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Infant Taken To Private Doctor for Routine Care*

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 1629 423 27.5 24.8-30.5 1206 72.5 69.5-75.2
Age
< 20 years 249 98 42.9 34.9-51.4 151 57.1 48.6-65.1
20-24 years 451 167 40.1 34.3-46.1 284 59.9 53.9-65.7
25-34 years 742 132 18.5 15.2-22.2 610 81.5 77.8-84.8
35+ years 187 26 14.5 8.8-22.9 161 85.5 77.1-91.2
Mother's Race
White 1091 223 23.8 20.7-27.2 868 76.2 72.8-79.3
African American 472 173 36.3 30.6-42.5 299 63.7 57.5-69.4
Other Minorities 66 27 44.1 29.5-59.7 39 55.9 40.3-70.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 83 64 86.0 75.4-92.5 19 14.0 7.5-24.6
No 1545 358 22.7 20.2-25.5 1187 77.3 74.5-79.8
Education
< High School 333 156 51.9 44.8-59.0 177 48.1 41.0-55.2
High School 553 147 27.6 23.1-32.6 406 72.4 67.4-76.9
> High School 742 119 15.8 12.9-19.3 623 84.2 80.7-87.1
Marital Status
Married 1080 227 23.2 20.2-26.6 853 76.8 73.4-79.8
Other 549 196 36.8 31.5-42.5 353 63.2 57.5-68.5
Income
15,999 or less 485 171 39.9 34.2-45.8 314 60.1 54.2-65.8
16,000-24,999 258 93 35.6 28.5-43.4 165 64.4 56.6-71.5
25,000-39,999 265 63 28.0 21.8-35.3 202 72.0 64.7-78.2
40,000 or more 491 38 7.9 5.4-11.3 453 92.1 88.7-94.6
WIC recipient
No 870 134 15.3 12.5-18.6 736 84.7 81.4-87.5
Yes 743 285 42.1 37.5-46.9 458 57.9 53.1-62.5
Medicaid recipient
No 838 135 17.3 14.3-20.6 703 82.7 79.4-85.7
Yes 791 288 39.3 34.8-44.0 503 60.7 56.0-65.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 194 58 32.8 26.2-40.1 136 67.2 59.9-73.8
1500-2499 grams 539 133 26.8 23.0-30.9 406 73.2 69.1-77.0
2500+ grams 895 231 27.5 24.6-30.7 664 72.5 69.3-75.4

*Survey Question:
When your baby goes for routine well baby care where do you take him or her? 47c. Private doctor's
office

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