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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? MEDICINES THAT ARE SAFE TO TAKE DURING MY PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 948 100 11.1 8.9-13.7 848 88.9 86.3-91.1
Age
< 20 years 46 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 204 20 13.5 8.8-20.3 184 86.5 79.7-91.2
25-34 years 536 53 9.8 7.1-13.2 483 90.2 86.8-92.9
35+ years 162 17 8.9 5.1-15.3 145 91.1 84.7-94.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 502 46 9.5 6.8-13.0 456 90.5 87.0-93.2
Non-Hispanic Black 185 20 13.3 8.2-20.7 165 86.7 79.3-91.8
Non-Hispanic Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 186 22 10.9 6.8-17.2 164 89.1 82.8-93.2
Education
< High School 169 20 12.0 7.2-19.3 149 88.0 80.7-92.8
High School 182 27 17.1 11.4-24.7 155 82.9 75.3-88.6
> High School 596 53 8.7 6.4-11.7 543 91.3 88.3-93.6
Marital Status
Married 580 57 10.0 7.5-13.2 523 90.0 86.8-92.5
Other 368 43 12.9 9.1-17.8 325 87.1 82.2-90.9
WIC recipient
No 545 54 10.3 7.6-13.8 491 89.7 86.2-92.4
Yes 391 45 12.3 8.9-16.8 346 87.7 83.2-91.1
Medicaid recipient
No 580 51 9.5 7.0-12.7 529 90.5 87.3-93.0
Yes 368 49 13.4 9.7-18.2 319 86.6 81.8-90.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 330 33 9.7 6.9-13.4 297 90.3 86.6-93.1
2500+ grams 618 67 11.2 8.9-14.1 551 88.8 85.9-91.1

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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