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Number of Sources for Payment of Prenatal Care*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  One Source Two or more sources
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1751 1297 74.2 71.5-76.8 454 25.8 23.2-28.5
Age
< 20 years 267 240 91.9 86.3-95.4 27 8.1 4.6-13.7
20-24 years 480 381 76.4 71.1-81.1 99 23.6 18.9-28.9
25-34 years 804 543 68.8 64.7-72.7 261 31.2 27.3-35.3
35+ years 200 133 68.7 59.5-76.7 67 31.3 23.3-40.5
Mother's Race
White 1159 830 72.2 68.9-75.3 329 27.8 24.7-31.1
African American 526 412 78.6 73.2-83.1 114 21.4 16.9-26.8
Other Minorities 66 55 85.6 71.3-93.4 11 14.4 6.6-28.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 84 72 80.4 67.7-88.9 12 19.6 11.1-32.3
No 1666 1224 73.7 70.9-76.4 442 26.3 23.6-29.1
Education
< High School 365 328 88.2 82.7-92.0 37 11.8 8.0-17.3
High School 587 447 76.6 71.9-80.8 140 23.4 19.2-28.1
> High School 798 521 65.7 61.5-69.8 277 34.3 30.2-38.5
Marital Status
Married 1150 785 68.5 65.1-71.8 365 31.5 28.2-34.9
Other 601 512 86.0 81.7-89.4 89 14.0 10.6-18.3
Income
15,999 or less 529 470 88.4 84.2-91.6 59 11.6 8.4-15.8
16,000-24,999 273 197 71.6 64.2-78.0 76 28.4 22.0-35.8
25,000-39,999 283 180 66.8 59.6-73.3 103 33.2 26.7-40.4
40,000 or more 525 331 64.0 58.7-68.9 194 36.0 31.1-41.3
WIC recipient
No 924 612 66.9 63.0-70.7 312 33.1 29.3-37.0
Yes 811 673 82.9 79.1-86.0 138 17.1 14.0-20.9
Medicaid recipient
No 887 575 66.6 62.7-70.4 312 33.4 29.6-37.3
Yes 864 722 82.8 79.1-86.0 142 17.2 14.0-20.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 306 219 72.5 67.1-77.3 87 27.5 22.7-32.9
1500-2499 grams 543 420 79.0 75.4-82.2 123 21.0 17.8-24.6
2500+ grams 899 656 74.0 71.0-76.7 243 26.0 23.3-29.0

*Survey Question:
Data in this table are constructed from survey question 15 (a-e).

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