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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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How was your prenatal care paid for? PRENATAL CARE PAID BY OTHER SOURCE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1337 1300 96.9 95.3-97.9 37 3.1 2.1- 4.7
Age
< 20 years 134 126 92.1 82.9-96.6 8 7.9 3.4-17.1
20-24 years 296 286 95.7 91.3-97.9 10 4.3 2.1- 8.7
25-34 years 689 676 98.3 96.4-99.2 13 1.7 0.8- 3.6
35+ years 218 212 98.0 94.2-99.3 6 2.0 0.7- 5.8
Race
White 978 944 96.2 94.1-97.6 34 3.8 2.4- 5.9
Black 285 283 98.7 94.8-99.7 2 1.3 0.3- 5.2
Other 74 73 97.9 86.3-99.7 1 2.1 0.3-13.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 178 155 85.8 77.9-91.2 23 14.2 8.8-22.1
No 1159 1145 99.1 98.0-99.6 14 0.9 0.4- 2.0
Education
< High School 212 194 90.5 83.8-94.6 18 9.5 5.4-16.2
High School 399 392 98.6 96.1-99.5 7 1.4 0.5- 3.9
> High School 724 712 98.4 96.8-99.3 12 1.6 0.7- 3.2
Marital Status
Married 881 858 97.6 96.0-98.6 23 2.4 1.4- 4.0
Other 456 442 95.8 92.2-97.7 14 4.2 2.3- 7.8
Income
14,999 or less 347 334 95.5 91.4-97.7 13 4.5 2.3- 8.6
15,000-24,999 174 170 97.4 90.8-99.3 4 2.6 0.7- 9.2
25,000-49,999 259 251 97.3 93.4-98.9 8 2.7 1.1- 6.6
50,000 or more 442 437 99.4 97.8-99.9 5 0.6 0.1- 2.2
WIC recipient
No 747 732 98.5 96.8-99.3 15 1.5 0.7- 3.2
Yes 577 555 95.0 91.9-97.0 22 5.0 3.0- 8.1
Medicaid recipient
No 675 661 98.0 96.0-99.1 14 2.0 0.9- 4.0
Yes 662 639 95.8 93.2-97.5 23 4.2 2.5- 6.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 590 573 97.0 95.3-98.1 17 3.0 1.9- 4.7
2500+ grams 747 727 96.9 95.1-98.0 20 3.1 2.0- 4.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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