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Infant Taken to Health Dept for Routine Care*

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 1632 1479 89.2 87.0-91.0 153 10.8 9.0-13.0
Age
< 20 years 237 192 78.4 70.5-84.6 45 21.6 15.4-29.5
20-24 years 424 384 88.4 83.8-91.9 40 11.6 8.1-16.2
25-34 years 786 732 91.9 89.0-94.1 54 8.1 5.9-11.0
35+ years 185 171 93.3 86.8-96.7 14 6.7 3.3-13.2
Mother's Race
White 1119 1032 91.4 89.1-93.3 87 8.6 6.7-10.9
African American 458 400 82.7 77.1-87.2 58 17.3 12.8-22.9
Other Minorities 55 47 84.9 68.2-93.6 8 15.1 6.4-31.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 101 64 62.7 51.0-73.0 37 37.3 27.0-49.0
No 1531 1415 91.6 89.5-93.2 116 8.4 6.8-10.5
Education
< High School 365 289 76.5 70.2-81.8 76 23.5 18.2-29.8
High School 531 476 87.3 83.0-90.6 55 12.7 9.4-17.0
> High School 735 713 96.8 94.9-98.1 22 3.2 1.9- 5.1
Marital Status
Married 1091 1023 93.8 91.7-95.4 68 6.2 4.6- 8.3
Other 541 456 78.9 73.8-83.3 85 21.1 16.7-26.2
Income
15,999 or less 467 393 81.5 76.2-85.9 74 18.5 14.1-23.8
16,000-24,999 251 224 86.8 80.3-91.4 27 13.2 8.6-19.7
25,000-39,999 253 235 90.9 85.2-94.5 18 9.1 5.5-14.8
40,000 or more 504 497 98.9 97.1-99.6 7 1.1 0.4- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 858 822 95.4 93.2-96.9 36 4.6 3.1- 6.8
Yes 758 642 82.2 78.3-85.5 116 17.8 14.5-21.7
Medicaid recipient
No 823 797 96.4 94.3-97.7 26 3.6 2.3- 5.7
Yes 809 682 81.1 77.2-84.5 127 18.9 15.5-22.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 219 201 91.7 87.1-94.8 18 8.3 5.2-12.9
1500-2499 grams 531 487 90.9 88.0-93.2 44 9.1 6.8-12.0
2500+ grams 879 789 89.1 86.7-91.0 90 10.9 9.0-13.3

*Survey Question:
When your baby goes for routine well baby care where do you take him or her? 47b. health department
clinic

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