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2007 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 ? GETTING TESTED FOR HIV(THE VIRUS THAT CAUSES AIDS)*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1622 251 15.7 13.6-18.1 1371 84.3 81.9-86.4
Age
< 20 years 186 29 17.1 11.1-25.3 157 82.9 74.7-88.9
20-24 years 387 51 11.9 8.5-16.4 336 88.1 83.6-91.5
25-34 years 820 125 15.8 12.9-19.2 695 84.2 80.8-87.1
35+ years 229 46 21.8 15.9-29.1 183 78.2 70.9-84.1
Race
White 1125 194 16.7 14.3-19.5 931 83.3 80.5-85.7
Black 429 44 11.5 7.9-16.5 385 88.5 83.5-92.1
Other 68 13 21.7 12.0-36.1 55 78.3 63.9-88.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 203 21 10.5 6.5-16.5 182 89.5 83.5-93.5
No 1416 228 16.7 14.4-19.3 1188 83.3 80.7-85.6
Education
< High School 319 38 12.2 8.3-17.6 281 87.8 82.4-91.7
High School 443 59 12.3 8.9-16.6 384 87.7 83.4-91.1
> High School 854 153 19.3 16.3-22.8 701 80.7 77.2-83.7
Marital Status
Married 993 171 18.2 15.5-21.3 822 81.8 78.7-84.5
Other 629 80 12.2 9.2-15.9 549 87.8 84.1-90.8
Income
14,999 or less 425 58 12.8 9.2-17.5 367 87.2 82.5-90.8
15,000-24,999 251 32 15.6 10.6-22.3 219 84.4 77.7-89.4
25,000-49,999 301 33 10.8 7.2-15.9 268 89.2 84.1-92.8
50,000 or more 537 112 21.7 17.7-26.2 425 78.3 73.8-82.3
WIC recipient
No 927 175 20.1 17.1-23.6 752 79.9 76.4-82.9
Yes 688 74 10.0 7.5-13.2 614 90.0 86.8-92.5
Medicaid recipient
No 776 142 19.1 15.9-22.7 634 80.9 77.3-84.1
Yes 846 109 12.9 10.3-16.0 737 87.1 84.0-89.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 742 104 13.6 11.4-16.2 638 86.4 83.8-88.6
2500+ grams 880 147 15.9 13.7-18.5 733 84.1 81.5-86.3

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

#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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