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2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care or new baby doctor visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with you about the following? WHAT HAPPENS IF A BABY IS SHAKEN

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 954 226 23.7 20.7-27.0 728 76.3 73.0-79.3
Age
< 20 years 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 208 45 21.7 15.9-29.0 163 78.3 71.0-84.1
25-34 years 532 121 22.6 18.8-27.1 411 77.4 72.9-81.2
35+ years 167 51 31.4 23.9-40.0 116 68.6 60.0-76.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 507 121 24.0 20.0-28.4 386 76.0 71.6-80.0
Non-Hispanic Black 184 43 23.3 16.7-31.5 141 76.7 68.5-83.3
Non-Hispanic Other 57 16 32.3 19.3-48.6 41 67.7 51.4-80.7
Latina 185 41 21.8 15.7-29.5 144 78.2 70.5-84.3
Education
< High School 171 39 23.6 16.7-32.2 132 76.4 67.8-83.3
High School 189 40 20.3 14.3-27.9 149 79.7 72.1-85.7
> High School 593 147 25.1 21.3-29.3 446 74.9 70.7-78.7
Marital Status
Married 583 141 24.8 21.1-29.0 442 75.2 71.0-78.9
Other 371 85 22.0 17.2-27.6 286 78.0 72.4-82.8
WIC recipient
No 553 143 26.1 22.1-30.5 410 73.9 69.5-77.9
Yes 393 82 20.5 16.2-25.7 311 79.5 74.3-83.8
Medicaid recipient
No 582 144 24.6 20.8-28.8 438 75.4 71.2-79.2
Yes 372 82 22.5 17.8-28.0 290 77.5 72.0-82.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 334 75 23.0 18.6-27.9 259 77.0 72.1-81.4
2500+ grams 620 151 23.8 20.5-27.4 469 76.2 72.6-79.5

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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