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Infant Taken To Hospital 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 1633 1449 89.6 87.6-91.4 184 10.4 8.6-12.4
Age
< 20 years 237 218 93.7 88.3-96.7 19 6.3 3.3-11.7
20-24 years 424 354 84.2 79.2-88.1 70 15.8 11.9-20.8
25-34 years 787 711 90.6 87.7-93.0 76 9.4 7.0-12.3
35+ years 185 166 93.3 87.2-96.7 19 6.7 3.3-12.8
Mother's Race
White 1120 1014 91.4 89.1-93.2 106 8.6 6.8-10.9
African American 458 387 84.9 79.7-89.0 71 15.1 11.0-20.3
Other Minorities 55 48 82.9 65.8-92.4 7 17.1 7.6-34.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 101 70 71.4 60.0-80.6 31 28.6 19.4-40.0
No 1532 1379 91.3 89.3-92.9 153 8.7 7.1-10.7
Education
< High School 366 319 89.9 85.2-93.3 47 10.1 6.7-14.8
High School 531 456 85.2 80.6-88.8 75 14.8 11.2-19.4
> High School 735 673 92.4 89.7-94.4 62 7.6 5.6-10.3
Marital Status
Married 1092 974 89.3 86.8-91.4 118 10.7 8.6-13.2
Other 541 475 90.3 86.4-93.1 66 9.7 6.9-13.6
Income
15,999 or less 468 400 86.1 81.3-89.8 68 13.9 10.2-18.7
16,000-24,999 251 211 85.7 79.3-90.4 40 14.3 9.6-20.7
25,000-39,999 253 218 88.3 82.3-92.4 35 11.7 7.6-17.7
40,000 or more 504 483 96.5 94.0-98.0 21 3.5 2.0- 6.0
WIC recipient
No 858 780 92.7 90.2-94.6 78 7.3 5.4- 9.8
Yes 759 655 86.4 82.9-89.2 104 13.6 10.8-17.1
Medicaid recipient
No 823 732 89.4 86.5-91.7 91 10.6 8.3-13.5
Yes 810 717 89.9 86.8-92.3 93 10.1 7.7-13.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 219 185 85.2 79.9-89.3 34 14.8 10.7-20.1
1500-2499 grams 532 469 87.3 84.1-90.0 63 12.7 10.0-15.9
2500+ grams 879 793 89.8 87.6-91.7 86 10.2 8.3-12.4

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

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