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2018 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 ask you about? IF I WAS USING DRUGS SUCH AS MARIJUANA, COCAINE, CRACK, OR METH1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 901 128 13.6 11.2-16.3 773 86.4 83.7-88.8
Age
< 25 years 212 15 7.9 4.5-13.7 197 92.1 86.3-95.5
25-34 years 507 84 15.6 12.4-19.4 423 84.4 80.6-87.6
35+ years 182 29 15.7 10.6-22.8 153 84.3 77.2-89.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 493 84 16.6 13.3-20.4 409 83.4 79.6-86.7
Non-Hispanic Black 158 20 11.5 6.6-19.4 138 88.5 80.6-93.4
Non-Hispanic Other 65 *** *** *** 56 91.7 81.7-96.5
Latina 162 14 9.7 5.6-16.1 148 90.3 83.9-94.4
Education
< High School 111 12 10.4 5.6-18.4 99 89.6 81.6-94.4
High School 200 17 7.6 4.2-13.4 183 92.4 86.6-95.8
> High School 589 99 16.2 13.1-19.9 490 83.8 80.1-86.9
Marital Status
Married 580 100 17.0 13.9-20.7 480 83.0 79.3-86.1
Other 321 28 8.0 5.0-12.5 293 92.0 87.5-95.0
Medicaid recipient
No 498 95 19.5 15.9-23.8 403 80.5 76.2-84.1
Yes 403 33 6.7 4.3-10.2 370 93.3 89.8-95.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 286 40 13.3 9.8-17.7 246 86.7 82.3-90.2
2500+ grams 615 88 13.6 11.1-16.6 527 86.4 83.4-88.9

1Asked only of mothers who received prenatal care.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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