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2006 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 MY BABY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1310 347 25.4 22.6-28.4 963 74.6 71.6-77.4
Age
< 20 years 129 22 13.4 7.6-22.6 107 86.6 77.4-92.4
20-24 years 292 58 18.3 13.5-24.3 234 81.7 75.7-86.5
25-34 years 675 192 29.1 25.0-33.5 483 70.9 66.5-75.0
35+ years 214 75 34.2 26.5-42.9 139 65.8 57.1-73.5
Race
White 959 271 27.2 23.9-30.8 688 72.8 69.2-76.1
Black 281 54 17.9 12.8-24.6 227 82.1 75.4-87.2
Other 70 22 35.4 22.7-50.5 48 64.6 49.5-77.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 168 45 24.3 17.4-32.8 123 75.7 67.2-82.6
No 1142 302 25.6 22.6-28.9 840 74.4 71.1-77.4
Education
< High School 203 34 14.7 9.7-21.7 169 85.3 78.3-90.3
High School 393 87 21.4 16.8-27.0 306 78.6 73.0-83.2
> High School 712 226 32.0 27.9-36.4 486 68.0 63.6-72.1
Marital Status
Married 865 271 32.4 28.7-36.4 594 67.6 63.6-71.3
Other 445 76 14.8 11.1-19.6 369 85.2 80.4-88.9
Income
14,999 or less 339 66 17.1 12.7-22.8 273 82.9 77.2-87.3
15,000-24,999 170 40 24.3 17.0-33.3 130 75.7 66.7-83.0
25,000-49,999 257 76 30.6 24.0-38.0 181 69.4 62.0-76.0
50,000 or more 434 148 34.3 29.1-39.9 286 65.7 60.1-70.9
WIC recipient
No 735 239 33.0 28.9-37.4 496 67.0 62.6-71.1
Yes 573 107 17.0 13.5-21.1 466 83.0 78.9-86.5
Medicaid recipient
No 662 220 34.1 29.8-38.7 442 65.9 61.3-70.2
Yes 648 127 17.7 14.3-21.7 521 82.3 78.3-85.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 578 147 23.6 20.4-27.3 431 76.4 72.7-79.6
2500+ grams 732 200 25.5 22.5-28.8 532 74.5 71.2-77.5

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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.

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