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2006 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 any of the things listed below? HOW SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY COULD AFFECT MY BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1309 317 24.0 21.2-26.9 992 76.0 73.1-78.8
Age
< 20 years 129 19 12.5 6.9-21.6 110 87.5 78.4-93.1
20-24 years 293 42 14.5 10.2-20.3 251 85.5 79.7-89.8
25-34 years 674 187 29.2 25.1-33.6 487 70.8 66.4-74.9
35+ years 213 69 30.7 23.3-39.2 144 69.3 60.8-76.7
Race
White 958 250 26.1 22.8-29.7 708 73.9 70.3-77.2
Black 281 47 15.7 10.8-22.1 234 84.3 77.9-89.2
Other 70 20 33.5 21.1-48.7 50 66.5 51.3-78.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 169 44 24.1 17.3-32.7 125 75.9 67.3-82.7
No 1140 273 23.9 21.0-27.1 867 76.1 72.9-79.0
Education
< High School 203 27 13.0 8.2-20.0 176 87.0 80.0-91.8
High School 394 72 18.2 13.9-23.5 322 81.8 76.5-86.1
> High School 710 218 31.8 27.7-36.2 492 68.2 63.8-72.3
Marital Status
Married 864 254 31.1 27.4-35.0 610 68.9 65.0-72.6
Other 445 63 13.3 9.7-17.9 382 86.7 82.1-90.3
Income
14,999 or less 339 54 15.2 10.9-20.8 285 84.8 79.2-89.1
15,000-24,999 171 29 19.6 13.0-28.3 142 80.4 71.7-87.0
25,000-49,999 256 67 26.9 20.8-34.1 189 73.1 65.9-79.2
50,000 or more 433 152 36.6 31.2-42.3 281 63.4 57.7-68.8
WIC recipient
No 733 232 32.6 28.5-37.0 501 67.4 63.0-71.5
Yes 574 84 14.5 11.3-18.6 490 85.5 81.4-88.7
Medicaid recipient
No 661 211 33.4 29.1-38.0 450 66.6 62.0-70.9
Yes 648 106 15.7 12.5-19.6 542 84.3 80.4-87.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 578 126 19.9 16.9-23.3 452 80.1 76.7-83.1
2500+ grams 731 191 24.3 21.3-27.6 540 75.7 72.4-78.7

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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.

This page was generated on 01MAY08

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