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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Where do you usually take your baby for well-baby checkups?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
HOSPITAL CLINIC HLTH DEPT CLINIC MD / HMO
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1584 138 9.2 7.5-11.3 138 10.3 8.5-12.5 1308 80.4 77.7-82.9
Age
< 20 years 183 26 15.9 10.0-24.5 31 17.2 11.0-26.0 126 66.9 57.1-75.4
20-24 years 403 52 13.7 9.9-18.7 50 15.4 11.2-20.8 301 70.9 64.7-76.4
25-34 years 802 51 6.0 4.2- 8.5 48 7.1 5.0- 9.9 703 86.9 83.5-89.7
35+ years 196 9 6.7 3.2-13.7 9 6.2 2.8-12.9 178 87.1 79.0-92.4
Race
White 1087 82 8.5 6.6-10.9 81 9.7 7.6-12.3 924 81.8 78.6-84.6
Black 451 54 12.2 8.5-17.3 52 12.1 8.4-17.3 345 75.6 69.4-80.9
Other 46 2 4.5 0.7-22.8 5 10.8 3.1-31.5 39 84.7 64.4-94.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 117 38 29.3 20.4-40.1 44 42.1 31.7-53.2 35 28.7 19.9-39.4
No 1466 100 7.1 5.5- 9.0 93 6.8 5.2- 8.7 1273 86.2 83.6-88.3
Education
< High School 323 45 13.3 9.1-18.9 79 30.8 24.6-37.8 199 55.9 48.7-62.9
High School 516 55 11.5 8.3-15.7 46 7.6 5.1-11.1 415 80.9 76.0-85.0
> High School 745 38 5.8 3.9- 8.3 13 1.9 1.0- 3.7 694 92.3 89.4-94.4
Marital Status
Married 1051 70 7.1 5.4- 9.4 64 8.1 6.1-10.6 917 84.8 81.7-87.5
Other 533 68 13.7 10.2-18.2 74 15.1 11.4-19.9 391 71.2 65.6-76.1
Income
15,999 or less 446 56 11.2 7.8-15.7 91 25.3 20.2-31.3 299 63.5 57.3-69.3
16,000-24,999 213 31 17.0 11.3-24.6 15 9.4 5.3-16.2 167 73.6 65.1-80.7
25,000-39,999 236 20 9.5 5.6-15.5 12 5.0 2.4-10.1 204 85.5 78.7-90.4
40,000 or more 560 19 4.2 2.5- 6.9 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 540 95.8 93.1-97.5
WIC recipient
No 881 53 6.3 4.5- 8.8 26 3.7 2.3- 5.9 802 90.0 87.0-92.3
Yes 697 85 12.7 9.8-16.3 111 18.1 14.6-22.3 501 69.2 64.5-73.5
Medicaid recipient
No 814 60 8.3 6.2-11.1 9 1.5 0.7- 3.1 745 90.1 87.2-92.5
Yes 770 78 10.2 7.7-13.5 129 20.0 16.4-24.1 563 69.8 65.2-74.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 235 24 10.1 7.1-14.1 14 6.6 4.1-10.3 197 83.4 78.5-87.3
1500 - 2499 grams 528 41 8.3 6.2-10.9 47 9.2 7.1-12.0 440 82.5 79.1-85.5
2500+ grams 821 73 9.3 7.4-11.5 77 10.4 8.4-12.9 671 80.3 77.3-82.9

#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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