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2008 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 ? HOW SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY COULD AFFECT MY BABY*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1337 299 23.5 21.0-26.1 1038 76.5 73.9-79.0
Age
< 20 years 147 13 9.6 5.2-17.0 134 90.4 83.0-94.8
20-24 years 312 47 14.8 10.8-19.9 265 85.2 80.1-89.2
25-34 years 675 176 27.5 23.9-31.4 499 72.5 68.6-76.1
35+ years 203 63 34.8 27.9-42.4 140 65.2 57.6-72.1
Race
White 947 229 24.6 21.7-27.8 718 75.4 72.2-78.3
Black 325 56 19.2 14.6-24.9 269 80.8 75.1-85.4
Other 65 14 25.3 15.2-39.1 51 74.7 60.9-84.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 28 16.3 11.0-23.3 147 83.7 76.7-89.0
No 1161 270 24.7 22.0-27.6 891 75.3 72.4-78.0
Education
< High School 255 30 12.5 8.5-17.9 225 87.5 82.1-91.5
High School 362 56 15.5 11.6-20.4 306 84.5 79.6-88.4
> High School 716 211 32.5 28.8-36.4 505 67.5 63.6-71.2
Marital Status
Married 817 233 29.6 26.2-33.2 584 70.4 66.8-73.8
Other 520 66 14.5 11.2-18.4 454 85.5 81.6-88.8
Income
14,999 or less 360 40 11.5 8.1-15.9 320 88.5 84.1-91.9
15,000-24,999 171 34 19.8 13.9-27.4 137 80.2 72.6-86.1
25,000-49,999 263 67 28.2 22.5-34.7 196 71.8 65.3-77.5
50,000 or more 437 136 33.0 28.3-38.0 301 67.0 62.0-71.7
WIC recipient
No 726 211 31.1 27.5-34.9 515 68.9 65.1-72.5
Yes 607 86 14.9 11.9-18.5 521 85.1 81.5-88.1
Medicaid recipient
No 629 198 33.0 29.1-37.2 431 67.0 62.8-70.9
Yes 708 101 15.4 12.5-18.7 607 84.6 81.3-87.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 435 70 15.4 12.4-19.0 365 84.6 81.0-87.6
2500+ grams 902 229 24.2 21.5-27.1 673 75.8 72.9-78.5

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

#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 20MAY10

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