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Services Received During Pregnancy: Home visits by Health*

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 1772 1344 77.0 74.3-79.5 428 23.0 20.5-25.7
Age
< 20 years 273 159 56.8 48.6-64.7 114 43.2 35.3-51.4
20-24 years 492 358 73.9 68.4-78.8 134 26.1 21.2-31.6
25-34 years 805 658 83.5 80.0-86.5 147 16.5 13.5-20.0
35+ years 202 169 84.1 75.6-90.0 33 15.9 10.0-24.4
Mother's Race
White 1162 949 82.1 79.0-84.7 213 17.9 15.3-21.0
African American 540 340 62.3 56.3-68.0 200 37.7 32.0-43.7
Other Minorities 70 55 76.0 60.3-86.9 15 24.0 13.1-39.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 87 66 76.2 63.2-85.7 21 23.8 14.3-36.8
No 1684 1278 77.2 74.4-79.7 406 22.8 20.3-25.6
Education
< High School 374 221 59.6 52.6-66.2 153 40.4 33.8-47.4
High School 597 436 74.9 70.1-79.2 161 25.1 20.8-29.9
> High School 799 686 87.3 84.1-90.0 113 12.7 10.0-15.9
Marital Status
Married 1153 977 86.1 83.3-88.4 176 13.9 11.6-16.7
Other 619 367 58.4 52.8-63.7 252 41.6 36.3-47.2
Income
15,999 or less 542 339 63.5 57.8-68.8 203 36.5 31.2-42.2
16,000-24,999 277 212 76.8 69.6-82.7 65 23.2 17.3-30.4
25,000-39,999 285 237 82.0 75.6-87.1 48 18.0 12.9-24.4
40,000 or more 522 469 92.1 88.8-94.6 53 7.9 5.4-11.2
WIC recipient
No 943 836 90.6 87.9-92.7 107 9.4 7.3-12.1
Yes 810 494 61.4 56.8-65.8 316 38.6 34.2-43.2
Medicaid recipient
No 885 792 90.6 88.0-92.8 93 9.4 7.2-12.0
Yes 887 552 62.2 57.7-66.5 335 37.8 33.5-42.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 317 243 74.9 69.6-79.6 74 25.1 20.4-30.4
1500-2499 grams 555 391 68.1 64.0-72.0 164 31.9 28.0-36.0
2500+ grams 897 707 77.7 74.7-80.4 190 22.3 19.6-25.3

*Survey Question:
During you most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? 60d. Visits to your home by a
nurse or other health care worker

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