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2011 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 947 233 23.6 20.7-26.9 714 76.4 73.1-79.3
Age
< 20 years 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 235 44 19.6 14.3-26.3 191 80.4 73.7-85.7
25-34 years 500 131 25.4 21.4-29.9 369 74.6 70.1-78.6
35+ years 145 53 36.2 27.6-45.8 92 63.8 54.2-72.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 524 153 27.0 22.9-31.4 371 73.0 68.6-77.1
Non-Hispanic Black 240 36 12.9 8.6-18.7 204 87.1 81.3-91.4
Non-Hispanic Other 52 15 33.2 19.9-49.9 37 66.8 50.1-80.1
Latina 120 29 25.1 17.5-34.6 91 74.9 65.4-82.5
Education
< High School 169 16 11.2 6.6-18.3 153 88.8 81.7-93.4
High School 188 32 16.6 11.3-23.9 156 83.4 76.1-88.7
> High School 589 185 30.3 26.2-34.6 404 69.7 65.4-73.8
Marital Status
Married 558 187 32.6 28.3-37.1 371 67.4 62.9-71.7
Other 388 46 10.7 7.6-14.8 342 89.3 85.2-92.4
WIC recipient
No 462 165 35.1 30.3-40.1 297 64.9 59.9-69.7
Yes 481 68 13.1 10.0-17.0 413 86.9 83.0-90.0
Medicaid recipient
No 407 140 33.2 28.3-38.6 267 66.8 61.4-71.7
Yes 540 93 16.5 13.2-20.5 447 83.5 79.5-86.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 322 76 22.1 17.9-26.8 246 77.9 73.2-82.1
2500+ grams 625 157 23.8 20.6-27.3 468 76.2 72.7-79.4

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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