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Services Received During Pregnancy: Home visits by Health*

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 1738 1364 79.1 76.4-81.5 374 20.9 18.5-23.6
Age
< 20 years 267 145 52.5 44.1-60.7 122 47.5 39.3-55.9
20-24 years 452 350 77.3 71.8-82.0 102 22.7 18.0-28.2
25-34 years 822 696 86.1 82.7-88.9 126 13.9 11.1-17.3
35+ years 197 173 87.8 80.3-92.7 24 12.2 7.3-19.7
Mother's Race
White 1163 964 82.1 79.1-84.8 199 17.9 15.2-20.9
African American 514 349 67.7 61.6-73.3 165 32.3 26.7-38.4
Other Minorities 61 51 93.8 81.7-98.1 10 6.2 1.9-18.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 107 75 72.1 60.9-81.1 32 27.9 18.9-39.1
No 1631 1289 79.7 76.9-82.2 342 20.3 17.8-23.1
Education
< High School 403 249 60.2 53.5-66.5 154 39.8 33.5-46.5
High School 577 447 79.7 74.9-83.8 130 20.3 16.2-25.1
> High School 757 667 88.5 85.3-91.1 90 11.5 8.9-14.7
Marital Status
Married 1137 975 86.3 83.5-88.7 162 13.7 11.3-16.5
Other 601 389 63.0 57.4-68.2 212 37.0 31.8-42.6
Income
15,999 or less 509 338 65.4 59.4-70.8 171 34.6 29.2-40.6
16,000-24,999 272 211 77.7 70.4-83.6 61 22.3 16.4-29.6
25,000-39,999 267 231 87.6 81.4-91.9 36 12.4 8.1-18.6
40,000 or more 521 476 92.6 89.4-95.0 45 7.4 5.0-10.6
WIC recipient
No 907 819 91.4 88.8-93.5 88 8.6 6.5-11.2
Yes 816 533 65.4 60.9-69.7 283 34.6 30.3-39.1
Medicaid recipient
No 856 785 92.7 90.2-94.6 71 7.3 5.4- 9.8
Yes 882 579 64.1 59.6-68.3 303 35.9 31.7-40.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 325 252 76.0 70.7-80.6 73 24.0 19.4-29.3
1500-2499 grams 537 409 75.1 71.2-78.7 128 24.9 21.3-28.8
2500+ grams 871 699 79.4 76.5-82.0 172 20.6 18.0-23.5

*Survey Question:
During you most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? 60d. Visits to your home by a
nurse or other health care worker

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