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2001 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 1644 753 45.9 42.7-49.1 891 54.1 50.9-57.3
Age
< 20 years 225 186 80.5 72.5-86.6 39 19.5 13.4-27.5
20-24 years 437 283 67.5 61.6-72.9 154 32.5 27.1-38.4
25-34 years 798 239 28.2 24.3-32.5 559 71.8 67.5-75.7
35+ years 184 45 26.6 18.9-36.1 139 73.4 63.9-81.1
Race
White 1119 452 40.6 37.0-44.2 667 59.4 55.8-63.0
Black 466 277 62.7 56.1-68.8 189 37.3 31.2-43.9
Other 59 24 36.9 22.7-53.7 35 63.1 46.3-77.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 172 140 79.8 71.5-86.2 32 20.2 13.8-28.5
No 1470 611 40.9 37.7-44.3 859 59.1 55.7-62.3
Education
< High School 358 307 86.4 80.9-90.5 51 13.6 9.5-19.1
High School 510 303 57.2 51.4-62.8 207 42.8 37.2-48.6
> High School 772 139 18.5 15.2-22.3 633 81.5 77.7-84.8
Marital Status
Married 1042 281 28.5 25.1-32.2 761 71.5 67.8-74.9
Other 602 472 78.3 73.3-82.5 130 21.7 17.5-26.7
Income
15,999 or less 496 421 84.8 79.8-88.7 75 15.2 11.3-20.2
16,000-24,999 181 113 67.3 58.0-75.4 68 32.7 24.6-42.0
25,000-39,999 248 70 29.4 22.5-37.4 178 70.6 62.6-77.5
40,000 or more 557 37 6.1 4.1- 9.2 520 93.9 90.8-95.9
WIC recipient
No 846 147 15.5 12.6-19.0 699 84.5 81.0-87.4
Yes 787 601 78.6 74.6-82.1 186 21.4 17.9-25.4
Medicaid recipient
No 824 66 7.7 5.7-10.4 758 92.3 89.6-94.3
Yes 820 687 86.2 82.7-89.1 133 13.8 10.9-17.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 310 147 51.1 46.0-56.2 163 48.9 43.8-54.0
1500 - 2499 grams 495 260 56.1 51.9-60.3 235 43.9 39.7-48.1
2500+ grams 839 346 45.1 41.7-48.5 493 54.9 51.5-58.3

#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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