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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your prenatal care paid for? HEALTH INSURANCE OR HMO

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1463 688 46.5 43.2-49.7 775 53.5 50.3-56.8
Age
< 20 years 157 139 85.9 76.6-91.9 18 14.1 8.1-23.4
20-24 years 398 278 71.6 65.7-76.8 120 28.4 23.2-34.3
25-34 years 724 225 29.7 25.7-34.0 499 70.3 66.0-74.3
35+ years 184 46 22.0 15.1-30.9 138 78.0 69.1-84.9
Race
White 1005 401 40.3 36.6-44.1 604 59.7 55.9-63.4
Black 395 261 66.2 59.5-72.4 134 33.8 27.6-40.5
Other 63 26 48.0 33.4-63.0 37 52.0 37.0-66.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 151 112 75.5 66.7-82.6 39 24.5 17.4-33.3
No 1309 576 42.3 38.9-45.7 733 57.7 54.3-61.1
Education
< High School 318 277 85.8 80.1-90.1 41 14.2 9.9-19.9
High School 431 262 62.2 56.2-67.8 169 37.8 32.2-43.8
> High School 713 148 18.2 14.8-22.0 565 81.8 78.0-85.2
Marital Status
Married 924 254 28.0 24.5-31.7 670 72.0 68.3-75.5
Other 539 434 80.4 75.6-84.4 105 19.6 15.6-24.4
Income
15,999 or less 398 358 88.5 83.6-92.0 40 11.5 8.0-16.4
16,000-24,999 192 119 60.1 51.2-68.4 73 39.9 31.6-48.8
25,000-39,999 210 68 33.4 25.8-42.0 142 66.6 58.0-74.2
40,000 or more 503 29 4.6 2.8- 7.4 474 95.4 92.6-97.2
WIC recipient
No 756 128 15.5 12.5-19.0 628 84.5 81.0-87.5
Yes 698 555 79.3 75.2-82.9 143 20.7 17.1-24.8
Medicaid recipient
No 706 34 4.8 3.1- 7.1 672 95.2 92.9-96.9
Yes 757 654 85.9 82.4-88.8 103 14.1 11.2-17.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 662 353 57.0 53.3-60.6 309 43.0 39.4-46.7
2500+ grams 801 335 45.5 42.1-49.1 466 54.5 50.9-57.9

#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 22MAR05

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