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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 SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY COULD AFFECT MY BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1624 395 25.1 22.5-27.8 1229 74.9 72.2-77.5
Age
< 20 years 187 27 17.9 11.7-26.3 160 82.1 73.7-88.3
20-24 years 388 64 16.1 12.0-21.2 324 83.9 78.8-88.0
25-34 years 821 230 28.9 25.2-33.0 591 71.1 67.0-74.8
35+ years 228 74 35.3 28.0-43.3 154 64.7 56.7-72.0
Race
White 1125 292 25.8 22.8-29.0 833 74.2 71.0-77.2
Black 430 88 24.3 19.0-30.4 342 75.7 69.6-81.0
Other 69 15 18.0 9.4-31.8 54 82.0 68.2-90.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 202 42 21.5 15.6-28.9 160 78.5 71.1-84.4
No 1419 353 25.8 23.0-28.8 1066 74.2 71.2-77.0
Education
< High School 320 45 15.9 11.4-21.8 275 84.1 78.2-88.6
High School 443 78 17.2 13.2-22.1 365 82.8 77.9-86.8
> High School 855 271 33.6 29.8-37.6 584 66.4 62.4-70.2
Marital Status
Married 992 292 29.7 26.3-33.3 700 70.3 66.7-73.7
Other 632 103 18.6 14.9-22.9 529 81.4 77.1-85.1
Income
14,999 or less 426 65 14.5 10.7-19.4 361 85.5 80.6-89.3
15,000-24,999 250 49 22.6 16.6-29.9 201 77.4 70.1-83.4
25,000-49,999 301 70 24.4 18.8-31.1 231 75.6 68.9-81.2
50,000 or more 538 192 37.6 32.8-42.8 346 62.4 57.2-67.2
WIC recipient
No 928 295 33.6 29.9-37.5 633 66.4 62.5-70.1
Yes 688 98 14.5 11.4-18.2 590 85.5 81.8-88.6
Medicaid recipient
No 777 265 35.9 31.8-40.1 512 64.1 59.9-68.2
Yes 847 130 15.9 13.0-19.4 717 84.1 80.6-87.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 743 160 19.9 17.3-22.8 583 80.1 77.2-82.7
2500+ grams 881 235 25.5 22.8-28.5 646 74.5 71.5-77.2

*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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