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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? MEDICINES THAT ARE SAFE TO TAKE DURING MY PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1535 128 8.5 6.9-10.5 1407 91.5 89.5-93.1
Age
< 20 years 161 14 9.5 4.9-17.6 147 90.5 82.4-95.1
20-24 years 399 48 11.4 8.0-16.0 351 88.6 84.0-92.0
25-34 years 783 59 7.8 5.7-10.5 724 92.2 89.5-94.3
35+ years 192 7 4.1 1.6- 9.7 185 95.9 90.3-98.4
Race
White 1060 87 7.9 6.1-10.1 973 92.1 89.9-93.9
Black 413 33 9.2 6.0-14.0 380 90.8 86.0-94.0
Other 62 8 16.9 8.0-32.1 54 83.1 67.9-92.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 21 13.2 8.0-20.8 142 86.8 79.2-92.0
No 1372 107 7.8 6.2- 9.8 1265 92.2 90.2-93.8
Education
< High School 302 39 14.4 10.0-20.3 263 85.6 79.7-90.0
High School 440 46 9.4 6.5-13.5 394 90.6 86.5-93.5
> High School 790 43 5.4 3.8- 7.6 747 94.6 92.4-96.2
Marital Status
Married 950 71 7.4 5.6- 9.7 879 92.6 90.3-94.4
Other 585 57 10.3 7.4-14.1 528 89.7 85.9-92.6
Income
14,999 or less 450 46 9.8 6.8-14.1 404 90.2 85.9-93.2
15,000-24,999 238 33 15.9 10.9-22.8 205 84.1 77.2-89.1
25,000-49,999 318 22 7.2 4.4-11.5 296 92.8 88.5-95.6
50,000 or more 417 18 3.3 1.8- 6.0 399 96.7 94.0-98.2
WIC recipient
No 779 46 5.4 3.7- 7.7 733 94.6 92.3-96.3
Yes 750 80 11.6 8.9-14.9 670 88.4 85.1-91.1
Medicaid recipient
No 713 41 5.1 3.5- 7.4 672 94.9 92.6-96.5
Yes 822 87 11.4 8.8-14.5 735 88.6 85.5-91.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 684 59 8.8 6.9-11.2 625 91.2 88.8-93.1
2500+ grams 851 69 8.5 6.8-10.7 782 91.5 89.3-93.2

#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 02OCT06

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