 10.7 8.3-13.7 612 89.3 86.3-91.7
Marital Status
Married 905 111 11.0 8.8-13.7 794 89.0 86.3-91.2
Other 533 37 7.5 5.0-11.1 496 92.5 88.9-95.0
Income
15,999 or less 387 28 9.3 6.1-13.9 359 90.7 86.1-93.9
16,000-24,999 191 17 8.2 4.5-14.3 174 91.8 85.7-95.5
25,000-39,999 208 23 10.7 6.4-17.1 185 89.3 82.9-93.6
40,000 or more 497 69 11.8 8.8-15.5 428 88.2 84.5-91.2
WIC recipient
No 743 96 11.6 9.1-14.7 647 88.4 85.3-90.9
Yes 688 52 7.9 5.7-10.9 636 92.1 89.1-94.3
Medicaid recipient
No 692 90 11.6 9.1-14.8 602 88.4 85.2-90.9
Yes 746 58 8.0 5.8-10.9 688 92.0 89.1-94.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 649 68 10.3 8.2-12.8 581 89.7 87.2-91.8
2500+ grams 789 80 9.7 7.9-12.0 709 90.3 88.0-92.1

#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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