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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 997 311 33.1 29.6-36.9 686 66.9 63.1-70.4
Age
< 20 years 95 22 15.7 8.7-26.9 73 84.3 73.1-91.3
20-24 years 243 51 21.3 15.4-28.7 192 78.7 71.3-84.6
25-34 years 507 186 40.8 35.7-46.2 321 59.2 53.8-64.3
35+ years 152 52 38.2 29.1-48.2 100 61.8 51.8-70.9
Race
White 720 240 34.6 30.5-38.9 480 65.4 61.1-69.5
Black 239 61 28.7 21.3-37.3 178 71.3 62.7-78.7
Other 38 10 28.8 14.6-49.0 28 71.2 51.0-85.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 124 36 29.6 21.0-39.9 88 70.4 60.1-79.0
No 873 275 33.8 30.0-37.8 598 66.2 62.2-70.0
Education
< High School 191 36 16.8 11.3-24.4 155 83.2 75.6-88.7
High School 286 70 27.5 21.1-34.8 216 72.5 65.2-78.9
> High School 518 203 42.5 37.4-47.8 315 57.5 52.2-62.6
Marital Status
Married 641 240 39.6 35.1-44.2 401 60.4 55.8-64.9
Other 356 71 21.4 16.3-27.7 285 78.6 72.3-83.7
Income
14,999 or less 284 59 23.5 17.6-30.6 225 76.5 69.4-82.4
15,000-24,999 155 46 35.7 26.4-46.2 109 64.3 53.8-73.6
25,000-49,999 174 58 34.5 26.7-43.4 116 65.5 56.6-73.3
50,000 or more 294 133 48.4 41.6-55.3 161 51.6 44.7-58.4
WIC recipient
No 543 201 40.6 35.7-45.7 342 59.4 54.3-64.3
Yes 450 107 24.0 19.3-29.4 343 76.0 70.6-80.7
Medicaid recipient
No 467 187 42.5 37.3-48.0 280 57.5 52.0-62.7
Yes 530 124 24.7 20.3-29.8 406 75.3 70.2-79.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 449 117 25.5 21.7-29.6 332 74.5 70.4-78.3
2500+ grams 548 194 33.8 30.0-37.9 354 66.2 62.1-70.0

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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