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Prenatal Care Paid by Other Source*

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 840 803 94.7 92.2-96.4 37 5.3 3.6- 7.8
Age
< 20 years 125 123 98.0 88.4-99.7 2 2.0 0.3-11.6
20-24 years 221 211 95.3 89.6-98.0 10 4.7 2.0-10.4
25-34 years 399 379 93.6 89.4-96.2 20 6.4 3.8-10.6
35+ years 95 90 92.9 82.5-97.3 5 7.1 2.7-17.5
Mother's Race
White 571 542 94.2 91.0-96.2 29 5.8 3.8- 9.0
African American 246 240 96.1 90.4-98.5 6 3.9 1.5- 9.6
Other Minorities 23 21 94.7 71.5-99.2 2 5.3 0.8-28.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 19 15 78.8 36.0-96.1 4 21.2 3.9-64.0
No 821 788 95.0 92.6-96.7 33 5.0 3.3- 7.4
Education
< High School 164 159 95.2 86.7-98.4 5 4.8 1.6-13.3
High School 287 274 94.1 89.1-96.9 13 5.9 3.1-10.9
> High School 389 370 94.9 91.4-97.0 19 5.1 3.0- 8.6
Marital Status
Married 565 536 94.3 91.1-96.3 29 5.7 3.7- 8.9
Other 275 267 95.6 90.6-98.0 8 4.4 2.0- 9.4
Income
15,999 or less 258 247 93.4 87.0-96.8 11 6.6 3.2-13.0
16,000-24,999 130 120 92.7 83.6-96.9 10 7.3 3.1-16.4
25,000-39,999 139 130 92.2 84.7-96.2 9 7.8 3.8-15.3
40,000 or more 261 255 97.0 93.1-98.8 6 3.0 1.2- 6.9
WIC recipient
No 457 438 95.1 91.7-97.2 19 4.9 2.8- 8.3
Yes 377 359 94.2 90.0-96.7 18 5.8 3.3-10.0
Medicaid recipient
No 434 407 92.5 88.4-95.1 27 7.5 4.9-11.6
Yes 406 396 97.3 93.8-98.8 10 2.7 1.2- 6.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 164 161 97.9 93.5-99.3 3 2.1 0.7- 6.5
1500-2499 grams 264 253 96.2 93.2-97.9 11 3.8 2.1- 6.8
2500+ grams 410 387 94.6 91.9-96.4 23 5.4 3.6- 8.1

*Survey Question:
How was your prenatal care paid for? 15e. Other source?

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