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2003 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 1288 128 8.3 6.6-10.3 114 11.3 9.2-13.8 1046 80.4 77.5-83.0
Age
< 20 years 128 16 9.3 4.5-18.2 21 21.4 13.3-32.6 91 69.3 57.7-78.9
20-24 years 348 48 11.1 7.7-15.9 45 14.1 10.0-19.6 255 74.7 68.6-80.1
25-34 years 645 54 7.4 5.3-10.2 38 8.2 5.8-11.4 553 84.4 80.6-87.6
35+ years 167 10 4.3 1.7-10.2 10 10.1 5.2-18.6 147 85.6 76.8-91.4
Race
White 906 74 6.3 4.7- 8.5 70 10.4 8.1-13.3 762 83.2 80.0-86.1
Black 330 47 13.7 9.4-19.6 39 14.3 9.7-20.5 244 72.0 64.8-78.2
Other 52 7 14.9 6.5-30.4 5 12.8 5.0-29.0 40 72.4 55.3-84.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 121 24 15.6 9.7-24.1 58 54.4 44.1-64.3 39 30.0 21.5-40.1
No 1164 103 7.1 5.5- 9.2 56 5.5 4.0- 7.5 1005 87.4 84.8-89.6
Education
< High School 256 29 9.6 6.0-15.0 74 34.5 27.4-42.3 153 56.0 48.2-63.5
High School 385 51 11.1 7.7-15.5 29 9.4 6.2-14.1 305 79.5 73.9-84.1
> High School 647 48 6.0 4.1- 8.5 11 2.6 1.4- 4.9 588 91.4 88.4-93.7
Marital Status
Married 835 83 8.3 6.3-10.8 33 5.8 4.1- 8.3 719 85.9 82.7-88.6
Other 453 45 8.3 5.6-12.1 81 22.0 17.3-27.6 327 69.7 63.9-75.0
Income
15,999 or less 328 43 9.3 6.1-13.8 56 20.2 15.1-26.5 229 70.5 63.8-76.4
16,000-24,999 172 28 13.8 8.6-21.4 13 8.8 4.7-16.1 131 77.4 68.6-84.3
25,000-39,999 186 26 13.0 8.2-20.1 3 3.0 1.0- 9.0 157 83.9 76.2-89.5
40,000 or more 467 18 3.2 1.8- 5.8 1 0.4 0.1- 3.0 448 96.3 93.6-97.9
WIC recipient
No 688 46 5.4 3.7- 7.9 18 3.0 1.8- 5.2 624 91.5 88.6-93.8
Yes 592 80 11.4 8.6-14.9 93 20.5 16.5-25.2 419 68.1 63.1-72.8
Medicaid recipient
No 642 56 7.0 5.0- 9.8 10 2.1 1.0- 4.2 576 90.9 87.8-93.2
Yes 646 72 9.4 7.0-12.7 104 20.5 16.7-24.9 470 70.1 65.3-74.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 552 70 12.6 10.2-15.6 39 8.2 6.1-11.0 443 79.1 75.5-82.3
2500+ grams 736 58 7.9 6.2-10.1 75 11.6 9.3-14.3 603 80.5 77.4-83.3

#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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