2015 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?*
Reasons   Total NO YES
Respond.# N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
How smoking during pregnancy could affect your baby
 
48 8 15.2 7.0-29.9  40 84.8 70.1-93.0 
How drinking alcohol during pregnancy could affect your baby 48 9 18.2 8.9-33.7  39 81.8 66.3-91.1 
Doing tests to screen for birth defects or diseases that run in the family 48 10 16.2 7.8-30.7  38 83.8 69.3-92.2 
The importance of getting tested for HIV or other sexually transmitted infections 48 13 22.9 12.3-38.6  35 77.1 61.4-87.7 
Physical or emotional abuse to women by their husband/partner 48 13 25.2 13.7-41.7  35 74.8 58.3-86.3 
Breastfeeding your baby 49 2 2.7 0.5-12.9  47 97.3 87.1-99.5 
Your emotional wellbeing 48 4 7.6 2.5-20.6  44 92.4 79.4-97.5 
*Asked of women who received home visitor assistance.
The overall weighted response rate in 2015 was 51%. It fell short of the 55% 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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