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2009 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 ? IF SOMEONE WAS HURTING YOU EMOTIONALLY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1152 545 45.2 41.9-48.6 607 54.8 51.4-58.1
Age
< 20 years 117 37 30.5 21.5-41.4 80 69.5 58.6-78.5
20-24 years 265 100 35.9 29.4-42.8 165 64.1 57.2-70.6
25-34 years 593 308 50.4 45.7-55.0 285 49.6 45.0-54.3
35+ years 177 100 55.3 46.8-63.5 77 44.7 36.5-53.2
Race
White 834 431 49.7 45.8-53.5 403 50.3 46.5-54.2
Black 265 91 32.0 25.5-39.4 174 68.0 60.6-74.5
Other 53 23 42.4 28.1-58.2 30 57.6 41.8-71.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 50 28.8 21.4-37.4 96 71.2 62.6-78.6
No 1006 495 48.2 44.6-51.9 511 51.8 48.1-55.4
Education
< High School 194 65 29.2 22.1-37.4 129 70.8 62.6-77.9
High School 315 115 34.5 28.7-40.8 200 65.5 59.2-71.3
> High School 639 364 57.7 53.2-62.0 275 42.3 38.0-46.8
Marital Status
Married 708 394 55.0 50.9-59.1 314 45.0 40.9-49.1
Other 444 151 31.8 26.9-37.2 293 68.2 62.8-73.1
Income
14,999 or less 215 71 33.4 26.1-41.5 144 66.6 58.5-73.9
15,000-24,999 270 97 34.1 28.0-40.8 173 65.9 59.2-72.0
25,000-49,999 235 114 43.7 36.5-51.1 121 56.3 48.9-63.5
50,000 or more 378 243 65.6 60.1-70.8 135 34.4 29.2-39.9
WIC recipient
No 617 359 57.6 53.1-62.0 258 42.4 38.0-46.9
Yes 533 185 32.8 28.3-37.7 348 67.2 62.3-71.7
Medicaid recipient
No 575 339 58.8 54.2-63.3 236 41.2 36.7-45.8
Yes 577 206 33.4 29.0-38.1 371 66.6 61.9-71.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 394 177 43.3 38.5-48.2 217 56.7 51.8-61.5
2500+ grams 758 368 45.4 41.8-49.0 390 54.6 51.0-58.2

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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