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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 SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY COULD AFFECT MY BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 943 249 26.2 23.1-29.5 694 73.8 70.5-76.9
Age
< 20 years 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 235 44 20.6 15.1-27.4 191 79.4 72.6-84.9
25-34 years 497 145 29.3 25.0-34.0 352 70.7 66.0-75.0
35+ years 143 55 37.0 28.3-46.7 88 63.0 53.3-71.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 523 163 30.5 26.2-35.1 360 69.5 64.9-73.8
Non-Hispanic Black 238 39 14.6 10.0-20.9 199 85.4 79.1-90.0
Non-Hispanic Other 53 15 31.2 18.3-47.8 38 68.8 52.2-81.7
Latina 118 31 25.3 17.7-34.9 87 74.7 65.1-82.3
Education
< High School 166 22 14.2 8.9-21.9 144 85.8 78.1-91.1
High School 189 26 14.5 9.5-21.6 163 85.5 78.4-90.5
> High School 587 201 34.3 30.1-38.9 386 65.7 61.1-69.9
Marital Status
Married 556 200 36.4 32.0-41.1 356 63.6 58.9-68.0
Other 386 49 11.3 8.1-15.5 337 88.7 84.5-91.9
WIC recipient
No 460 176 39.0 34.0-44.1 284 61.0 55.9-66.0
Yes 479 73 14.4 11.1-18.4 406 85.6 81.6-88.9
Medicaid recipient
No 405 155 37.9 32.7-43.4 250 62.1 56.6-67.3
Yes 538 94 17.5 14.0-21.6 444 82.5 78.4-86.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 322 78 22.6 18.4-27.4 244 77.4 72.6-81.6
2500+ grams 621 171 26.5 23.2-30.1 450 73.5 69.9-76.8

*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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