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2002 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 talk with you about any of the things listed below? HOW DRINKING ALCOHOL DURING PREGNANCY COULD AFFECT YOUR BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1504 348 23.3 20.8-26.1 1156 76.7 73.9-79.2
Age
< 20 years 191 23 10.7 6.2-17.9 168 89.3 82.1-93.8
20-24 years 389 72 19.8 15.3-25.2 317 80.2 74.8-84.7
25-34 years 742 195 27.0 23.2-31.1 547 73.0 68.9-76.8
35+ years 182 58 28.1 20.9-36.6 124 71.9 63.4-79.1
Race
White 1037 276 26.1 23.0-29.4 761 73.9 70.6-77.0
Black 395 60 16.2 11.8-21.9 335 83.8 78.1-88.2
Other 72 12 13.7 6.8-26.0 60 86.3 74.0-93.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 152 29 17.3 11.2-25.7 123 82.7 74.3-88.8
No 1352 319 24.0 21.3-27.0 1033 76.0 73.0-78.7
Education
< High School 332 41 10.9 7.4-15.7 291 89.1 84.3-92.6
High School 430 84 19.8 15.4-25.2 346 80.2 74.8-84.6
> High School 739 222 31.2 27.3-35.4 517 68.8 64.6-72.7
Marital Status
Married 959 278 28.5 25.2-32.0 681 71.5 68.0-74.8
Other 545 70 12.7 9.4-16.9 475 87.3 83.1-90.6
Income
15,999 or less 444 67 16.1 12.1-21.0 377 83.9 79.0-87.9
16,000-24,999 167 35 21.9 15.0-30.9 132 78.1 69.1-85.0
25,000-39,999 203 48 19.3 13.5-26.8 155 80.7 73.2-86.5
40,000 or more 543 177 32.2 27.8-37.1 366 67.8 62.9-72.2
WIC recipient
No 808 236 28.9 25.3-32.9 572 71.1 67.1-74.7
Yes 687 112 16.6 13.4-20.5 575 83.4 79.5-86.6
Medicaid recipient
No 737 221 29.3 25.5-33.3 516 70.7 66.7-74.5
Yes 767 127 16.8 13.7-20.5 640 83.2 79.5-86.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 675 149 21.1 18.3-24.3 526 78.9 75.7-81.7
2500+ grams 829 199 23.5 20.8-26.5 630 76.5 73.5-79.2

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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