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2005 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 1001 101 9.3 7.3-11.8 900 90.7 88.2-92.7
Age
< 20 years 95 11 14.2 7.2-26.0 84 85.8 74.0-92.8
20-24 years 243 22 7.2 4.0-12.7 221 92.8 87.3-96.0
25-34 years 510 57 10.1 7.3-13.7 453 89.9 86.3-92.7
35+ years 153 11 6.8 3.3-13.4 142 93.2 86.6-96.7
Race
White 723 72 9.8 7.4-12.8 651 90.2 87.2-92.6
Black 240 24 6.9 3.8-12.4 216 93.1 87.6-96.2
Other 38 5 13.4 4.6-33.1 33 86.6 66.9-95.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 126 24 18.3 11.6-27.6 102 81.7 72.4-88.4
No 875 77 7.6 5.7-10.1 798 92.4 89.9-94.3
Education
< High School 193 19 11.8 7.2-18.9 174 88.2 81.1-92.8
High School 288 31 9.5 5.9-15.0 257 90.5 85.0-94.1
> High School 518 51 8.2 5.8-11.4 467 91.8 88.6-94.2
Marital Status
Married 643 62 9.7 7.3-12.9 581 90.3 87.1-92.7
Other 358 39 8.7 5.6-13.3 319 91.3 86.7-94.4
Income
14,999 or less 286 36 11.0 7.1-16.6 250 89.0 83.4-92.9
15,000-24,999 155 15 11.3 6.2-19.8 140 88.7 80.2-93.8
25,000-49,999 175 12 5.9 3.0-11.4 163 94.1 88.6-97.0
50,000 or more 294 26 7.9 4.9-12.4 268 92.1 87.6-95.1
WIC recipient
No 545 58 10.3 7.6-13.8 487 89.7 86.2-92.4
Yes 452 42 8.1 5.4-12.1 410 91.9 87.9-94.6
Medicaid recipient
No 467 45 9.1 6.4-12.7 422 90.9 87.3-93.6
Yes 534 56 9.6 6.8-13.3 478 90.4 86.7-93.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 50 10.9 8.4-14.0 400 89.1 86.0-91.6
2500+ grams 551 51 9.2 7.0-11.9 500 90.8 88.1-93.0

~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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