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2002 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 1504 1172 79.1 76.5-81.6 332 20.9 18.4-23.5
Age
< 20 years 190 106 57.0 47.6-66.0 84 43.0 34.0-52.4
20-24 years 389 288 74.0 68.1-79.1 101 26.0 20.9-31.9
25-34 years 739 616 84.8 81.4-87.7 123 15.2 12.3-18.6
35+ years 186 162 87.9 80.8-92.6 24 12.1 7.4-19.2
Race
White 1036 843 82.6 79.7-85.2 193 17.4 14.8-20.3
Black 398 274 66.4 59.6-72.6 124 33.6 27.4-40.4
Other 70 55 84.4 71.7-92.1 15 15.6 7.9-28.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 154 100 64.5 54.9-73.2 54 35.5 26.8-45.1
No 1350 1072 80.9 78.1-83.4 278 19.1 16.6-21.9
Education
< High School 338 220 65.3 58.7-71.4 118 34.7 28.6-41.3
High School 425 313 76.3 70.6-81.1 112 23.7 18.9-29.4
> High School 738 638 87.6 84.5-90.2 100 12.4 9.8-15.5
Marital Status
Married 955 817 86.8 84.0-89.2 138 13.2 10.8-16.0
Other 549 355 63.5 58.0-68.7 194 36.5 31.3-42.0
Income
15,999 or less 446 293 65.6 59.6-71.1 153 34.4 28.9-40.4
16,000-24,999 171 129 73.4 64.1-80.9 42 26.6 19.1-35.9
25,000-39,999 200 168 80.7 72.7-86.8 32 19.3 13.2-27.3
40,000 or more 536 480 91.9 88.8-94.2 56 8.1 5.8-11.2
WIC recipient
No 814 723 89.5 86.6-91.8 91 10.5 8.2-13.4
Yes 676 437 65.7 61.0-70.1 239 34.3 29.9-39.0
Medicaid recipient
No 736 668 91.1 88.4-93.3 68 8.9 6.7-11.6
Yes 768 504 66.0 61.6-70.3 264 34.0 29.7-38.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 678 508 73.9 70.5-77.1 170 26.1 22.9-29.5
2500+ grams 826 664 79.6 76.7-82.3 162 20.4 17.7-23.3

#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 20JUL04

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