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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-BARRIERS

Did any of these things keep you from getting prenatal care as early as you wanted? I HAD TOO MANY OTHER THINGS GOING ON

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 398 362 90.4 85.5-93.7 36 9.6 6.3-14.5
Age
< 20 years 76 70 90.1 74.5-96.6 6 9.9 3.4-25.5
20-24 years 144 125 85.3 76.0-91.3 19 14.7 8.7-24.0
25-34 years 149 139 95.4 88.1-98.3 10 4.6 1.7-11.9
35+ years 29 28 99.4 95.8-99.9 1 0.6 0.1- 4.2
Race
White 229 213 92.1 86.1-95.7 16 7.9 4.3-13.9
Black 152 132 84.8 73.4-91.8 20 15.2 8.2-26.6
Other 17 17 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 37 34 90.0 68.7-97.3 3 10.0 2.7-31.3
No 361 328 90.4 85.2-93.9 33 9.6 6.1-14.8
Education
< High School 115 102 89.3 78.7-95.0 13 10.7 5.0-21.3
High School 156 142 90.2 81.7-95.0 14 9.8 5.0-18.3
> High School 125 116 91.8 81.5-96.6 9 8.2 3.4-18.5
Marital Status
Married 193 183 94.7 88.7-97.6 10 5.3 2.4-11.3
Other 205 179 85.6 76.9-91.4 26 14.4 8.6-23.1
Income
15,999 or less 170 151 89.3 80.8-94.4 19 10.7 5.6-19.2
16,000-24,999 73 66 88.9 75.3-95.5 7 11.1 4.5-24.7
25,000-39,999 55 50 89.1 72.5-96.2 5 10.9 3.8-27.5
40,000 or more 58 56 95.3 75.1-99.3 2 4.7 0.7-24.9
WIC recipient
No 167 153 93.1 85.4-96.9 14 6.9 3.1-14.6
Yes 227 207 88.9 81.9-93.4 20 11.1 6.6-18.1
Medicaid recipient
No 125 120 97.9 91.5-99.5 5 2.1 0.5- 8.5
Yes 273 242 86.7 79.7-91.5 31 13.3 8.5-20.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 95 89 93.9 87.9-97.0 6 6.1 3.0-12.1
1500 - 2499 grams 135 121 89.5 83.3-93.6 14 10.5 6.4-16.7
2500+ grams 168 152 90.3 84.8-94.0 16 9.7 6.0-15.2

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

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