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2007 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 DRINKING ALCOHOL DURING PREGNANCY COULD AFFECT MY BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1626 406 24.7 22.2-27.4 1220 75.3 72.6-77.8
Age
< 20 years 188 32 17.4 11.4-25.7 156 82.6 74.3-88.6
20-24 years 388 56 12.7 9.1-17.3 332 87.3 82.7-90.9
25-34 years 821 239 29.9 26.1-33.9 582 70.1 66.1-73.9
35+ years 229 79 36.2 28.8-44.2 150 63.8 55.8-71.2
Race
White 1127 305 26.1 23.1-29.3 822 73.9 70.7-76.9
Black 430 85 21.3 16.5-27.2 345 78.7 72.8-83.5
Other 69 16 20.0 10.9-33.9 53 80.0 66.1-89.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 203 38 19.2 13.7-26.4 165 80.8 73.6-86.3
No 1420 368 25.8 23.1-28.8 1052 74.2 71.2-76.9
Education
< High School 321 49 16.2 11.7-22.1 272 83.8 77.9-88.3
High School 444 87 17.7 13.6-22.6 357 82.3 77.4-86.4
> High School 855 270 32.7 28.9-36.7 585 67.3 63.3-71.1
Marital Status
Married 994 295 29.3 26.0-32.8 699 70.7 67.2-74.0
Other 632 111 18.3 14.7-22.6 521 81.7 77.4-85.3
Income
14,999 or less 427 70 15.1 11.2-20.1 357 84.9 79.9-88.8
15,000-24,999 251 58 24.5 18.3-31.9 193 75.5 68.1-81.7
25,000-49,999 301 67 23.3 17.8-29.8 234 76.7 70.2-82.2
50,000 or more 538 191 36.0 31.2-41.1 347 64.0 58.9-68.8
WIC recipient
No 928 290 32.5 28.8-36.3 638 67.5 63.7-71.2
Yes 689 113 15.1 12.0-18.8 576 84.9 81.2-88.0
Medicaid recipient
No 778 263 34.2 30.2-38.4 515 65.8 61.6-69.8
Yes 848 143 16.7 13.8-20.2 705 83.3 79.8-86.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 744 176 22.1 19.4-25.1 568 77.9 74.9-80.6
2500+ grams 882 230 25.0 22.2-27.9 652 75.0 72.1-77.8

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

#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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