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2010 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 ? WHAT YOU MIGHT DO WITH A CRYING BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 966 251 25.6 22.6-28.9 715 74.4 71.1-77.4
Age
< 20 years 82 17 25.0 15.3-38.0 65 75.0 62.0-84.7
20-24 years 222 33 16.1 11.3-22.4 189 83.9 77.6-88.7
25-34 years 502 149 27.8 23.7-32.4 353 72.2 67.6-76.3
35+ years 160 52 35.1 26.8-44.4 108 64.9 55.6-73.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 593 181 30.4 26.4-34.8 412 69.6 65.2-73.6
Non-Hispanic Black 206 31 14.0 9.3-20.5 175 86.0 79.5-90.7
Non-Hispanic Other 52 18 32.9 19.9-49.2 34 67.1 50.8-80.1
Latina 109 21 21.3 13.7-31.5 88 78.7 68.5-86.3
Education
< High School 150 20 16.2 10.0-25.0 130 83.8 75.0-90.0
High School 249 56 21.3 16.1-27.6 193 78.7 72.4-83.9
> High School 564 174 31.1 27.0-35.6 390 68.9 64.4-73.0
Marital Status
Married 617 184 29.7 25.8-33.9 433 70.3 66.1-74.2
Other 349 67 19.8 15.3-25.3 282 80.2 74.7-84.7
WIC recipient
No 528 175 33.4 29.0-38.2 353 66.6 61.8-71.0
Yes 433 75 18.1 14.2-22.8 358 81.9 77.2-85.8
Medicaid recipient
No 475 149 31.1 26.5-36.0 326 68.9 64.0-73.5
Yes 491 102 21.3 17.3-25.8 389 78.7 74.2-82.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 76 21.7 17.7-26.5 250 78.3 73.5-82.3
2500+ grams 640 175 25.9 22.7-29.5 465 74.1 70.5-77.3

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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