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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Was your baby seen by a doctor, nurse, or other health care provider in the first week after he or she left the hospital?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 981 90 11.7 9.3-14.5 891 88.3 85.5-90.7
Age
< 20 years 93 8 9.1 3.9-20.1 85 90.9 79.9-96.1
20-24 years 241 22 12.5 7.9-19.2 219 87.5 80.8-92.1
25-34 years 497 44 11.2 8.1-15.2 453 88.8 84.8-91.9
35+ years 150 16 13.7 7.9-22.9 134 86.3 77.1-92.1
Race
White 710 62 11.6 8.9-14.9 648 88.4 85.1-91.1
Black 234 26 13.4 8.3-20.9 208 86.6 79.1-91.7
Other 37 2 4.4 0.8-20.8 35 95.6 79.2-99.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 128 20 20.5 13.4-30.1 108 79.5 69.9-86.6
No 853 70 9.9 7.6-12.8 783 90.1 87.2-92.4
Education
< High School 187 30 20.0 13.8-28.1 157 80.0 71.9-86.2
High School 282 31 12.1 7.9-18.1 251 87.9 81.9-92.1
> High School 510 29 7.9 5.4-11.4 481 92.1 88.6-94.6
Marital Status
Married 629 50 9.5 7.0-12.8 579 90.5 87.2-93.0
Other 352 40 15.6 11.1-21.4 312 84.4 78.6-88.9
Income
14,999 or less 282 35 17.8 12.6-24.5 247 82.2 75.5-87.4
15,000-24,999 147 13 9.7 5.0-18.0 134 90.3 82.0-95.0
25,000-49,999 175 18 11.6 6.9-18.6 157 88.4 81.4-93.1
50,000 or more 287 12 5.0 2.7- 9.2 275 95.0 90.8-97.3
WIC recipient
No 536 39 9.4 6.7-13.1 497 90.6 86.9-93.3
Yes 436 51 14.7 10.8-19.6 385 85.3 80.4-89.2
Medicaid recipient
No 458 30 7.6 5.1-11.2 428 92.4 88.8-94.9
Yes 523 60 15.2 11.6-19.8 463 84.8 80.2-88.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 427 27 7.1 5.0-10.2 400 92.9 89.8-95.0
2500+ grams 554 63 12.1 9.5-15.1 491 87.9 84.9-90.5

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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 25JUN07

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