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2009 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 to you about ? SECOND HAND SMOKING*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1148 314 26.3 23.5-29.3 834 73.7 70.7-76.5
Age
< 20 years 115 12 9.7 4.8-18.6 103 90.3 81.4-95.2
20-24 years 264 44 16.5 11.9-22.3 220 83.5 77.7-88.1
25-34 years 593 188 31.2 27.2-35.6 405 68.8 64.4-72.8
35+ years 176 70 39.1 31.3-47.6 106 60.9 52.4-68.7
Race
White 831 259 30.3 26.9-33.9 572 69.7 66.1-73.1
Black 263 41 14.2 9.9-20.1 222 85.8 79.9-90.1
Other 54 14 25.5 14.3-41.2 40 74.5 58.8-85.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 140 39 26.4 19.0-35.3 101 73.6 64.7-81.0
No 1008 275 26.3 23.3-29.5 733 73.7 70.5-76.7
Education
< High School 190 31 14.8 9.8-21.9 159 85.2 78.1-90.2
High School 317 50 13.6 9.9-18.4 267 86.4 81.6-90.1
> High School 637 232 38.1 33.9-42.4 405 61.9 57.6-66.1
Marital Status
Married 709 243 33.7 30.0-37.7 466 66.3 62.3-70.0
Other 439 71 16.0 12.3-20.5 368 84.0 79.5-87.7
Income
14,999 or less 212 29 12.0 7.7-18.3 183 88.0 81.7-92.3
15,000-24,999 270 52 18.6 13.9-24.5 218 81.4 75.5-86.1
25,000-49,999 235 59 25.3 19.5-32.2 176 74.7 67.8-80.5
50,000 or more 379 166 44.7 39.2-50.3 213 55.3 49.7-60.8
WIC recipient
No 614 230 37.9 33.6-42.3 384 62.1 57.7-66.4
Yes 532 83 14.6 11.5-18.5 449 85.4 81.5-88.5
Medicaid recipient
No 574 226 39.9 35.5-44.5 348 60.1 55.5-64.5
Yes 574 88 14.4 11.4-18.1 486 85.6 81.9-88.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 395 92 21.6 17.9-25.8 303 78.4 74.2-82.1
2500+ grams 753 222 26.7 23.7-30.0 531 73.3 70.0-76.3

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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