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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 HAPPENS IF A BABY IS SHAKEN*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 964 240 23.8 20.9-27.0 724 76.2 73.0-79.1
Age
< 20 years 82 8 10.6 4.7-22.1 74 89.4 77.9-95.3
20-24 years 221 36 15.5 10.8-21.8 185 84.5 78.2-89.2
25-34 years 501 143 27.8 23.5-32.4 358 72.2 67.6-76.5
35+ years 160 53 34.7 26.5-43.9 107 65.3 56.1-73.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 593 157 25.6 21.8-29.7 436 74.4 70.3-78.2
Non-Hispanic Black 205 44 18.7 13.3-25.7 161 81.3 74.3-86.7
Non-Hispanic Other 52 15 31.7 18.6-48.6 37 68.3 51.4-81.4
Latina 108 23 21.1 13.6-31.4 85 78.9 68.6-86.4
Education
< High School 150 23 16.0 9.9-24.7 127 84.0 75.3-90.1
High School 249 51 18.9 13.9-25.0 198 81.1 75.0-86.1
> High School 563 164 28.8 24.8-33.2 399 71.2 66.8-75.2
Marital Status
Married 617 177 28.1 24.3-32.3 440 71.9 67.7-75.7
Other 347 63 17.8 13.5-23.0 284 82.2 77.0-86.5
WIC recipient
No 528 164 31.3 26.9-36.0 364 68.7 64.0-73.1
Yes 431 75 16.6 13.0-21.1 356 83.4 78.9-87.0
Medicaid recipient
No 475 146 30.5 26.0-35.4 329 69.5 64.6-74.0
Yes 489 94 18.5 14.8-22.9 395 81.5 77.1-85.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 324 79 23.1 18.9-28.0 245 76.9 72.0-81.1
2500+ grams 640 161 23.9 20.7-27.4 479 76.1 72.6-79.3

*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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