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Prenatal Care Paid by Other Source*

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 1684 95.1 93.5-96.3 68 4.9 3.7- 6.5
Age
< 20 years 261 254 97.6 93.5-99.1 7 2.4 0.9- 6.5
20-24 years 455 437 95.0 91.5-97.1 18 5.0 2.9- 8.5
25-34 years 833 797 94.8 92.3-96.5 36 5.2 3.5- 7.7
35+ years 203 196 93.5 87.0-96.9 7 6.5 3.1-13.0
Mother's Race
White 1182 1130 94.6 92.6-96.1 52 5.4 3.9- 7.4
African American 507 491 96.0 92.5-97.9 16 4.0 2.1- 7.5
Other Minorities 63 63 100 - 0 0.0 -
Hispanic origin
Yes 107 87 76.8 65.7-85.1 20 23.2 14.9-34.3
No 1645 1597 96.7 95.4-97.7 48 3.3 2.3- 4.6
Education
< High School 394 379 94.1 89.7-96.6 15 5.9 3.4-10.3
High School 581 554 94.0 90.7-96.2 27 6.0 3.8- 9.3
> High School 776 750 96.3 94.2-97.7 26 3.7 2.3- 5.8
Marital Status
Married 1160 1105 94.3 92.3-95.8 55 5.7 4.2- 7.7
Other 592 579 96.9 94.0-98.4 13 3.1 1.6- 6.0
Income
15,999 or less 502 484 95.6 92.2-97.5 18 4.4 2.5- 7.8
16,000-24,999 273 257 93.1 87.7-96.3 16 6.9 3.7-12.3
25,000-39,999 268 249 90.9 85.1-94.5 19 9.1 5.5-14.9
40,000 or more 538 527 97.7 95.4-98.9 11 2.3 1.1- 4.6
WIC recipient
No 911 882 96.0 94.0-97.4 29 4.0 2.6- 6.0
Yes 825 786 93.9 91.2-95.8 39 6.1 4.2- 8.8
Medicaid recipient
No 877 830 93.6 91.2-95.5 47 6.4 4.5- 8.8
Yes 875 854 96.7 94.5-98.0 21 3.3 2.0- 5.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 312 302 97.0 94.5-98.4 10 3.0 1.6- 5.5
1500-2499 grams 546 531 97.3 95.5-98.4 15 2.7 1.6- 4.5
2500+ grams 889 846 94.9 93.2-96.2 43 5.1 3.8- 6.8

*Survey Question:
How was your prenatal care paid for? 15e. Other source?

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