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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

SOCIAL SUPPORT

Since your delivery, would you have the kinds of help listed below if you needed them? SOMEONE TO TAKE ME TO THE CLINIC OR DOCTOR'S OFFICE IF I NEEDED A RIDE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1803 147 9.3 7.6-11.3 1656 90.7 88.7-92.4
Age
< 20 years 224 16 10.8 6.4-17.8 208 89.2 82.2-93.6
20-24 years 481 46 11.2 7.9-15.8 435 88.8 84.2-92.1
25-34 years 885 69 8.3 6.2-11.1 816 91.7 88.9-93.8
35+ years 213 16 6.9 3.6-13.0 197 93.1 87.0-96.4
Race
White 1203 88 7.9 6.1-10.1 1115 92.1 89.9-93.9
Black 543 51 11.8 8.2-16.7 492 88.2 83.3-91.8
Other 57 8 23.7 11.4-42.8 49 76.3 57.2-88.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 142 28 18.3 11.7-27.5 114 81.7 72.5-88.3
No 1660 119 8.3 6.6-10.3 1541 91.7 89.7-93.4
Education
< High School 384 53 16.5 12.1-22.1 331 83.5 77.9-87.9
High School 595 49 8.1 5.6-11.6 546 91.9 88.4-94.4
> High School 822 45 6.2 4.3- 8.8 777 93.8 91.2-95.7
Marital Status
Married 1152 82 7.9 6.1-10.2 1070 92.1 89.8-93.9
Other 651 65 12.0 8.9-16.0 586 88.0 84.0-91.1
Income
15,999 or less 533 61 14.0 10.4-18.7 472 86.0 81.3-89.6
16,000-24,999 246 22 10.5 6.4-16.9 224 89.5 83.1-93.6
25,000-39,999 262 22 9.8 5.9-15.8 240 90.2 84.2-94.1
40,000 or more 613 26 4.1 2.5- 6.7 587 95.9 93.3-97.5
WIC recipient
No 973 58 5.8 4.1- 8.1 915 94.2 91.9-95.9
Yes 824 86 12.4 9.7-15.8 738 87.6 84.2-90.3
Medicaid recipient
No 889 48 6.2 4.4- 8.7 841 93.8 91.3-95.6
Yes 914 99 12.4 9.7-15.7 815 87.6 84.3-90.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 356 26 7.4 5.3-10.3 330 92.6 89.7-94.7
1500 - 2499 grams 564 42 7.7 5.8-10.1 522 92.3 89.9-94.2
2500+ grams 883 79 9.4 7.6-11.6 804 90.6 88.4-92.4

#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.

This page was generated on 24NOV03

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