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2015 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? HOW USING ILLEGAL DRUGS COULD AFFECT MY BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 863 311 35.0 31.3-38.8 552 65.0 61.2-68.7
Age
< 20 years 39 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 154 47 29.0 21.2-38.4 107 71.0 61.6-78.8
25-34 years 510 180 35.3 30.7-40.3 330 64.7 59.7-69.3
35+ years 160 78 48.8 39.8-57.8 82 51.2 42.2-60.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 471 194 40.7 35.7-46.0 277 59.3 54.0-64.3
Non-Hispanic Black 195 50 22.1 15.6-30.3 145 77.9 69.7-84.4
Non-Hispanic Other 60 28 50.5 35.8-65.1 32 49.5 34.9-64.2
Latina 121 28 21.1 14.1-30.4 93 78.9 69.6-85.9
Education
< High School 113 23 18.4 11.0-29.1 90 81.6 70.9-89.0
High School 155 34 25.2 17.8-34.3 121 74.8 65.7-82.2
> High School 589 253 42.4 37.8-47.1 336 57.6 52.9-62.2
Marital Status
Married 580 245 42.1 37.5-46.9 335 57.9 53.1-62.5
Other 283 66 22.4 17.0-28.9 217 77.6 71.1-83.0
WIC recipient
No 525 233 44.6 39.7-49.6 292 55.4 50.4-60.3
Yes 327 74 23.0 17.9-29.0 253 77.0 71.0-82.1
Medicaid recipient
No 542 241 44.2 39.4-49.2 301 55.8 50.8-60.6
Yes 321 70 21.6 16.6-27.5 251 78.4 72.5-83.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 300 94 29.6 24.8-35.0 206 70.4 65.0-75.2
2500+ grams 563 217 35.4 31.4-39.6 346 64.6 60.4-68.6

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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