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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Number of Well Baby Care Visits by Age at Least Two Months*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
None One visit Two to three visits >= Four Visits
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1421 11 0.8 0.4- 1.7 65 3.7 2.7- 5.1 833 62.9 59.8-65.9 512 32.6 29.7-35.6
Age
< 20 years 181 0 0.0 . - . 7 2.6 0.9- 7.3 101 56.4 46.9-65.5 73 41.0 32.1-50.5
20-24 years 370 7 2.4 1.0- 5.3 26 5.5 3.3- 9.1 211 61.1 54.9-67.0 126 31.0 25.6-37.1
25-34 years 690 2 0.1 0.0- 0.2 27 3.5 2.2- 5.5 414 64.8 60.5-69.0 247 31.6 27.6-35.9
35+ years 180 2 1.2 0.2- 6.9 5 2.1 0.7- 6.7 107 64.9 56.0-72.9 66 31.8 24.1-40.5
Race
White 987 8 0.7 0.3- 1.7 38 3.7 2.6- 5.4 589 64.0 60.4-67.5 352 31.6 28.2-35.1
Black 366 3 1.3 0.4- 4.7 24 4.0 2.1- 7.4 203 58.5 51.6-65.1 136 36.1 29.8-43.0
Other 68 0 0.0 . - . 3 2.9 0.5-13.6 41 65.2 50.7-77.3 24 32.0 20.3-46.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 150 4 3.3 1.1- 9.3 4 2.3 0.7- 7.8 81 57.3 47.6-66.4 61 37.1 28.3-46.7
No 1271 7 0.5 0.2- 1.3 61 3.9 2.8- 5.4 752 63.6 60.3-66.7 451 32.0 29.0-35.2
Education
< High School 316 5 1.6 0.6- 4.5 20 3.9 2.1- 7.1 166 56.1 49.3-62.6 125 38.4 32.1-45.1
High School 399 4 1.1 0.3- 3.8 17 4.0 2.1- 7.3 247 64.9 58.7-70.6 131 30.0 24.6-36.0
> High School 703 2 0.2 0.0- 1.4 28 3.5 2.2- 5.6 418 65.0 60.7-69.1 255 31.2 27.3-35.4
Marital Status
Married 915 5 0.5 0.2- 1.5 37 3.5 2.4- 5.2 553 65.0 61.2-68.5 320 31.0 27.5-34.6
Other 506 6 1.3 0.5- 3.7 28 4.2 2.5- 7.1 280 58.5 52.8-64.0 192 36.0 30.7-41.6
Income
15,999 or less 415 7 2.0 0.8- 4.8 22 2.9 1.5- 5.5 238 62.2 56.0-67.9 148 32.9 27.4-39.0
16,000-24,999 156 0 0.0 . - . 12 5.0 2.2-10.7 83 56.4 46.6-65.7 61 38.6 29.6-48.5
25,000-39,999 193 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9 12 6.7 3.4-12.9 120 66.9 58.2-74.5 60 26.3 19.4-34.6
40,000 or more 524 1 0.0 0.0- 0.2 13 2.6 1.4- 4.7 323 65.5 60.6-70.1 187 31.9 27.4-36.7
WIC recipient
No 772 5 0.4 0.1- 1.4 25 3.3 2.1- 5.2 467 64.8 60.7-68.7 275 31.5 27.7-35.5
Yes 637 6 1.4 0.6- 3.2 40 4.3 2.8- 6.7 358 60.4 55.5-65.1 233 33.9 29.4-38.6
Medicaid recipient
No 711 3 0.3 0.1- 1.3 23 2.6 1.6- 4.4 432 65.1 60.9-69.1 253 32.0 28.1-36.2
Yes 710 8 1.4 0.6- 3.1 42 5.0 3.3- 7.4 401 60.4 55.7-64.8 259 33.3 29.0-37.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 604 5 1.0 0.4- 2.3 36 6.2 4.6- 8.5 310 51.2 47.2-55.1 253 41.6 37.8-45.5
2500+ grams 817 6 0.8 0.4- 1.7 29 3.5 2.5- 5.1 523 63.8 60.4-67.0 259 31.9 28.8-35.1

*Data from question 60. How many times has your baby been to a doctor or nurse for a well baby check-up?

#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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