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Number of Sources for Payment of Prenatal Care*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  One Source Two or more sources
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 1731 1289 72.5 69.7-75.1 442 27.5 24.9-30.3
Age
< 20 years 258 230 87.9 81.2-92.4 28 12.1 7.6-18.8
20-24 years 452 353 77.0 71.5-81.6 99 23.0 18.4-28.5
25-34 years 823 574 69.5 65.3-73.4 249 30.5 26.6-34.7
35+ years 198 132 54.8 45.7-63.5 66 45.2 36.5-54.3
Mother's Race
White 1171 850 71.0 67.6-74.1 321 29.0 25.9-32.4
African American 499 388 75.9 69.9-81.0 111 24.1 19.0-30.1
Other Minorities 61 51 82.3 65.4-92.0 10 17.7 8.0-34.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 103 92 88.7 79.3-94.2 11 11.3 5.8-20.7
No 1628 1197 71.0 68.1-73.8 431 29.0 26.2-31.9
Education
< High School 387 340 86.4 81.1-90.4 47 13.6 9.6-18.9
High School 578 438 72.3 67.0-77.1 140 27.7 22.9-33.0
> High School 765 510 65.5 61.2-69.6 255 34.5 30.4-38.8
Marital Status
Married 1147 797 67.6 64.1-71.0 350 32.4 29.0-35.9
Other 584 492 83.4 78.8-87.2 92 16.6 12.8-21.2
Income
15,999 or less 493 424 83.6 78.6-87.7 69 16.4 12.3-21.4
16,000-24,999 271 205 78.8 71.7-84.5 66 21.2 15.5-28.3
25,000-39,999 267 163 56.7 48.9-64.1 104 43.3 35.9-51.1
40,000 or more 533 364 66.6 61.4-71.4 169 33.4 28.6-38.6
WIC recipient
No 900 617 66.4 62.3-70.2 283 33.6 29.8-37.7
Yes 816 657 78.6 74.6-82.1 159 21.4 17.9-25.4
Medicaid recipient
No 870 592 66.6 62.6-70.4 278 33.4 29.6-37.4
Yes 861 697 79.1 75.1-82.6 164 20.9 17.4-24.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 309 240 77.9 72.8-82.2 69 22.1 17.8-27.2
1500-2499 grams 539 420 78.8 75.2-82.0 119 21.2 18.0-24.8
2500+ grams 878 626 72.0 68.9-74.8 252 28.0 25.2-31.1

*Survey Question:
Data in this table are constructed from survey question 15 (a-e).

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