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2015 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care or new baby doctor visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with you about the following? SMOKING OR TOBACCO USE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 876 237 26.0 22.8-29.6 639 74.0 70.4-77.2
Age
< 20 years 41 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 155 35 21.7 14.8-30.7 120 78.3 69.3-85.2
25-34 years 519 134 25.5 21.4-30.0 385 74.5 70.0-78.6
35+ years 161 62 38.7 30.3-47.9 99 61.3 52.1-69.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 479 142 29.5 24.9-34.4 337 70.5 65.6-75.1
Non-Hispanic Black 203 40 16.4 11.0-23.6 163 83.6 76.4-89.0
Non-Hispanic Other 59 18 32.5 20.3-47.7 41 67.5 52.3-79.7
Latina 119 32 23.0 15.6-32.5 87 77.0 67.5-84.4
Education
< High School 115 21 16.1 9.4-26.1 94 83.9 73.9-90.6
High School 165 31 18.8 12.7-27.0 134 81.2 73.0-87.3
> High School 590 184 31.0 26.8-35.4 406 69.0 64.6-73.2
Marital Status
Married 584 187 32.1 27.9-36.7 397 67.9 63.3-72.1
Other 292 50 15.3 11.0-20.9 242 84.7 79.1-89.0
WIC recipient
No 530 169 32.1 27.6-36.9 361 67.9 63.1-72.4
Yes 334 64 18.2 13.9-23.6 270 81.8 76.4-86.1
Medicaid recipient
No 546 182 32.9 28.5-37.7 364 67.1 62.3-71.5
Yes 330 55 16.3 12.1-21.5 275 83.7 78.5-87.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 312 75 23.3 19.0-28.3 237 76.7 71.7-81.0
2500+ grams 564 162 26.3 22.7-30.1 402 73.7 69.9-77.3

The overall weighted response rate in 2015 was 51%. It fell short of the 55% 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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