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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? VISITS TO YOUR HOME BY A NURSE OR OTHER HEALTH CARE WORKER

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1616 1253 78.0 75.2-80.6 363 22.0 19.4-24.8
Age
< 20 years 224 130 60.0 51.0-68.3 94 40.0 31.7-49.0
20-24 years 433 311 69.2 63.1-74.8 122 30.8 25.2-36.9
25-34 years 778 656 85.8 82.3-88.7 122 14.2 11.3-17.7
35+ years 181 156 89.3 81.8-94.0 25 10.7 6.0-18.2
Race
White 1094 895 80.8 77.6-83.7 199 19.2 16.3-22.4
Black 467 320 71.0 64.7-76.6 147 29.0 23.4-35.3
Other 55 38 70.0 52.4-83.2 17 30.0 16.8-47.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 116 66.3 56.6-74.9 47 33.7 25.1-43.4
No 1451 1137 79.7 76.8-82.3 314 20.3 17.7-23.2
Education
< High School 351 218 63.0 55.9-69.5 133 37.0 30.5-44.1
High School 507 375 73.5 68.0-78.4 132 26.5 21.6-32.0
> High School 753 657 88.3 85.0-90.9 96 11.7 9.1-15.0
Marital Status
Married 1017 871 86.3 83.4-88.8 146 13.7 11.2-16.6
Other 599 382 62.5 56.9-67.8 217 37.5 32.2-43.1
Income
15,999 or less 500 322 63.5 57.3-69.2 178 36.5 30.8-42.7
16,000-24,999 180 132 72.1 62.8-79.9 48 27.9 20.1-37.2
25,000-39,999 245 210 86.4 79.7-91.1 35 13.6 8.9-20.3
40,000 or more 538 490 92.9 89.8-95.1 48 7.1 4.9-10.2
WIC recipient
No 839 755 91.3 88.6-93.5 84 8.7 6.5-11.4
Yes 769 492 63.5 58.8-68.0 277 36.5 32.0-41.2
Medicaid recipient
No 797 723 92.3 89.7-94.3 74 7.7 5.7-10.3
Yes 819 530 63.1 58.4-67.5 289 36.9 32.5-41.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 316 248 77.5 72.9-81.5 68 22.5 18.5-27.1
1500 - 2499 grams 488 356 71.6 67.5-75.5 132 28.4 24.5-32.5
2500+ grams 812 649 78.5 75.4-81.3 163 21.5 18.7-24.6

#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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