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2006 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? BIRTH CONTROL METHODS TO USE AFTER MY PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1311 229 13.2 11.1-15.6 1082 86.8 84.4-88.9
Age
< 20 years 129 11 4.5 1.8-11.1 118 95.5 88.9-98.2
20-24 years 292 45 10.9 7.2-16.1 247 89.1 83.9-92.8
25-34 years 675 114 13.2 10.4-16.7 561 86.8 83.3-89.6
35+ years 215 59 24.8 18.1-32.9 156 75.2 67.1-81.9
Race
White 959 180 15.2 12.6-18.2 779 84.8 81.8-87.4
Black 282 35 6.8 4.1-11.3 247 93.2 88.7-95.9
Other 70 14 15.4 7.7-28.5 56 84.6 71.5-92.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 168 35 19.6 13.1-28.1 133 80.4 71.9-86.9
No 1143 194 12.0 9.9-14.4 949 88.0 85.6-90.1
Education
< High School 203 25 10.0 5.7-16.8 178 90.0 83.2-94.3
High School 393 58 11.1 7.8-15.6 335 88.9 84.4-92.2
> High School 713 146 15.8 12.9-19.2 567 84.2 80.8-87.1
Marital Status
Married 867 166 15.6 12.9-18.7 701 84.4 81.3-87.1
Other 444 63 9.7 6.7-13.7 381 90.3 86.3-93.3
Income
14,999 or less 339 40 8.2 5.3-12.5 299 91.8 87.5-94.7
15,000-24,999 171 27 15.7 9.8-24.3 144 84.3 75.7-90.2
25,000-49,999 256 45 10.4 6.7-15.7 211 89.6 84.3-93.3
50,000 or more 435 105 19.8 15.7-24.6 330 80.2 75.4-84.3
WIC recipient
No 735 153 17.2 14.1-20.9 582 82.8 79.1-85.9
Yes 574 75 8.8 6.4-12.0 499 91.2 88.0-93.6
Medicaid recipient
No 662 147 17.8 14.5-21.6 515 82.2 78.4-85.5
Yes 649 82 9.2 6.8-12.4 567 90.8 87.6-93.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 578 132 21.9 18.7-25.6 446 78.1 74.4-81.3
2500+ grams 733 97 12.4 10.2-15.1 636 87.6 84.9-89.8

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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