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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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How was your prenatal care paid for? PRENATAL CARE PAID BY OTHER SOURCE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1527 1480 96.4 95.1-97.4 47 3.6 2.6- 4.9
Age
< 20 years 193 190 98.0 92.8-99.5 3 2.0 0.5- 7.2
20-24 years 396 380 94.4 90.7-96.6 16 5.6 3.4- 9.3
25-34 years 751 728 96.6 94.5-97.9 23 3.4 2.1- 5.5
35+ years 187 182 98.8 95.3-99.7 5 1.2 0.3- 4.7
Race
White 1051 1020 96.7 95.1-97.8 31 3.3 2.2- 4.9
Black 401 388 96.2 92.6-98.0 13 3.8 2.0- 7.4
Other 75 72 93.5 81.7-97.9 3 6.5 2.1-18.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 157 142 90.3 83.0-94.7 15 9.7 5.3-17.0
No 1370 1338 97.2 95.8-98.1 32 2.8 1.9- 4.2
Education
< High School 335 325 96.9 93.7-98.5 10 3.1 1.5- 6.3
High School 439 421 94.7 91.2-96.9 18 5.3 3.1- 8.8
> High School 750 731 97.1 95.3-98.3 19 2.9 1.7- 4.7
Marital Status
Married 978 941 95.9 94.1-97.2 37 4.1 2.8- 5.9
Other 549 539 97.5 95.1-98.8 10 2.5 1.2- 4.9
Income
15,999 or less 451 436 97.2 94.6-98.6 15 2.8 1.4- 5.4
16,000-24,999 171 159 89.5 81.8-94.2 12 10.5 5.8-18.2
25,000-39,999 205 195 94.8 89.4-97.5 10 5.2 2.5-10.6
40,000 or more 549 540 97.7 95.5-98.8 9 2.3 1.2- 4.5
WIC recipient
No 822 800 97.1 95.3-98.2 22 2.9 1.8- 4.7
Yes 691 666 95.6 93.1-97.2 25 4.4 2.8- 6.9
Medicaid recipient
No 753 728 95.7 93.6-97.2 25 4.3 2.8- 6.4
Yes 774 752 97.2 95.3-98.3 22 2.8 1.7- 4.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 681 665 97.6 96.1-98.5 16 2.4 1.5- 3.9
2500+ grams 846 815 96.3 94.8-97.4 31 3.7 2.6- 5.2

#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.

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