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Heard of Health Check Program*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1752 893 51.9 48.9-55.0 859 48.1 45.0-51.1
Age
< 20 years 267 89 33.5 26.1-41.8 178 66.5 58.2-73.9
20-24 years 459 161 35.1 29.6-41.0 298 64.9 59.0-70.4
25-34 years 826 517 64.3 59.9-68.4 309 35.7 31.6-40.1
35+ years 200 126 63.8 54.6-72.0 74 36.2 28.0-45.4
Mother's Race
White 1173 708 58.5 54.9-62.0 465 41.5 38.0-45.1
African American 516 161 34.1 28.3-40.3 355 65.9 59.7-71.7
Other Minorities 63 24 35.0 21.2-52.0 39 65.0 48.0-78.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 108 48 43.2 32.6-54.5 60 56.8 45.5-67.4
No 1644 845 52.7 49.5-55.9 799 47.3 44.1-50.5
Education
< High School 407 109 27.2 21.7-33.5 298 72.8 66.5-78.3
High School 578 238 43.1 37.6-48.7 340 56.9 51.3-62.4
> High School 766 546 71.0 66.9-74.9 220 29.0 25.1-33.1
Marital Status
Married 1149 717 61.8 58.2-65.4 432 38.2 34.6-41.8
Other 603 176 29.9 25.0-35.3 427 70.1 64.7-75.0
Income
15,999 or less 513 140 28.7 23.6-34.4 373 71.3 65.6-76.4
16,000-24,999 273 91 33.5 26.5-41.3 182 66.5 58.7-73.5
25,000-39,999 265 146 52.6 44.9-60.3 119 47.4 39.7-55.1
40,000 or more 532 444 84.7 80.4-88.1 88 15.3 11.9-19.6
WIC recipient
No 917 649 73.1 69.2-76.7 268 26.9 23.3-30.8
Yes 821 231 27.9 23.9-32.1 590 72.1 67.9-76.1
Medicaid recipient
No 864 669 77.3 73.5-80.6 195 22.7 19.4-26.5
Yes 888 224 24.4 20.7-28.5 664 75.6 71.5-79.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 325 149 44.1 38.7-49.6 176 55.9 50.4-61.3
1500-2499 grams 544 264 46.1 41.9-50.3 280 53.9 49.7-58.1
2500+ grams 878 478 52.5 49.2-55.8 400 47.5 44.2-50.8

*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.