SCHS Home Search FAQs Contacts
Navigation Bar

2005 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 1013 503 50.8 47.0-54.7 510 49.2 45.3-53.0
Age
< 20 years 95 82 87.0 75.8-93.4 13 13.0 6.6-24.2
20-24 years 248 178 73.8 66.3-80.1 70 26.2 19.9-33.7
25-34 years 514 195 38.5 33.5-43.9 319 61.5 56.1-66.5
35+ years 156 48 30.4 21.8-40.5 108 69.6 59.5-78.2
Race
White 730 322 45.9 41.5-50.4 408 54.1 49.6-58.5
Black 244 161 67.5 58.9-75.1 83 32.5 24.9-41.1
Other 39 20 60.1 40.5-76.9 19 39.9 23.1-59.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 129 105 83.1 74.5-89.3 24 16.9 10.7-25.5
No 884 398 44.6 40.4-48.8 486 55.4 51.2-59.6
Education
< High School 196 175 90.5 84.2-94.5 21 9.5 5.5-15.8
High School 292 194 66.8 59.4-73.4 98 33.2 26.6-40.6
> High School 523 133 25.1 20.7-30.0 390 74.9 70.0-79.3
Marital Status
Married 648 212 34.4 30.1-39.1 436 65.6 60.9-69.9
Other 365 291 79.9 73.8-84.9 74 20.1 15.1-26.2
Income
14,999 or less 291 258 89.8 84.6-93.4 33 10.2 6.6-15.4
15,000-24,999 156 106 67.1 56.7-76.0 50 32.9 24.0-43.3
25,000-49,999 178 51 32.0 24.3-40.9 127 68.0 59.1-75.7
50,000 or more 295 19 5.4 3.0- 9.5 276 94.6 90.5-97.0
WIC recipient
No 548 139 25.9 21.6-30.8 409 74.1 69.2-78.4
Yes 453 355 80.6 75.6-84.9 98 19.4 15.1-24.4
Medicaid recipient
No 472 39 8.3 5.7-12.0 433 91.7 88.0-94.3
Yes 541 464 88.0 84.1-91.0 77 12.0 9.0-15.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 455 247 58.6 54.1-62.9 208 41.4 37.1-45.9
2500+ grams 558 256 50.2 46.0-54.3 302 49.8 45.7-54.0

~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

Contact Us | Site Map | DHHS Disclaimer