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Heard of Health Check Program*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1767 954 55.4 52.3-58.4 813 44.6 41.6-47.7
Age
< 20 years 274 91 35.4 27.9-43.6 183 64.6 56.4-72.1
20-24 years 489 188 39.1 33.5-45.1 301 60.9 54.9-66.5
25-34 years 802 533 68.1 63.8-72.0 269 31.9 28.0-36.2
35+ years 202 142 68.3 58.9-76.4 60 31.7 23.6-41.1
Mother's Race
White 1160 745 63.9 60.3-67.4 415 36.1 32.6-39.7
African American 538 174 29.9 24.7-35.7 364 70.1 64.3-75.3
Other Minorities 69 35 55.1 39.6-69.6 34 44.9 30.4-60.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 83 48 53.6 40.1-66.5 35 46.4 33.5-59.9
No 1683 905 55.5 52.3-58.5 778 44.5 41.5-47.7
Education
< High School 371 117 34.6 28.2-41.7 254 65.4 58.3-71.8
High School 596 260 45.9 40.7-51.1 336 54.1 48.9-59.3
> High School 798 576 72.5 68.3-76.3 222 27.5 23.7-31.7
Marital Status
Married 1148 773 67.4 63.8-70.7 375 32.6 29.3-36.2
Other 619 181 30.5 25.6-35.9 438 69.5 64.1-74.4
Income
15,999 or less 540 144 30.2 25.1-35.9 396 69.8 64.1-74.9
16,000-24,999 277 119 42.8 35.4-50.5 158 57.2 49.5-64.6
25,000-39,999 285 180 66.4 59.1-73.0 105 33.6 27.0-40.9
40,000 or more 520 457 86.9 82.8-90.2 63 13.1 9.8-17.2
WIC recipient
No 943 706 75.5 71.7-78.9 237 24.5 21.1-28.3
Yes 806 233 31.0 26.9-35.5 573 69.0 64.5-73.1
Medicaid recipient
No 884 735 82.3 78.9-85.3 149 17.7 14.7-21.1
Yes 883 219 25.7 21.9-30.0 664 74.3 70.0-78.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 316 159 46.5 41.0-52.2 157 53.5 47.8-59.0
1500-2499 grams 555 273 45.0 40.9-49.3 282 55.0 50.7-59.1
2500+ grams 893 519 56.2 52.9-59.5 374 43.8 40.5-47.1

*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.