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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 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 1136 207 16.4 14.1-19.0 929 83.6 81.0-85.9
Age
< 20 years 114 16 12.5 6.7-22.0 98 87.5 78.0-93.3
20-24 years 260 35 12.4 8.6-17.7 225 87.6 82.3-91.4
25-34 years 587 116 18.1 14.9-21.8 471 81.9 78.2-85.1
35+ years 175 40 20.7 14.8-28.1 135 79.3 71.9-85.2
Race
White 826 163 18.4 15.6-21.5 663 81.6 78.5-84.4
Black 261 30 8.6 5.4-13.6 231 91.4 86.4-94.6
Other 49 14 27.2 15.3-43.5 35 72.8 56.5-84.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 142 20 12.9 7.9-20.4 122 87.1 79.6-92.1
No 994 187 17.1 14.6-19.9 807 82.9 80.1-85.4
Education
< High School 190 29 13.7 8.8-20.6 161 86.3 79.4-91.2
High School 310 35 10.3 7.0-14.9 275 89.7 85.1-93.0
> High School 632 141 21.0 17.7-24.7 491 79.0 75.3-82.3
Marital Status
Married 702 151 20.2 17.1-23.7 551 79.8 76.3-82.9
Other 434 56 11.2 8.2-15.2 378 88.8 84.8-91.8
Income
14,999 or less 200 25 12.3 7.8-19.0 175 87.7 81.0-92.2
15,000-24,999 268 30 9.5 6.3-14.1 238 90.5 85.9-93.7
25,000-49,999 233 38 13.9 9.5-19.9 195 86.1 80.1-90.5
50,000 or more 376 104 27.6 22.9-32.9 272 72.4 67.1-77.1
WIC recipient
No 606 138 21.8 18.3-25.7 468 78.2 74.3-81.7
Yes 529 69 11.1 8.4-14.6 460 88.9 85.4-91.6
Medicaid recipient
No 572 132 21.7 18.2-25.6 440 78.3 74.4-81.8
Yes 564 75 11.8 9.0-15.3 489 88.2 84.7-91.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 386 75 18.5 15.0-22.6 311 81.5 77.4-85.0
2500+ grams 750 132 16.2 13.8-19.0 618 83.8 81.0-86.2

*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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