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2010 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 to you about ? SMOKING OR TOBACCO USE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 968 257 27.0 23.9-30.3 711 73.0 69.7-76.1
Age
< 20 years 82 12 12.9 6.4-24.2 70 87.1 75.8-93.6
20-24 years 223 31 15.3 10.6-21.7 192 84.7 78.3-89.4
25-34 years 502 149 31.9 27.4-36.7 353 68.1 63.3-72.6
35+ years 161 65 41.1 32.5-50.4 96 58.9 49.6-67.5
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 593 189 33.1 28.9-37.5 404 66.9 62.5-71.1
Non-Hispanic Black 206 33 17.0 11.6-24.1 173 83.0 75.9-88.4
Non-Hispanic Other 52 10 13.2 6.1-26.4 42 86.8 73.6-93.9
Latina 111 23 21.0 13.5-31.0 88 79.0 69.0-86.5
Education
< High School 152 27 19.4 12.8-28.3 125 80.6 71.7-87.2
High School 249 44 20.0 14.8-26.4 205 80.0 73.6-85.2
> High School 564 184 33.0 28.8-37.5 380 67.0 62.5-71.2
Marital Status
Married 618 206 34.9 30.8-39.3 412 65.1 60.7-69.2
Other 350 51 15.8 11.8-21.0 299 84.2 79.0-88.2
WIC recipient
No 529 189 38.3 33.7-43.2 340 61.7 56.8-66.3
Yes 434 67 16.1 12.4-20.6 367 83.9 79.4-87.6
Medicaid recipient
No 475 177 39.5 34.6-44.6 298 60.5 55.4-65.4
Yes 493 80 17.2 13.6-21.4 413 82.8 78.6-86.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 66 18.4 14.7-22.9 260 81.6 77.1-85.3
2500+ grams 642 191 27.7 24.4-31.4 451 72.3 68.6-75.6

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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