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2015 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 872 241 27.2 23.8-30.9 631 72.8 69.1-76.2
Age
< 20 years 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 154 38 24.3 17.0-33.5 116 75.7 66.5-83.0
25-34 years 516 145 28.2 23.9-33.0 371 71.8 67.0-76.1
35+ years 161 47 29.5 21.8-38.5 114 70.5 61.5-78.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 478 133 29.1 24.5-34.2 345 70.9 65.8-75.5
Non-Hispanic Black 202 44 15.8 10.6-22.9 158 84.2 77.1-89.4
Non-Hispanic Other 60 21 33.8 21.5-48.9 39 66.2 51.1-78.5
Latina 116 39 33.1 24.1-43.5 77 66.9 56.5-75.9
Education
< High School 113 26 24.6 15.9-36.0 87 75.4 64.0-84.1
High School 164 36 22.1 15.4-30.8 128 77.9 69.2-84.6
> High School 589 177 29.7 25.6-34.1 412 70.3 65.9-74.4
Marital Status
Married 580 174 31.6 27.2-36.2 406 68.4 63.8-72.8
Other 292 67 19.7 14.8-25.7 225 80.3 74.3-85.2
WIC recipient
No 530 160 30.3 25.9-35.1 370 69.7 64.9-74.1
Yes 330 76 22.3 17.4-28.2 254 77.7 71.8-82.6
Medicaid recipient
No 542 171 31.9 27.4-36.7 371 68.1 63.3-72.6
Yes 330 70 20.8 15.9-26.6 260 79.2 73.4-84.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 308 81 26.1 21.5-31.3 227 73.9 68.7-78.5
2500+ grams 564 160 27.3 23.7-31.3 404 72.7 68.7-76.3

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.

*** 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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