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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-LOCATION

Was this provider the closest one that you could go to for prenatal care?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1501 700 47.2 44.1-50.3 801 52.8 49.7-55.9
Age
< 20 years 193 66 39.1 30.5-48.5 127 60.9 51.5-69.5
20-24 years 388 172 42.2 36.2-48.4 216 57.8 51.6-63.8
25-34 years 737 365 50.0 45.5-54.4 372 50.0 45.6-54.5
35+ years 183 97 54.7 45.8-63.2 86 45.3 36.8-54.2
Race
White 1034 515 50.7 47.1-54.4 519 49.3 45.6-52.9
Black 396 159 38.9 32.5-45.6 237 61.1 54.4-67.5
Other 71 26 32.8 21.2-46.9 45 67.2 53.1-78.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 154 32 22.1 15.1-31.1 122 77.9 68.9-84.9
No 1347 668 50.2 46.9-53.6 679 49.8 46.4-53.1
Education
< High School 332 98 28.9 23.3-35.2 234 71.1 64.8-76.7
High School 423 193 45.9 39.8-52.1 230 54.1 47.9-60.2
> High School 743 408 56.8 52.4-61.0 335 43.2 39.0-47.6
Marital Status
Married 961 494 52.4 48.6-56.1 467 47.6 43.9-51.4
Other 540 206 36.5 31.3-42.0 334 63.5 58.0-68.7
Income
15,999 or less 440 160 36.7 31.1-42.7 280 63.3 57.3-68.9
16,000-24,999 168 77 42.8 33.7-52.5 91 57.2 47.5-66.3
25,000-39,999 204 96 48.0 39.5-56.6 108 52.0 43.4-60.5
40,000 or more 542 315 58.7 53.7-63.5 227 41.3 36.5-46.3
WIC recipient
No 806 448 56.0 51.8-60.1 358 44.0 39.9-48.2
Yes 682 246 36.5 32.0-41.2 436 63.5 58.8-68.0
Medicaid recipient
No 742 411 55.0 50.7-59.3 331 45.0 40.7-49.3
Yes 759 289 38.5 34.2-43.1 470 61.5 56.9-65.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 669 299 43.9 40.2-47.6 370 56.1 52.4-59.8
2500+ grams 832 401 47.5 44.1-50.9 431 52.5 49.1-55.9

#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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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