NC Department of Health and Human Services
N.C. State Center for Health Statistics Home
N.C. Public Health Home

2014 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 946 218 22.2 19.3-25.4 728 77.8 74.6-80.7
Age
< 20 years 47 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 204 29 14.8 9.8-21.6 175 85.2 78.4-90.2
25-34 years 534 127 23.1 19.3-27.5 407 76.9 72.5-80.7
35+ years 161 53 31.9 24.3-40.6 108 68.1 59.4-75.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 503 136 27.4 23.2-32.0 367 72.6 68.0-76.8
Non-Hispanic Black 184 33 15.3 10.1-22.6 151 84.7 77.4-89.9
Non-Hispanic Other 56 13 25.5 14.0-41.9 43 74.5 58.1-86.0
Latina 183 33 14.4 9.6-21.0 150 85.6 79.0-90.4
Education
< High School 168 26 14.6 9.4-22.2 142 85.4 77.8-90.6
High School 182 35 17.5 11.9-25.1 147 82.5 74.9-88.1
> High School 595 157 26.0 22.2-30.3 438 74.0 69.7-77.8
Marital Status
Married 578 158 27.6 23.7-31.9 420 72.4 68.1-76.3
Other 368 60 13.7 10.0-18.6 308 86.3 81.4-90.0
WIC recipient
No 543 155 28.2 24.1-32.8 388 71.8 67.2-75.9
Yes 392 60 14.1 10.5-18.7 332 85.9 81.3-89.5
Medicaid recipient
No 576 161 27.5 23.6-31.9 415 72.5 68.1-76.4
Yes 370 57 14.7 10.8-19.6 313 85.3 80.4-89.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 328 73 22.0 17.8-26.9 255 78.0 73.1-82.2
2500+ grams 618 145 22.2 19.1-25.7 473 77.8 74.3-80.9

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** 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.

This page was generated on 27JAN17

Contact Us | Site Map | DHHS Disclaimer