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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Where do you usually take your baby for well-baby checkups?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
HOSPITAL CLINIC HLTH DEPT CLINIC MD / HMO
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1373 131 9.8 8.0-11.9 124 8.6 7.0-10.6 1118 81.6 78.9-84.0
Age
< 20 years 167 32 22.1 14.8-31.5 36 19.7 13.1-28.7 99 58.2 48.2-67.6
20-24 years 349 39 12.1 8.4-17.1 37 9.6 6.4-14.1 273 78.3 72.4-83.2
25-34 years 679 51 7.4 5.4-10.2 42 6.6 4.6- 9.3 586 86.0 82.5-88.9
35+ years 178 9 4.2 1.8- 9.6 9 5.1 2.3-10.9 160 90.7 84.0-94.8
Race
White 953 68 7.8 5.9-10.1 76 8.5 6.6-10.9 809 83.7 80.7-86.4
Black 352 49 13.7 9.5-19.4 42 8.7 5.5-13.3 261 77.6 71.2-82.9
Other 68 14 22.3 12.5-36.6 6 9.8 3.9-22.6 48 67.9 53.1-79.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 132 27 22.7 15.1-32.5 47 38.4 28.9-48.8 58 38.9 29.5-49.3
No 1241 104 8.4 6.6-10.5 77 5.3 4.0- 7.0 1060 86.3 83.8-88.5
Education
< High School 290 43 13.9 9.7-19.6 77 25.5 19.8-32.1 170 60.6 53.5-67.3
High School 385 43 14.1 10.2-19.3 25 4.9 2.8- 8.3 317 81.0 75.5-85.5
> High School 695 45 5.7 4.0- 8.1 20 3.2 1.9- 5.2 630 91.1 88.2-93.3
Marital Status
Married 901 68 8.1 6.2-10.5 35 4.0 2.7- 5.9 798 87.9 85.1-90.3
Other 472 63 13.7 10.1-18.4 89 18.9 14.8-23.9 320 67.4 61.6-72.6
Income
15,999 or less 383 52 15.4 11.2-20.7 71 18.2 13.7-23.6 260 66.5 60.1-72.3
16,000-24,999 147 20 14.0 8.2-22.7 15 11.0 6.1-19.1 112 75.0 65.2-82.8
25,000-39,999 192 21 8.0 4.5-13.8 2 1.7 0.4- 6.7 169 90.3 84.0-94.3
40,000 or more 519 22 4.7 3.0- 7.4 6 1.4 0.6- 3.4 491 93.8 90.8-95.9
WIC recipient
No 757 46 6.4 4.6- 8.9 31 4.2 2.8- 6.3 680 89.4 86.4-91.8
Yes 602 83 14.3 11.0-18.2 93 14.8 11.6-18.8 426 70.9 66.1-75.3
Medicaid recipient
No 707 55 8.6 6.4-11.4 16 2.3 1.3- 4.0 636 89.2 86.1-91.6
Yes 666 76 11.3 8.5-14.8 108 16.3 13.0-20.2 482 72.4 67.8-76.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 586 57 10.5 8.2-13.3 60 11.6 9.2-14.6 469 77.9 74.3-81.2
2500+ grams 787 74 9.7 7.8-12.1 64 8.4 6.6-10.5 649 81.9 79.0-84.5

#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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