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Infant Taken To Hospital for Routine Care*

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 782 691 89.9 86.7-92.4 91 10.1 7.6-13.3
Age
< 20 years 117 102 90.7 81.2-95.7 15 9.3 4.3-18.8
20-24 years 209 174 85.1 77.2-90.6 35 14.9 9.4-22.8
25-34 years 371 336 91.5 87.1-94.5 35 8.5 5.5-12.9
35+ years 85 79 93.3 81.2-97.8 6 6.7 2.2-18.8
Mother's Race
White 532 479 89.9 85.9-92.8 53 10.1 7.2-14.1
African American 229 194 89.4 82.8-93.7 35 10.6 6.3-17.2
Other Minorities 21 18 93.5 73.1-98.7 3 6.5 1.3-26.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 16 13 81.8 38.5-97.0 3 18.2 3.0-61.5
No 766 678 90.0 86.8-92.5 88 10.0 7.5-13.2
Education
< High School 151 134 91.7 83.3-96.0 17 8.3 4.0-16.7
High School 265 228 89.4 83.3-93.5 37 10.6 6.5-16.7
> High School 366 329 89.4 84.5-92.9 37 10.6 7.1-15.5
Marital Status
Married 529 468 89.1 85.0-92.1 61 10.9 7.9-15.0
Other 253 223 91.5 85.5-95.1 30 8.5 4.9-14.5
Income
15,999 or less 246 207 85.1 77.3-90.6 39 14.9 9.4-22.7
16,000-24,999 115 97 87.2 76.8-93.4 18 12.8 6.6-23.2
25,000-39,999 130 116 90.7 82.3-95.3 14 9.3 4.7-17.7
40,000 or more 244 227 93.5 88.5-96.4 17 6.5 3.6-11.5
WIC recipient
No 427 390 93.2 89.5-95.7 37 6.8 4.3-10.5
Yes 349 295 85.9 80.2-90.2 54 14.1 9.8-19.8
Medicaid recipient
No 405 362 89.6 85.2-92.8 43 10.4 7.2-14.8
Yes 377 329 90.1 85.1-93.6 48 9.9 6.4-14.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 117 95 81.6 73.4-87.7 22 18.4 12.3-26.6
1500-2499 grams 258 228 87.4 82.4-91.1 30 12.6 8.9-17.6
2500+ grams 405 366 90.1 86.7-92.8 39 9.9 7.2-13.3

*Survey Question:
When your baby goes for routine well baby care where do you take him or her? 47a. Hospital clinic

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