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Services Received During Pregnancy: Work First*

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 836 737 86.1 82.3-89.2 99 13.9 10.8-17.7
Age
< 20 years 127 106 76.3 64.2-85.2 21 23.7 14.8-35.8
20-24 years 217 178 77.4 68.2-84.5 39 22.6 15.5-31.8
25-34 years 396 360 91.9 87.1-95.0 36 8.1 5.0-12.9
35+ years 96 93 99.7 99.2-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 0.8
Mother's Race
White 560 529 93.2 89.3-95.7 31 6.8 4.3-10.7
African American 251 189 69.4 60.3-77.2 62 30.6 22.8-39.7
Other Minorities 25 19 82.1 53.4-94.8 6 17.9 5.2-46.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 18 17 98.9 91.6-99.9 1 1.1 0.1- 8.4
No 818 720 85.9 82.0-89.0 98 14.1 11.0-18.0
Education
< High School 162 121 75.1 64.3-83.4 41 24.9 16.6-35.7
High School 290 246 79.3 71.5-85.4 44 20.7 14.6-28.5
> High School 384 370 96.5 92.8-98.3 14 3.5 1.7- 7.2
Marital Status
Married 556 533 95.9 92.6-97.7 23 4.1 2.3- 7.4
Other 280 204 67.0 58.5-74.6 76 33.0 25.4-41.5
Income
15,999 or less 260 182 64.0 54.9-72.2 78 36.0 27.8-45.1
16,000-24,999 130 124 94.1 81.5-98.3 6 5.9 1.7-18.5
25,000-39,999 140 140 100 - 0 0.0 -
40,000 or more 256 254 99.2 95.3-99.9 2 0.8 0.1- 4.7
WIC recipient
No 456 444 98.2 95.5-99.3 12 1.8 0.7- 4.5
Yes 374 288 72.5 65.5-78.6 86 27.5 21.4-34.5
Medicaid recipient
No 428 425 98.6 95.6-99.6 3 1.4 0.4- 4.4
Yes 408 312 72.2 65.2-78.2 96 27.8 21.8-34.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 170 152 88.3 82.1-92.5 18 11.7 7.5-17.9
1500-2499 grams 260 225 83.6 78.0-88.0 35 16.4 12.0-22.0
2500+ grams 404 358 86.3 82.1-89.6 46 13.7 10.4-17.9

*Survey Question:
During you most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? 60f. Work First (formerly
AFDC)

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