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Received Counseling on Smoking*

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 831 111 13.6 10.8-16.9 720 86.4 83.1-89.2
Age
< 20 years 125 4 1.8 0.4- 7.5 121 98.2 92.5-99.6
20-24 years 217 20 9.3 4.8-17.1 197 90.7 82.9-95.2
25-34 years 395 64 17.1 12.8-22.4 331 82.9 77.6-87.2
35+ years 94 23 28.5 18.4-41.3 71 71.5 58.7-81.6
Mother's Race
White 566 85 16.0 12.4-20.2 481 84.0 79.8-87.6
African American 242 23 6.3 3.3-11.7 219 93.7 88.3-96.7
Other Minorities 23 3 23.8 7.7-54.0 20 76.2 46.0-92.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 19 1 18.1 2.6-64.9 18 81.9 35.1-97.4
No 812 110 13.5 10.7-16.9 702 86.5 83.1-89.3
Education
< High School 163 11 8.2 3.6-17.4 152 91.8 82.6-96.4
High School 284 25 8.8 5.2-14.5 259 91.2 85.5-94.8
> High School 384 75 19.7 15.2-25.1 309 80.3 74.9-84.8
Marital Status
Married 562 98 20.0 16.0-24.7 464 80.0 75.3-84.0
Other 269 13 0.8 0.4- 1.4 256 99.2 98.6-99.6
Income
15,999 or less 253 18 3.3 1.3- 8.3 235 96.7 91.7-98.7
16,000-24,999 129 9 10.7 4.6-22.7 120 89.3 77.3-95.4
25,000-39,999 138 23 18.5 11.5-28.2 115 81.5 71.8-88.5
40,000 or more 259 59 23.9 18.2-30.9 200 76.1 69.1-81.8
WIC recipient
No 452 86 20.6 16.2-25.9 366 79.4 74.1-83.8
Yes 376 24 5.4 2.9- 9.8 352 94.6 90.2-97.1
Medicaid recipient
No 431 83 21.2 16.8-26.5 348 78.8 73.5-83.2
Yes 400 28 4.9 2.6- 9.0 372 95.1 91.0-97.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 161 18 10.6 6.7-16.5 143 89.4 83.5-93.3
1500-2499 grams 258 31 11.4 8.0-15.9 227 88.6 84.1-92.0
2500+ grams 410 62 13.8 10.8-17.4 348 86.2 82.6-89.2

*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?
16b. How smoking 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.