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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 SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY COULD AFFECT MY BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1141 285 25.0 22.2-28.0 856 75.0 72.0-77.8
Age
< 20 years 115 11 9.2 4.5-17.8 104 90.8 82.2-95.5
20-24 years 261 38 15.1 10.7-20.8 223 84.9 79.2-89.3
25-34 years 589 169 29.7 25.7-34.1 420 70.3 65.9-74.3
35+ years 176 67 39.0 31.1-47.5 109 61.0 52.5-68.9
Race
White 829 222 26.9 23.6-30.4 607 73.1 69.6-76.4
Black 261 49 19.0 13.8-25.6 212 81.0 74.4-86.2
Other 51 14 26.5 14.9-42.5 37 73.5 57.5-85.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 143 24 15.8 10.3-23.4 119 84.2 76.6-89.7
No 998 261 26.7 23.6-29.9 737 73.3 70.1-76.4
Education
< High School 192 20 11.1 6.8-17.6 172 88.9 82.4-93.2
High School 312 52 16.2 12.1-21.5 260 83.8 78.5-87.9
> High School 633 213 35.6 31.4-39.9 420 64.4 60.1-68.6
Marital Status
Married 705 219 31.1 27.4-35.0 486 68.9 65.0-72.6
Other 436 66 16.7 12.9-21.3 370 83.3 78.7-87.1
Income
14,999 or less 202 14 8.1 4.5-14.3 188 91.9 85.7-95.5
15,000-24,999 269 49 18.4 13.7-24.3 220 81.6 75.7-86.3
25,000-49,999 233 67 29.2 22.9-36.5 166 70.8 63.5-77.1
50,000 or more 378 148 40.9 35.5-46.6 230 59.1 53.4-64.5
WIC recipient
No 607 208 35.1 31.0-39.5 399 64.9 60.5-69.0
Yes 534 77 14.9 11.7-18.9 457 85.1 81.1-88.3
Medicaid recipient
No 573 200 35.8 31.5-40.3 373 64.2 59.7-68.5
Yes 568 85 15.6 12.4-19.5 483 84.4 80.5-87.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 389 76 18.4 15.0-22.5 313 81.6 77.5-85.0
2500+ grams 752 209 25.6 22.6-28.8 543 74.4 71.2-77.4

*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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