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2008 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 1344 308 24.1 21.7-26.8 1036 75.9 73.2-78.3
Age
< 20 years 147 17 13.7 8.2-21.9 130 86.3 78.1-91.8
20-24 years 313 57 18.4 13.9-23.8 256 81.6 76.2-86.1
25-34 years 679 174 26.7 23.1-30.5 505 73.3 69.5-76.9
35+ years 205 60 33.1 26.3-40.7 145 66.9 59.3-73.7
Race
White 954 237 25.5 22.5-28.6 717 74.5 71.4-77.5
Black 325 56 18.6 14.0-24.2 269 81.4 75.8-86.0
Other 65 15 29.3 18.3-43.4 50 70.7 56.6-81.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 180 33 18.7 13.2-26.0 147 81.3 74.0-86.8
No 1163 274 25.1 22.4-28.0 889 74.9 72.0-77.6
Education
< High School 259 37 14.9 10.6-20.6 222 85.1 79.4-89.4
High School 363 59 17.4 13.2-22.4 304 82.6 77.6-86.8
> High School 718 210 31.8 28.1-35.7 508 68.2 64.3-71.9
Marital Status
Married 819 227 28.9 25.6-32.5 592 71.1 67.5-74.4
Other 525 81 17.2 13.7-21.3 444 82.8 78.7-86.3
Income
14,999 or less 363 51 14.4 10.6-19.2 312 85.6 80.8-89.4
15,000-24,999 173 34 20.1 14.2-27.7 139 79.9 72.3-85.8
25,000-49,999 263 72 29.3 23.6-35.9 191 70.7 64.1-76.4
50,000 or more 439 132 32.5 27.8-37.5 307 67.5 62.5-72.2
WIC recipient
No 730 205 30.2 26.6-34.0 525 69.8 66.0-73.4
Yes 610 102 17.5 14.3-21.3 508 82.5 78.7-85.7
Medicaid recipient
No 631 191 31.8 27.9-35.9 440 68.2 64.1-72.1
Yes 713 117 17.7 14.7-21.2 596 82.3 78.8-85.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 436 73 16.1 13.0-19.7 363 83.9 80.3-87.0
2500+ grams 908 235 24.8 22.2-27.7 673 75.2 72.3-77.8

*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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