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Services Received During Pregnancy: Work First*

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 1729 1580 92.6 90.8-94.1 149 7.4 5.9- 9.2
Age
< 20 years 265 230 88.9 82.6-93.1 35 11.1 6.9-17.4
20-24 years 452 397 87.2 82.4-90.7 55 12.8 9.3-17.6
25-34 years 815 762 95.9 93.8-97.3 53 4.1 2.7- 6.2
35+ years 197 191 96.6 90.6-98.8 6 3.4 1.2- 9.4
Mother's Race
White 1153 1103 96.3 94.6-97.5 50 3.7 2.5- 5.4
African American 515 419 80.8 75.3-85.3 96 19.2 14.7-24.7
Other Minorities 61 58 99.0 96.4-99.7 3 1.0 0.3- 3.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 102 93 93.2 84.1-97.3 9 6.8 2.7-15.9
No 1627 1487 92.6 90.7-94.1 140 7.4 5.9- 9.3
Education
< High School 398 333 85.5 80.2-89.6 65 14.5 10.4-19.8
High School 577 509 89.9 86.1-92.8 68 10.1 7.2-13.9
> High School 753 737 98.1 96.4-99.1 16 1.9 0.9- 3.6
Marital Status
Married 1131 1100 98.2 96.8-99.0 31 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Other 598 480 80.3 75.5-84.4 118 19.7 15.6-24.5
Income
15,999 or less 507 409 81.6 76.5-85.8 98 18.4 14.2-23.5
16,000-24,999 273 255 95.0 90.3-97.5 18 5.0 2.5- 9.7
25,000-39,999 266 258 98.4 94.9-99.5 8 1.6 0.5- 5.1
40,000 or more 518 517 100 99.7- 100 1 0.0 0.0- 0.3
WIC recipient
No 904 876 98.1 96.6-99.0 28 1.9 1.0- 3.4
Yes 811 690 86.4 82.9-89.3 121 13.6 10.7-17.1
Medicaid recipient
No 851 845 99.5 98.2-99.9 6 0.5 0.1- 1.8
Yes 878 735 85.1 81.5-88.0 143 14.9 12.0-18.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 323 286 87.9 83.6-91.2 37 12.1 8.8-16.4
1500-2499 grams 538 483 88.7 85.6-91.2 55 11.3 8.8-14.4
2500+ grams 863 807 93.0 91.0-94.6 56 7.0 5.4- 9.0

*Survey Question:
During you most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? 60f. Work First (formerly
AFDC)

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