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Received Counseling on Alcohol Use*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1745 277 16.2 14.1-18.6 1468 83.8 81.4-85.9
Age
< 20 years 268 16 6.4 3.4-11.6 252 93.6 88.4-96.6
20-24 years 479 74 13.7 10.2-18.1 405 86.3 81.9-89.8
25-34 years 799 149 19.3 16.1-23.0 650 80.7 77.0-83.9
35+ years 199 38 22.8 15.8-31.6 161 77.2 68.4-84.2
Mother's Race
White 1153 206 18.2 15.7-21.2 947 81.8 78.8-84.3
African American 526 60 10.0 7.0-14.3 466 90.0 85.7-93.0
Other Minorities 66 11 16.9 8.1-31.9 55 83.1 68.1-91.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 84 14 10.8 5.2-20.8 70 89.2 79.2-94.8
No 1660 263 16.7 14.5-19.1 1397 83.3 80.9-85.5
Education
< High School 366 32 10.6 7.0-15.7 334 89.4 84.3-93.0
High School 582 91 15.0 11.6-19.1 491 85.0 80.9-88.4
> High School 795 154 20.0 16.7-23.7 641 80.0 76.3-83.3
Marital Status
Married 1147 224 19.9 17.2-23.0 923 80.1 77.0-82.8
Other 598 53 8.6 5.9-12.2 545 91.4 87.8-94.1
Income
15,999 or less 530 52 10.8 7.7-14.9 478 89.2 85.1-92.3
16,000-24,999 274 40 12.9 8.7-18.7 234 87.1 81.3-91.3
25,000-39,999 280 56 22.1 16.5-29.0 224 77.9 71.0-83.5
40,000 or more 524 116 21.9 17.8-26.6 408 78.1 73.4-82.2
WIC recipient
No 918 200 22.0 18.8-25.6 718 78.0 74.4-81.2
Yes 812 76 9.6 7.2-12.7 736 90.4 87.3-92.8
Medicaid recipient
No 882 183 21.4 18.3-25.0 699 78.6 75.0-81.7
Yes 863 94 10.4 8.0-13.5 769 89.6 86.5-92.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 300 36 11.5 8.4-15.7 264 88.5 84.3-91.6
1500-2499 grams 544 87 15.2 12.4-18.4 457 84.8 81.6-87.6
2500+ grams 898 153 16.4 14.1-18.9 745 83.6 81.1-85.9

*Survey Question:
During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk with
bout 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.