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2004 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? WHAT TO DO IF MY LABOR STARTS EARLY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1535 232 12.4 10.5-14.6 1303 87.6 85.4-89.5
Age
< 20 years 160 20 13.0 7.4-21.9 140 87.0 78.1-92.6
20-24 years 398 60 12.1 8.7-16.7 338 87.9 83.3-91.3
25-34 years 787 120 12.4 9.9-15.4 667 87.6 84.6-90.1
35+ years 190 32 12.8 8.1-19.7 158 87.2 80.3-91.9
Race
White 1061 174 13.4 11.1-16.0 887 86.6 84.0-88.9
Black 412 47 8.7 5.7-13.0 365 91.3 87.0-94.3
Other 62 11 16.2 7.9-30.2 51 83.8 69.8-92.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 21 8.9 5.0-15.4 142 91.1 84.6-95.0
No 1372 211 13.0 11.0-15.4 1161 87.0 84.6-89.0
Education
< High School 301 35 8.5 5.3-13.2 266 91.5 86.8-94.7
High School 440 74 14.7 11.0-19.4 366 85.3 80.6-89.0
> High School 791 121 12.6 10.1-15.7 670 87.4 84.3-89.9
Marital Status
Married 949 156 13.0 10.7-15.7 793 87.0 84.3-89.3
Other 586 76 11.5 8.5-15.4 510 88.5 84.6-91.5
Income
14,999 or less 451 66 12.5 9.1-16.9 385 87.5 83.1-90.9
15,000-24,999 237 37 14.8 9.9-21.5 200 85.2 78.5-90.1
25,000-49,999 317 50 12.8 9.1-17.8 267 87.2 82.2-90.9
50,000 or more 418 71 13.5 10.1-17.8 347 86.5 82.2-89.9
WIC recipient
No 779 137 13.0 10.5-16.1 642 87.0 83.9-89.5
Yes 751 94 11.7 9.1-15.0 657 88.3 85.0-90.9
Medicaid recipient
No 715 118 12.3 9.7-15.4 597 87.7 84.6-90.3
Yes 820 114 12.6 9.9-15.7 706 87.4 84.3-90.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 685 130 18.8 16.1-21.9 555 81.2 78.1-83.9
2500+ grams 850 102 11.9 9.9-14.2 748 88.1 85.8-90.1

#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.

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