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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 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 1526 235 13.2 11.3-15.4 1291 86.8 84.6-88.7
Age
< 20 years 157 11 6.0 2.6-13.3 146 94.0 86.7-97.4
20-24 years 399 50 8.9 6.1-12.7 349 91.1 87.3-93.9
25-34 years 780 129 15.8 12.9-19.2 651 84.2 80.8-87.1
35+ years 190 45 19.0 13.2-26.5 145 81.0 73.5-86.8
Race
White 1061 181 14.8 12.4-17.5 880 85.2 82.5-87.6
Black 404 37 5.9 3.6- 9.5 367 94.1 90.5-96.4
Other 61 17 24.9 14.2-39.9 44 75.1 60.1-85.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 169 16 6.3 3.2-12.1 153 93.7 87.9-96.8
No 1357 219 14.4 12.2-16.8 1138 85.6 83.2-87.8
Education
< High School 301 32 9.4 6.1-14.4 269 90.6 85.6-93.9
High School 444 57 8.6 5.9-12.2 387 91.4 87.8-94.1
> High School 778 144 17.6 14.6-21.1 634 82.4 78.9-85.4
Marital Status
Married 946 170 17.1 14.4-20.2 776 82.9 79.8-85.6
Other 580 65 7.0 4.9-10.1 515 93.0 89.9-95.1
Income
14,999 or less 445 57 9.9 6.9-14.0 388 90.1 86.0-93.1
15,000-24,999 236 30 10.3 6.5-16.0 206 89.7 84.0-93.5
25,000-49,999 316 45 11.5 8.0-16.2 271 88.5 83.8-92.0
50,000 or more 414 92 21.5 17.2-26.6 322 78.5 73.4-82.8
WIC recipient
No 773 144 16.7 13.8-20.1 629 83.3 79.9-86.2
Yes 742 88 9.6 7.3-12.5 654 90.4 87.5-92.7
Medicaid recipient
No 713 132 16.6 13.6-20.1 581 83.4 79.9-86.4
Yes 813 103 10.4 8.1-13.3 710 89.6 86.7-91.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 683 119 17.0 14.4-19.9 564 83.0 80.1-85.6
2500+ grams 843 116 12.9 10.8-15.3 727 87.1 84.7-89.2

#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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