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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Was your new baby seen by a doctor, nurse,or other health care worker for a one week check-up after he or she was born?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 942 38 3.5 2.4- 5.0 904 96.5 95.0-97.6
Age
< 20 years 78 2 2.7 0.5-13.9 76 97.3 86.1-99.5
20-24 years 220 8 2.7 1.2- 6.2 212 97.3 93.8-98.8
25-34 years 488 20 3.8 2.3- 6.0 468 96.2 94.0-97.7
35+ years 156 8 4.4 1.9- 9.7 148 95.6 90.3-98.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 577 23 4.0 2.5- 6.2 554 96.0 93.8-97.5
Non-Hispanic Black 197 7 2.2 0.8- 5.7 190 97.8 94.3-99.2
Non-Hispanic Other 51 4 8.8 3.1-22.9 47 91.2 77.1-96.9
Latina 111 3 1.5 0.4- 6.2 108 98.5 93.8-99.6
Education
< High School 150 3 1.5 0.3- 7.2 147 98.5 92.8-99.7
High School 243 11 3.5 1.7- 7.2 232 96.5 92.8-98.3
> High School 546 24 4.2 2.7- 6.5 522 95.8 93.5-97.3
Marital Status
Married 599 24 4.0 2.6- 6.1 575 96.0 93.9-97.4
Other 343 14 2.8 1.4- 5.4 329 97.2 94.6-98.6
WIC recipient
No 511 21 4.5 2.8- 7.2 490 95.5 92.8-97.2
Yes 426 17 2.5 1.4- 4.5 409 97.5 95.5-98.6
Medicaid recipient
No 460 18 3.9 2.3- 6.4 442 96.1 93.6-97.7
Yes 482 20 3.2 1.8- 5.4 462 96.8 94.6-98.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 307 15 5.3 3.2- 8.6 292 94.7 91.4-96.8
2500+ grams 635 23 3.3 2.2- 5.0 612 96.7 95.0-97.8

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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