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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? VISITS TO YOUR HOME BY A NURSE OR OTHER HEALTH CARE WORKER

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1542 1304 85.9 83.5-88.0 238 14.1 12.0-16.5
Age
< 20 years 160 108 70.8 60.6-79.2 52 29.2 20.8-39.4
20-24 years 402 330 84.6 79.7-88.6 72 15.4 11.4-20.3
25-34 years 789 697 88.7 85.6-91.2 92 11.3 8.8-14.4
35+ years 191 169 90.4 83.9-94.4 22 9.6 5.6-16.1
Race
White 1063 938 89.0 86.5-91.1 125 11.0 8.9-13.5
Black 415 309 75.9 69.7-81.2 106 24.1 18.8-30.3
Other 64 57 83.7 68.7-92.3 7 16.3 7.7-31.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 134 82.7 74.9-88.5 32 17.3 11.5-25.1
No 1376 1170 86.4 83.9-88.6 206 13.6 11.4-16.1
Education
< High School 309 228 78.7 72.4-83.9 81 21.3 16.1-27.6
High School 442 369 83.1 78.0-87.2 73 16.9 12.8-22.0
> High School 788 705 91.1 88.5-93.2 83 8.9 6.8-11.5
Marital Status
Married 950 857 91.1 88.7-93.1 93 8.9 6.9-11.3
Other 592 447 77.7 73.0-81.9 145 22.3 18.1-27.0
Income
14,999 or less 450 341 78.8 73.5-83.3 109 21.2 16.7-26.5
15,000-24,999 241 198 83.3 76.3-88.5 43 16.7 11.5-23.7
25,000-49,999 317 285 90.3 85.4-93.7 32 9.7 6.3-14.6
50,000 or more 416 387 93.2 89.6-95.6 29 6.8 4.4-10.4
WIC recipient
No 784 720 92.1 89.4-94.1 64 7.9 5.9-10.6
Yes 746 572 79.4 75.4-82.9 174 20.6 17.1-24.6
Medicaid recipient
No 716 665 93.0 90.4-94.9 51 7.0 5.1- 9.6
Yes 826 639 80.0 76.2-83.3 187 20.0 16.7-23.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 694 563 79.6 76.4-82.5 131 20.4 17.5-23.6
2500+ grams 848 741 86.4 83.9-88.7 107 13.6 11.3-16.1

#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 02OCT06

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