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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Number of Well Baby Care Visits by Age at Least Two Months*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
None One visit Two to three visits >= Four Visits
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1651 25 1.9 1.2- 3.0 127 6.4 5.1- 8.1 1048 68.2 65.3-71.1 451 23.4 20.9-26.1
Age
< 20 years 199 6 3.8 1.5- 9.4 21 7.6 4.0-14.0 110 61.6 52.4-70.0 62 27.0 19.7-35.7
20-24 years 436 9 3.3 1.6- 6.4 26 5.4 3.3- 8.9 275 67.6 61.7-73.0 126 23.7 19.0-29.1
25-34 years 819 9 1.1 0.4- 2.6 61 6.8 4.9- 9.4 530 69.8 65.6-73.6 219 22.4 19.0-26.2
35+ years 197 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 19 6.1 3.0-11.8 133 70.5 61.6-78.1 44 23.4 16.5-32.0
Race
White 1130 16 1.7 1.0- 3.0 84 6.3 4.7- 8.3 740 70.0 66.6-73.2 290 22.0 19.2-25.1
Black 472 9 2.6 1.1- 5.9 36 5.5 3.2- 9.1 284 64.7 58.3-70.6 143 27.2 21.9-33.3
Other 49 0 0.0 . - . 7 19.2 8.4-38.1 24 51.5 33.7-68.9 18 29.3 15.9-47.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 129 6 5.2 2.1-12.5 10 8.1 3.9-16.3 74 62.7 52.0-72.2 39 24.0 16.2-34.0
No 1521 19 1.5 0.9- 2.6 117 6.3 4.9- 8.0 974 68.9 65.9-71.9 411 23.2 20.6-26.1
Education
< High School 350 11 3.8 1.9- 7.5 24 7.2 4.4-11.7 214 66.3 59.6-72.3 101 22.7 17.6-28.8
High School 540 9 1.8 0.8- 4.1 40 6.4 4.2- 9.6 350 71.8 66.7-76.4 141 20.0 16.0-24.7
> High School 760 5 0.9 0.4- 2.4 63 6.1 4.3- 8.6 484 66.9 62.6-71.0 208 26.1 22.3-30.2
Marital Status
Married 1082 9 1.1 0.5- 2.3 86 6.7 5.1- 8.9 712 70.2 66.7-73.5 275 22.0 19.1-25.2
Other 569 16 3.6 2.0- 6.4 41 5.9 3.8- 9.0 336 64.2 58.8-69.3 176 26.3 21.8-31.4
Income
15,999 or less 483 13 3.3 1.7- 6.3 39 6.9 4.4-10.6 302 68.7 63.0-74.0 129 21.0 16.7-26.2
16,000-24,999 224 5 4.0 1.7- 9.2 21 9.1 5.2-15.3 147 67.6 59.2-74.9 51 19.4 13.6-26.7
25,000-39,999 242 2 0.1 0.0- 0.4 17 6.2 3.3-11.3 153 68.0 60.1-74.9 70 25.8 19.4-33.3
40,000 or more 563 2 0.3 0.0- 2.0 41 6.2 4.1- 9.2 367 68.8 63.8-73.4 153 24.7 20.5-29.4
WIC recipient
No 901 6 0.9 0.3- 2.2 67 5.6 4.0- 7.8 589 70.4 66.5-74.1 239 23.2 19.8-26.8
Yes 744 19 3.1 1.8- 5.2 60 7.5 5.4-10.3 454 65.5 61.0-69.8 211 23.9 20.2-28.1
Medicaid recipient
No 826 2 0.2 0.0- 1.4 61 7.1 5.1- 9.6 552 70.7 66.7-74.4 211 22.0 18.7-25.7
Yes 825 23 3.6 2.2- 5.8 66 5.8 4.1- 8.3 496 65.7 61.3-69.9 240 24.9 21.2-28.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 246 5 2.0 0.9- 4.4 41 16.6 12.8-21.3 122 49.7 44.1-55.4 78 31.6 26.6-37.1
1500 - 2499 grams 541 4 0.8 0.3- 2.1 31 5.8 4.2- 8.1 328 60.0 55.9-63.9 178 33.4 29.6-37.4
2500+ grams 864 16 2.0 1.2- 3.2 55 6.4 4.9- 8.2 598 69.0 65.8-72.0 195 22.7 20.0-25.6

*Data from question 59. How many times has your baby been to a doctor or nurse for a well baby check-up?

#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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