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2009 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 1140 278 24.1 21.4-27.1 862 75.9 72.9-78.6
Age
< 20 years 115 16 15.9 9.3-25.8 99 84.1 74.2-90.7
20-24 years 262 42 15.3 11.0-20.9 220 84.7 79.1-89.0
25-34 years 589 161 27.6 23.7-31.9 428 72.4 68.1-76.3
35+ years 174 59 34.3 26.8-42.7 115 65.7 57.3-73.2
Race
White 828 218 26.6 23.4-30.1 610 73.4 69.9-76.6
Black 261 47 16.0 11.3-22.1 214 84.0 77.9-88.7
Other 51 13 26.8 15.0-43.0 38 73.2 57.0-85.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 143 27 19.2 13.0-27.3 116 80.8 72.7-87.0
No 997 251 25.0 22.1-28.2 746 75.0 71.8-77.9
Education
< High School 193 28 15.9 10.7-23.1 165 84.1 76.9-89.3
High School 312 56 16.9 12.7-22.1 256 83.1 77.9-87.3
> High School 631 194 31.6 27.7-35.9 437 68.4 64.1-72.3
Marital Status
Married 703 208 29.6 26.0-33.5 495 70.4 66.5-74.0
Other 437 70 16.7 12.9-21.2 367 83.3 78.8-87.1
Income
14,999 or less 202 25 13.3 8.5-20.2 177 86.7 79.8-91.5
15,000-24,999 269 51 18.8 14.1-24.7 218 81.2 75.3-85.9
25,000-49,999 234 65 26.2 20.3-33.2 169 73.8 66.8-79.7
50,000 or more 377 130 36.5 31.3-42.1 247 63.5 57.9-68.7
WIC recipient
No 605 187 31.6 27.6-35.9 418 68.4 64.1-72.4
Yes 535 91 16.7 13.4-20.8 444 83.3 79.2-86.6
Medicaid recipient
No 571 179 31.5 27.4-35.9 392 68.5 64.1-72.6
Yes 569 99 17.7 14.3-21.7 470 82.3 78.3-85.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 389 79 19.2 15.7-23.4 310 80.8 76.6-84.3
2500+ grams 751 199 24.6 21.6-27.7 552 75.4 72.3-78.4

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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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