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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 ? MEDICINES THAT ARE SAFE TO TAKE DURING MY PREGNANCY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1627 151 10.1 8.3-12.1 1476 89.9 87.9-91.7
Age
< 20 years 189 19 8.4 4.6-14.8 170 91.6 85.2-95.4
20-24 years 389 34 10.2 6.9-14.8 355 89.8 85.2-93.1
25-34 years 820 77 10.1 7.7-13.0 743 89.9 87.0-92.3
35+ years 229 21 11.4 7.1-17.7 208 88.6 82.3-92.9
Race
White 1128 110 10.5 8.5-13.0 1018 89.5 87.0-91.5
Black 430 32 7.9 5.0-12.3 398 92.1 87.7-95.0
Other 69 9 13.5 6.1-27.5 60 86.5 72.5-93.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 203 33 16.5 11.3-23.4 170 83.5 76.6-88.7
No 1421 118 8.9 7.1-11.0 1303 91.1 89.0-92.9
Education
< High School 320 37 9.9 6.5-14.8 283 90.1 85.2-93.5
High School 445 37 8.9 6.0-12.9 408 91.1 87.1-94.0
> High School 856 77 10.9 8.5-13.9 779 89.1 86.1-91.5
Marital Status
Married 998 90 9.8 7.7-12.3 908 90.2 87.7-92.3
Other 629 61 10.5 7.7-14.1 568 89.5 85.9-92.3
Income
14,999 or less 426 51 11.3 8.0-15.8 375 88.7 84.2-92.0
15,000-24,999 251 26 13.1 8.5-19.7 225 86.9 80.3-91.5
25,000-49,999 302 20 6.4 3.7-10.7 282 93.6 89.3-96.3
50,000 or more 538 45 9.8 7.1-13.5 493 90.2 86.5-92.9
WIC recipient
No 928 83 10.3 8.0-13.1 845 89.7 86.9-92.0
Yes 690 66 9.5 7.1-12.7 624 90.5 87.3-92.9
Medicaid recipient
No 778 63 9.6 7.2-12.5 715 90.4 87.5-92.8
Yes 849 88 10.5 8.1-13.5 761 89.5 86.5-91.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 747 62 8.3 6.5-10.4 685 91.7 89.6-93.5
2500+ grams 880 89 10.2 8.4-12.4 791 89.8 87.6-91.6

*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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