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2014 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 946 221 22.8 19.8-26.1 725 77.2 73.9-80.2
Age
< 20 years 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 203 30 16.5 11.3-23.6 173 83.5 76.4-88.7
25-34 years 535 133 23.4 19.5-27.9 402 76.6 72.1-80.5
35+ years 161 48 29.6 22.2-38.3 113 70.4 61.7-77.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 503 135 25.9 21.8-30.5 368 74.1 69.5-78.2
Non-Hispanic Black 184 43 24.0 17.3-32.2 141 76.0 67.8-82.7
Non-Hispanic Other 56 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 184 28 12.4 8.0-18.9 156 87.6 81.1-92.0
Education
< High School 168 25 15.1 9.6-22.9 143 84.9 77.1-90.4
High School 182 41 21.7 15.3-29.8 141 78.3 70.2-84.7
> High School 595 155 25.4 21.6-29.6 440 74.6 70.4-78.4
Marital Status
Married 578 155 26.6 22.7-30.9 423 73.4 69.1-77.3
Other 368 66 16.8 12.6-22.1 302 83.2 77.9-87.4
WIC recipient
No 542 152 27.3 23.2-31.8 390 72.7 68.2-76.8
Yes 392 64 15.7 11.9-20.5 328 84.3 79.5-88.1
Medicaid recipient
No 577 150 25.4 21.5-29.7 427 74.6 70.3-78.5
Yes 369 71 19.1 14.7-24.4 298 80.9 75.6-85.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 328 79 23.9 19.5-29.0 249 76.1 71.0-80.5
2500+ grams 618 142 22.7 19.5-26.2 476 77.3 73.8-80.5

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** 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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