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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? HOW USING ILLEGAL DRUGS COULD AFFECT MY BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1309 408 30.2 27.2-33.4 901 69.8 66.6-72.8
Age
< 20 years 129 26 20.7 13.0-31.3 103 79.3 68.7-87.0
20-24 years 292 61 18.7 13.8-24.9 231 81.3 75.1-86.2
25-34 years 673 228 34.0 29.7-38.6 445 66.0 61.4-70.3
35+ years 215 93 44.0 35.7-52.7 122 56.0 47.3-64.3
Race
White 959 329 33.5 29.9-37.3 630 66.5 62.7-70.1
Black 280 58 19.8 14.4-26.8 222 80.2 73.2-85.6
Other 70 21 32.8 20.7-47.8 49 67.2 52.2-79.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 167 52 28.7 21.1-37.7 115 71.3 62.3-78.9
No 1142 356 30.5 27.3-34.0 786 69.5 66.0-72.7
Education
< High School 203 36 17.9 12.1-25.6 167 82.1 74.4-87.9
High School 394 95 24.3 19.2-30.1 299 75.7 69.9-80.8
> High School 710 276 38.6 34.3-43.1 434 61.4 56.9-65.7
Marital Status
Married 865 322 37.9 34.0-41.9 543 62.1 58.1-66.0
Other 444 86 18.8 14.5-24.0 358 81.2 76.0-85.5
Income
14,999 or less 339 70 20.7 15.6-26.9 269 79.3 73.1-84.4
15,000-24,999 170 41 24.3 17.0-33.4 129 75.7 66.6-83.0
25,000-49,999 256 84 32.1 25.5-39.6 172 67.9 60.4-74.5
50,000 or more 435 193 45.5 39.9-51.2 242 54.5 48.8-60.1
WIC recipient
No 734 290 40.5 36.1-45.0 444 59.5 55.0-63.9
Yes 573 117 19.0 15.3-23.4 456 81.0 76.6-84.7
Medicaid recipient
No 662 269 41.3 36.8-45.9 393 58.7 54.1-63.2
Yes 647 139 20.5 16.8-24.8 508 79.5 75.2-83.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 579 170 26.8 23.3-30.5 409 73.2 69.5-76.7
2500+ grams 730 238 30.5 27.3-34.0 492 69.5 66.0-72.7

~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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