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Infant Taken To Private Doctor 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 413 25.9 23.2-28.7 1220 74.1 71.3-76.8
Age
< 20 years 237 82 32.5 25.2-40.8 155 67.5 59.2-74.8
20-24 years 424 132 33.9 28.3-39.9 292 66.1 60.1-71.7
25-34 years 787 160 20.8 17.4-24.7 627 79.2 75.3-82.6
35+ years 185 39 19.5 13.1-27.9 146 80.5 72.1-86.9
Mother's Race
White 1120 214 20.3 17.5-23.4 906 79.7 76.6-82.5
African American 458 171 40.6 34.4-47.1 287 59.4 52.9-65.6
Other Minorities 55 28 47.9 31.7-64.5 27 52.1 35.5-68.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 101 77 77.1 66.2-85.3 24 22.9 14.7-33.8
No 1532 336 21.3 18.7-24.1 1196 78.7 75.9-81.3
Education
< High School 366 157 44.2 37.6-51.0 209 55.8 49.0-62.4
High School 531 159 31.3 26.3-36.8 372 68.7 63.2-73.7
> High School 735 97 13.0 10.3-16.4 638 87.0 83.6-89.7
Marital Status
Married 1092 221 20.6 17.8-23.9 871 79.4 76.1-82.2
Other 541 192 37.5 32.2-43.2 349 62.5 56.8-67.8
Income
15,999 or less 468 173 39.7 33.9-45.8 295 60.3 54.2-66.1
16,000-24,999 251 83 33.4 26.3-41.3 168 66.6 58.7-73.7
25,000-39,999 253 53 23.0 17.1-30.3 200 77.0 69.7-82.9
40,000 or more 504 39 6.9 4.6-10.2 465 93.1 89.8-95.4
WIC recipient
No 858 122 13.6 10.9-16.8 736 86.4 83.2-89.1
Yes 759 287 39.4 34.9-44.0 472 60.6 56.0-65.1
Medicaid recipient
No 823 134 17.0 14.1-20.5 689 83.0 79.5-85.9
Yes 810 279 35.8 31.5-40.3 531 64.2 59.7-68.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 219 60 28.5 22.7-35.1 159 71.5 64.9-77.3
1500-2499 grams 532 138 27.6 23.9-31.7 394 72.4 68.3-76.1
2500+ grams 879 214 25.7 22.8-28.8 665 74.3 71.2-77.2

*Survey Question:
When your baby goes for routine well baby care where do you take him or her? 47c. Private doctor's
office

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