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Prenatal Care Paid by Other Source*

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 1764 1697 95.9 94.5-96.9 67 4.1 3.1- 5.5
Age
< 20 years 269 255 95.4 90.4-97.9 14 4.6 2.1- 9.6
20-24 years 484 462 95.6 92.6-97.5 22 4.4 2.5- 7.4
25-34 years 807 778 95.4 93.1-96.9 29 4.6 3.1- 6.9
35+ years 204 202 99.8 99.1-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 0.9
Mother's Race
White 1167 1117 95.7 94.0-97.0 50 4.3 3.0- 6.0
African American 529 515 97.1 94.1-98.6 14 2.9 1.4- 5.9
Other Minorities 68 65 91.5 76.7-97.2 3 8.5 2.8-23.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 88 78 91.5 81.0-96.4 10 8.5 3.6-19.0
No 1675 1619 96.4 95.0-97.4 56 3.6 2.6- 5.0
Education
< High School 371 358 97.4 93.6-99.0 13 2.6 1.0- 6.4
High School 589 560 93.5 90.3-95.7 29 6.5 4.3- 9.7
> High School 802 777 96.9 95.0-98.1 25 3.1 1.9- 5.0
Marital Status
Married 1158 1106 95.1 93.2-96.5 52 4.9 3.5- 6.8
Other 606 591 97.6 95.2-98.8 15 2.4 1.2- 4.8
Income
15,999 or less 535 522 97.4 94.6-98.8 13 2.6 1.2- 5.4
16,000-24,999 275 252 90.7 85.3-94.2 23 9.3 5.8-14.7
25,000-39,999 284 272 96.1 92.0-98.1 12 3.9 1.9- 8.0
40,000 or more 529 518 97.8 95.5-98.9 11 2.2 1.1- 4.5
WIC recipient
No 931 895 96.0 94.0-97.3 36 4.0 2.7- 6.0
Yes 817 786 95.7 93.3-97.2 31 4.3 2.8- 6.7
Medicaid recipient
No 892 844 94.3 92.0-95.9 48 5.7 4.1- 8.0
Yes 872 853 97.7 95.7-98.8 19 2.3 1.2- 4.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 307 300 97.7 95.2-98.9 7 2.3 1.1- 4.8
1500-2499 grams 549 526 95.8 93.6-97.2 23 4.2 2.8- 6.4
2500+ grams 905 868 95.9 94.3-97.0 37 4.1 3.0- 5.7

*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.