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2005 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 1000 852 83.9 80.6-86.6 148 16.1 13.4-19.4
Age
< 20 years 96 60 58.0 44.9-70.1 36 42.0 29.9-55.1
20-24 years 249 202 77.2 69.5-83.4 47 22.8 16.6-30.5
25-34 years 501 447 90.3 86.4-93.1 54 9.7 6.9-13.6
35+ years 154 143 91.2 83.1-95.6 11 8.8 4.4-16.9
Race
White 716 629 87.8 84.4-90.5 87 12.2 9.5-15.6
Black 244 192 72.1 63.3-79.5 52 27.9 20.5-36.7
Other 40 31 69.4 48.1-84.7 9 30.6 15.3-51.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 125 95 73.5 63.1-81.8 30 26.5 18.2-36.9
No 875 757 85.8 82.5-88.6 118 14.2 11.4-17.5
Education
< High School 193 137 69.2 60.5-76.7 56 30.8 23.3-39.5
High School 289 247 84.0 77.2-89.1 42 16.0 10.9-22.8
> High School 516 466 90.1 86.3-93.0 50 9.9 7.0-13.7
Marital Status
Married 638 588 91.8 88.7-94.1 50 8.2 5.9-11.3
Other 362 264 69.7 62.9-75.7 98 30.3 24.3-37.1
Income
14,999 or less 290 209 69.6 62.2-76.1 81 30.4 23.9-37.8
15,000-24,999 155 136 87.2 78.3-92.8 19 12.8 7.2-21.7
25,000-49,999 177 167 93.1 86.6-96.6 10 6.9 3.4-13.4
50,000 or more 290 275 96.3 92.8-98.1 15 3.7 1.9- 7.2
WIC recipient
No 543 507 93.5 90.3-95.7 36 6.5 4.3- 9.7
Yes 448 337 71.8 65.9-77.0 111 28.2 23.0-34.1
Medicaid recipient
No 464 442 94.4 91.0-96.5 22 5.6 3.5- 9.0
Yes 536 410 74.6 69.4-79.2 126 25.4 20.8-30.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 454 384 83.5 79.7-86.7 70 16.5 13.3-20.3
2500+ grams 546 468 83.9 80.4-86.9 78 16.1 13.1-19.6

~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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