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2011 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 ? SMOKING OR TOBACCO USE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 955 218 23.7 20.7-27.0 737 76.3 73.0-79.3
Age
< 20 years 69 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 235 30 16.5 11.5-23.1 205 83.5 76.9-88.5
25-34 years 504 128 26.5 22.3-31.0 376 73.5 69.0-77.7
35+ years 147 52 34.2 25.8-43.6 95 65.8 56.4-74.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 133 25.3 21.4-29.7 393 74.7 70.3-78.6
Non-Hispanic Black 242 43 20.2 14.5-27.3 199 79.8 72.7-85.5
Non-Hispanic Other 53 17 37.4 23.4-54.0 36 62.6 46.0-76.6
Latina 124 24 18.7 12.3-27.3 100 81.3 72.7-87.7
Education
< High School 171 28 17.6 11.8-25.4 143 82.4 74.6-88.2
High School 191 25 14.5 9.5-21.6 166 85.5 78.4-90.5
> High School 592 165 29.2 25.2-33.6 427 70.8 66.4-74.8
Marital Status
Married 562 173 31.5 27.3-36.0 389 68.5 64.0-72.7
Other 392 45 12.7 9.1-17.3 347 87.3 82.7-90.9
WIC recipient
No 468 153 34.3 29.6-39.4 315 65.7 60.6-70.4
Yes 485 64 13.7 10.4-17.7 421 86.3 82.3-89.6
Medicaid recipient
No 409 136 33.9 28.9-39.3 273 66.1 60.7-71.1
Yes 546 82 16.2 12.9-20.3 464 83.8 79.7-87.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 324 60 17.4 13.7-21.8 264 82.6 78.2-86.3
2500+ grams 631 158 24.3 21.1-27.8 473 75.7 72.2-78.9

*Asked of women who went for prenatal care.

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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