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Heard of Health Check Program*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 842 454 54.2 49.6-58.8 388 45.8 41.2-50.4
Age
< 20 years 126 46 26.4 17.1-38.3 80 73.6 61.7-82.9
20-24 years 221 88 39.8 31.1-49.2 133 60.2 50.8-68.9
25-34 years 400 248 67.0 60.6-72.9 152 33.0 27.1-39.4
35+ years 95 72 81.1 68.5-89.4 23 18.9 10.6-31.5
Mother's Race
White 568 348 62.2 56.6-67.4 220 37.8 32.6-43.4
African American 249 100 36.0 27.9-45.0 149 64.0 55.0-72.1
Other Minorities 25 6 39.9 17.8-67.1 19 60.1 32.9-82.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 19 15 78.7 36.1-96.0 4 21.3 4.0-63.9
No 823 439 53.8 49.1-58.4 384 46.2 41.6-50.9
Education
< High School 162 52 35.7 25.6-47.2 110 64.3 52.8-74.4
High School 292 127 43.8 35.9-52.0 165 56.2 48.0-64.1
> High School 388 275 70.7 64.5-76.2 113 29.3 23.8-35.5
Marital Status
Married 563 364 67.8 62.5-72.8 199 32.2 27.2-37.5
Other 279 90 27.4 20.5-35.5 189 72.6 64.5-79.5
Income
15,999 or less 260 74 29.3 21.7-38.3 186 70.7 61.7-78.3
16,000-24,999 132 73 50.7 37.9-63.4 59 49.3 36.6-62.1
25,000-39,999 140 87 59.4 48.6-69.3 53 40.6 30.7-51.4
40,000 or more 259 204 80.8 74.2-86.0 55 19.2 14.0-25.8
WIC recipient
No 461 333 75.3 69.7-80.1 128 24.7 19.9-30.3
Yes 375 117 30.2 24.0-37.2 258 69.8 62.8-76.0
Medicaid recipient
No 431 349 81.1 76.0-85.3 82 18.9 14.7-24.0
Yes 411 105 24.3 18.6-31.0 306 75.7 69.0-81.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 170 89 49.8 42.2-57.4 81 50.2 42.6-57.8
1500-2499 grams 264 127 44.8 38.8-51.0 137 55.2 49.0-61.2
2500+ grams 406 237 54.9 49.9-59.9 169 45.1 40.1-50.1

*Survey Question:
Please tell us if you have heard of the following North Carolina programs.
61f. Health Check

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.