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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 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 1300 206 13.3 11.2-15.8 1094 86.7 84.2-88.8
Age
< 20 years 126 15 14.4 8.1-24.2 111 85.6 75.8-91.9
20-24 years 287 33 8.5 5.4-13.2 254 91.5 86.8-94.6
25-34 years 675 114 13.9 11.1-17.3 561 86.1 82.7-88.9
35+ years 212 44 18.6 12.9-26.3 168 81.4 73.7-87.1
Race
White 955 166 15.6 13.0-18.6 789 84.4 81.4-87.0
Black 275 25 5.8 3.1-10.4 250 94.2 89.6-96.9
Other 70 15 17.2 9.0-30.4 55 82.8 69.6-91.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 170 29 16.7 11.0-24.6 141 83.3 75.4-89.0
No 1130 177 12.7 10.5-15.2 953 87.3 84.8-89.5
Education
< High School 200 29 13.8 8.9-20.8 171 86.2 79.2-91.1
High School 389 53 10.4 7.3-14.6 336 89.6 85.4-92.7
> High School 709 124 15.0 12.1-18.4 585 85.0 81.6-87.9
Marital Status
Married 866 151 15.9 13.1-19.0 715 84.1 81.0-86.9
Other 434 55 9.5 6.5-13.5 379 90.5 86.5-93.5
Income
14,999 or less 335 39 8.6 5.5-13.0 296 91.4 87.0-94.5
15,000-24,999 169 18 7.2 4.0-12.9 151 92.8 87.1-96.0
25,000-49,999 256 54 16.8 11.9-23.1 202 83.2 76.9-88.1
50,000 or more 437 83 18.5 14.4-23.3 354 81.5 76.7-85.6
WIC recipient
No 733 140 17.1 14.0-20.8 593 82.9 79.2-86.0
Yes 557 63 8.8 6.4-12.0 494 91.2 88.0-93.6
Medicaid recipient
No 665 121 16.6 13.4-20.3 544 83.4 79.7-86.6
Yes 635 85 10.5 7.8-13.8 550 89.5 86.2-92.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 572 105 17.5 14.6-20.9 467 82.5 79.1-85.4
2500+ grams 728 101 13.0 10.7-15.6 627 87.0 84.4-89.3

~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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