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2014 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 940 216 23.0 20.0-26.2 724 77.0 73.8-80.0
Age
< 20 years 45 13 30.3 16.3-49.2 32 69.7 50.8-83.7
20-24 years 205 29 16.7 11.4-23.6 176 83.3 76.4-88.6
25-34 years 530 132 23.5 19.6-27.9 398 76.5 72.1-80.4
35+ years 160 42 28.1 20.7-36.9 118 71.9 63.1-79.3
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 500 144 27.8 23.6-32.4 356 72.2 67.6-76.4
Non-Hispanic Black 185 32 21.7 15.2-29.8 153 78.3 70.2-84.8
Non-Hispanic Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 180 25 11.2 7.0-17.6 155 88.8 82.4-93.0
Education
< High School 166 26 17.4 11.3-25.8 140 82.6 74.2-88.7
High School 182 30 16.7 11.2-24.1 152 83.3 75.9-88.8
> High School 591 160 26.8 22.9-31.1 431 73.2 68.9-77.1
Marital Status
Married 577 163 27.9 23.9-32.2 414 72.1 67.8-76.1
Other 363 53 15.0 11.0-20.2 310 85.0 79.8-89.0
WIC recipient
No 541 158 29.4 25.1-34.0 383 70.6 66.0-74.9
Yes 387 55 14.3 10.6-19.1 332 85.7 80.9-89.4
Medicaid recipient
No 572 151 26.5 22.5-30.8 421 73.5 69.2-77.5
Yes 368 65 18.0 13.7-23.2 303 82.0 76.8-86.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 327 69 20.0 16.0-24.7 258 80.0 75.3-84.0
2500+ grams 613 147 23.2 20.0-26.8 466 76.8 73.2-80.0

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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