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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

ALCOHOL USE

Among mothers who reported drinking alcohol prior to pregnancy, percentage of moms that changed their alcohol use during pregnancy*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Drinker who Quit Continued Drinking
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 307 275 89.6 84.9-92.9 32 10.4 7.1-15.1

*Asked only of mothers who reported drinking alcohol3 months before pregnancy.

~ For 2012, NC PRAMS only collected data on May through December births. Additionally, the overall weighted response rate was 51%.

~ Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

Note: Note: The 2012 PRAMS data processed using a new data entry/pocessing sytem.

#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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