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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-BARRIERS

What were your reasons for going to this provider for prenatal care? REFERRAL FROM ANOTHER DOCTOR

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1638 1430 89.3 87.2-91.1 208 10.7 8.9-12.8
Age
< 20 years 224 189 83.8 76.1-89.3 35 16.2 10.7-23.9
20-24 years 435 381 90.6 86.4-93.6 54 9.4 6.4-13.6
25-34 years 795 696 89.7 86.7-92.1 99 10.3 7.9-13.3
35+ years 184 164 91.6 84.9-95.5 20 8.4 4.5-15.1
Race
White 1116 990 90.5 88.2-92.4 126 9.5 7.6-11.8
Black 462 389 85.8 80.4-89.8 73 14.2 10.2-19.6
Other 60 51 88.9 74.3-95.7 9 11.1 4.3-25.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 174 157 90.2 83.2-94.5 17 9.8 5.5-16.8
No 1462 1271 89.2 86.9-91.1 191 10.8 8.9-13.1
Education
< High School 358 302 87.0 81.6-90.9 56 13.0 9.1-18.4
High School 508 447 90.1 86.0-93.0 61 9.9 7.0-14.0
> High School 767 676 89.9 86.9-92.2 91 10.1 7.8-13.1
Marital Status
Married 1040 921 90.1 87.6-92.2 119 9.9 7.8-12.4
Other 598 509 87.8 83.7-90.9 89 12.2 9.1-16.3
Income
15,999 or less 498 431 88.8 84.4-92.1 67 11.2 7.9-15.6
16,000-24,999 179 158 91.9 85.2-95.7 21 8.1 4.3-14.8
25,000-39,999 248 212 84.7 77.7-89.8 36 15.3 10.2-22.3
40,000 or more 556 490 90.2 86.8-92.8 66 9.8 7.2-13.2
WIC recipient
No 846 744 90.7 88.0-92.8 102 9.3 7.2-12.0
Yes 784 680 88.1 84.7-90.8 104 11.9 9.2-15.3
Medicaid recipient
No 823 725 90.0 87.2-92.3 98 10.0 7.7-12.8
Yes 815 705 88.5 85.2-91.1 110 11.5 8.9-14.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 307 255 82.9 78.6-86.4 52 17.1 13.6-21.4
1500 - 2499 grams 493 423 86.0 82.7-88.7 70 14.0 11.3-17.3
2500+ grams 838 752 89.6 87.4-91.6 86 10.4 8.4-12.6

#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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