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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 with you about ? HOW USING ILLEGAL DRUGS COULD AFFECT MY BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 950 357 36.1 32.7-39.7 593 63.9 60.3-67.3
Age
< 20 years 83 11 12.6 6.4-23.4 72 87.4 76.6-93.6
20-24 years 221 54 24.5 18.6-31.6 167 75.5 68.4-81.4
25-34 years 491 211 43.3 38.4-48.4 280 56.7 51.6-61.6
35+ years 155 81 50.2 40.8-59.5 74 49.8 40.5-59.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 587 261 44.5 39.9-49.1 326 55.5 50.9-60.1
Non-Hispanic Black 198 51 23.6 17.3-31.3 147 76.4 68.7-82.7
Non-Hispanic Other 48 13 24.8 13.7-40.6 35 75.2 59.4-86.3
Latina 111 29 22.9 15.4-32.7 82 77.1 67.3-84.6
Education
< High School 148 26 18.8 12.2-27.7 122 81.2 72.3-87.8
High School 247 72 30.0 23.8-36.9 175 70.0 63.1-76.2
> High School 552 258 45.8 41.1-50.5 294 54.2 49.5-58.9
Marital Status
Married 608 274 44.8 40.4-49.3 334 55.2 50.7-59.6
Other 342 83 23.9 19.0-29.5 259 76.1 70.5-81.0
WIC recipient
No 514 253 50.0 45.0-54.9 261 50.0 45.1-55.0
Yes 433 104 23.3 19.0-28.2 329 76.7 71.8-81.0
Medicaid recipient
No 465 236 51.2 46.0-56.4 229 48.8 43.6-54.0
Yes 485 121 24.4 20.2-29.0 364 75.6 71.0-79.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 317 109 32.3 27.4-37.6 208 67.7 62.4-72.6
2500+ grams 633 248 36.4 32.7-40.3 385 63.6 59.7-67.3

*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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