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2008 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 1366 664 50.1 47.1-53.1 702 49.9 46.9-52.9
Age
< 20 years 147 124 84.2 76.1-90.0 23 15.8 10.0-23.9
20-24 years 320 224 70.9 64.9-76.3 96 29.1 23.7-35.1
25-34 years 692 263 39.9 35.9-44.2 429 60.1 55.8-64.1
35+ years 207 53 24.6 18.6-31.8 154 75.4 68.2-81.4
Race
White 968 419 45.0 41.5-48.6 549 55.0 51.4-58.5
Black 330 215 67.0 60.8-72.7 115 33.0 27.3-39.2
Other 68 30 51.7 38.3-64.9 38 48.3 35.1-61.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 190 145 79.3 72.2-85.0 45 20.7 15.0-27.8
No 1175 519 44.6 41.4-47.9 656 55.4 52.1-58.6
Education
< High School 266 236 88.2 83.0-92.0 30 11.8 8.0-17.0
High School 371 253 69.0 63.3-74.2 118 31.0 25.8-36.7
> High School 725 173 22.9 19.6-26.5 552 77.1 73.5-80.4
Marital Status
Married 833 239 30.2 26.7-33.9 594 69.8 66.1-73.3
Other 533 425 79.3 75.1-83.0 108 20.7 17.0-24.9
Income
14,999 or less 372 337 89.9 85.8-93.0 35 10.1 7.0-14.2
15,000-24,999 176 126 74.1 66.1-80.7 50 25.9 19.3-33.9
25,000-49,999 265 94 37.2 30.9-43.9 171 62.8 56.1-69.1
50,000 or more 442 30 7.0 4.7-10.2 412 93.0 89.8-95.3
WIC recipient
No 735 154 21.1 17.9-24.7 581 78.9 75.3-82.1
Yes 620 502 81.7 78.0-84.9 118 18.3 15.1-22.0
Medicaid recipient
No 639 37 6.6 4.7- 9.2 602 93.4 90.8-95.3
Yes 727 627 86.5 83.4-89.1 100 13.5 10.9-16.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 446 249 59.3 54.8-63.7 197 40.7 36.3-45.2
2500+ grams 920 415 49.3 46.0-52.5 505 50.7 47.5-54.0

#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 20MAY10

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