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Received Counseling on Alcohol Use*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 832 106 12.5 9.8-15.8 726 87.5 84.2-90.2
Age
< 20 years 125 7 1.0 0.4- 2.1 118 99.0 97.9-99.6
20-24 years 217 21 12.1 6.9-20.4 196 87.9 79.6-93.1
25-34 years 396 58 14.0 10.2-18.9 338 86.0 81.1-89.8
35+ years 94 20 25.5 15.9-38.3 74 74.5 61.7-84.1
Mother's Race
White 567 81 14.3 11.0-18.5 486 85.7 81.5-89.0
African American 242 21 6.2 3.2-11.7 221 93.8 88.3-96.8
Other Minorities 23 4 24.3 8.0-54.2 19 75.7 45.8-92.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 19 2 19.2 3.0-64.4 17 80.8 35.6-97.0
No 813 104 12.4 9.7-15.6 709 87.6 84.4-90.3
Education
< High School 163 14 8.6 4.0-17.6 149 91.4 82.4-96.0
High School 285 30 9.7 5.9-15.5 255 90.3 84.5-94.1
> High School 384 62 16.4 12.3-21.5 322 83.6 78.5-87.7
Marital Status
Married 563 89 16.2 12.6-20.5 474 83.8 79.5-87.4
Other 269 17 5.1 2.4-10.5 252 94.9 89.5-97.6
Income
15,999 or less 253 25 8.5 4.5-15.3 228 91.5 84.7-95.5
16,000-24,999 130 8 6.9 2.5-17.7 122 93.1 82.3-97.5
25,000-39,999 138 16 11.1 6.0-19.8 122 88.9 80.2-94.0
40,000 or more 259 53 20.9 15.6-27.6 206 79.1 72.4-84.4
WIC recipient
No 452 75 17.4 13.4-22.3 377 82.6 77.7-86.6
Yes 377 29 6.7 3.8-11.5 348 93.3 88.5-96.2
Medicaid recipient
No 431 75 17.7 13.6-22.7 356 82.3 77.3-86.4
Yes 401 31 6.6 3.8-11.2 370 93.4 88.8-96.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 161 15 8.7 5.2-14.1 146 91.3 85.9-94.8
1500-2499 grams 259 35 13.2 9.6-18.0 224 86.8 82.0-90.4
2500+ grams 410 55 12.5 9.6-16.0 355 87.5 84.0-90.4

*Survey Question:
During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with you about any of the things listed?
16d. How drinking alcohol during pregnancy could affect your baby

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.