2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HOME VISITOR

During your most recent pregnancy, did the home visitor who came to your home talk with you about any of the things listed below?*

Home Visiting Topics

Total
Respond.#

NO

YES

N

%

C.I.(95%)

N

%

C.I.(95%)

How smoking during pregnancy could affect your baby

53

11

21.0

10.9-36.7

42

79.0

63.3-89.1

How drinking alcohol during pregnancy could affect your baby

53

9

18.8

9.2-34.6

44

81.2

65.4-90.8

Doing tests to screen for birth defects or diseases that run in the family

53

12

24.6

13.3-41.0

41

75.4

59.0-86.7

The importance of getting tested for HIV or other sexually transmitted infections

53

12

24.6

13.3-41.0

41

75.4

59.0-86.7

Physical or emotional abuse to women by their husband/partner

53

9

23.4

12.1-40.4

44

76.6

59.6-87.9

Breastfeeding your baby

53

4

7.7

2.4-21.6

49

92.3

78.4-97.6

Your emotional wellbeing

52

5

13.1

5.1-30.0

47

86.9

70.0-94.9

 

*Asked of women who received home visitor assistance.

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.

#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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