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2015 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results


Before you got pregnant with your new baby, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker talk with you about any of the things listed below? THE SAFETY OF USING PRESCRIPTION OR OVER-THE-COUNTER MEDICINES DURING PREGNANCY*

N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 247 97 38.1 30.9-45.9 150 61.9 54.1-69.1

*Asked of mothers who reported talking with health care professional about improving health before pregnancy.

The overall weighted response rate in 2015 was 51%. It fell short of the 55% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.
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.

This page was generated on 30OCT17

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