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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your prenatal care paid for? HEALTH INSURANCE OR HMO

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1803 851 46.7 43.7-49.8 952 53.3 50.2-56.3
Age
< 20 years 227 189 82.6 74.9-88.3 38 17.4 11.7-25.1
20-24 years 483 342 70.9 65.3-76.0 141 29.1 24.0-34.7
25-34 years 881 270 28.1 24.3-32.1 611 71.9 67.9-75.7
35+ years 212 50 28.9 21.2-38.1 162 71.1 61.9-78.8
Race
White 1209 478 41.4 37.9-45.0 731 58.6 55.0-62.1
Black 536 341 63.3 57.0-69.1 195 36.7 30.9-43.0
Other 58 32 47.8 31.0-65.2 26 52.2 34.8-69.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 117 81.8 72.9-88.2 28 18.2 11.8-27.1
No 1657 733 42.6 39.4-45.8 924 57.4 54.2-60.6
Education
< High School 387 338 85.9 80.5-89.9 49 14.1 10.1-19.5
High School 589 337 56.3 50.9-61.6 252 43.7 38.4-49.1
> High School 825 174 19.0 15.8-22.8 651 81.0 77.2-84.2
Marital Status
Married 1161 329 28.5 25.2-32.0 832 71.5 68.0-74.8
Other 642 522 83.3 78.9-86.9 120 16.7 13.1-21.1
Income
15,999 or less 527 448 85.5 80.9-89.2 79 14.5 10.8-19.1
16,000-24,999 243 156 66.6 58.5-73.8 87 33.4 26.2-41.5
25,000-39,999 261 97 34.8 27.7-42.6 164 65.2 57.4-72.3
40,000 or more 611 39 5.4 3.5- 8.4 572 94.6 91.6-96.5
WIC recipient
No 962 190 16.4 13.5-19.7 772 83.6 80.3-86.5
Yes 835 659 79.7 75.8-83.0 176 20.3 17.0-24.2
Medicaid recipient
No 888 62 7.1 5.2- 9.7 826 92.9 90.3-94.8
Yes 915 789 86.9 83.6-89.5 126 13.1 10.5-16.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 352 172 50.1 45.4-54.9 180 49.9 45.1-54.6
1500 - 2499 grams 566 295 54.8 50.9-58.8 271 45.2 41.2-49.1
2500+ grams 885 384 46.1 42.9-49.5 501 53.9 50.5-57.1

#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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