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Received Counseling on Smoking*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1727 229 14.1 12.1-16.4 1498 85.9 83.6-87.9
Age
< 20 years 256 20 9.3 5.4-15.6 236 90.7 84.4-94.6
20-24 years 451 49 10.5 7.3-14.7 402 89.5 85.3-92.7
25-34 years 824 129 16.4 13.4-19.9 695 83.6 80.1-86.6
35+ years 196 31 19.4 13.1-27.7 165 80.6 72.3-86.9
Mother's Race
White 1170 172 15.4 13.0-18.1 998 84.6 81.9-87.0
African American 496 50 10.0 6.8-14.5 446 90.0 85.5-93.2
Other Minorities 61 7 15.1 6.6-30.8 54 84.9 69.2-93.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 105 10 10.9 5.4-20.6 95 89.1 79.4-94.6
No 1622 219 14.4 12.3-16.8 1403 85.6 83.2-87.7
Education
< High School 388 28 7.5 4.6-11.9 360 92.5 88.1-95.4
High School 574 56 10.9 7.8-15.0 518 89.1 85.0-92.2
> High School 764 145 19.7 16.4-23.4 619 80.3 76.6-83.6
Marital Status
Married 1145 179 16.9 14.3-19.8 966 83.1 80.2-85.7
Other 582 50 7.9 5.4-11.5 532 92.1 88.5-94.6
Income
15,999 or less 495 43 10.3 7.1-14.6 452 89.7 85.4-92.9
16,000-24,999 269 26 8.4 5.0-14.0 243 91.6 86.0-95.0
25,000-39,999 266 32 13.0 8.6-19.0 234 87.0 81.0-91.4
40,000 or more 531 117 22.9 18.7-27.6 414 77.1 72.4-81.3
WIC recipient
No 901 165 18.5 15.5-21.9 736 81.5 78.1-84.5
Yes 815 63 9.3 6.9-12.4 752 90.7 87.6-93.1
Medicaid recipient
No 864 160 19.1 16.0-22.6 704 80.9 77.4-84.0
Yes 863 69 8.6 6.3-11.5 794 91.4 88.5-93.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 308 38 12.0 8.8-16.1 270 88.0 83.9-91.2
1500-2499 grams 540 60 11.0 8.6-14.0 480 89.0 86.0-91.4
2500+ grams 874 130 14.4 12.2-16.8 744 85.6 83.2-87.8

*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.