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2015 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HOME VISITOR

Since your new baby was born, has a home visitor come to your home to help you learn how to take care of yourself or your new baby?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 866 701 80.6 77.1-83.7 165 19.4 16.3-22.9
Age
< 20 years 41 25 60.4 41.1-76.9 16 39.6 23.1-58.9
20-24 years 155 123 75.1 65.4-82.8 32 24.9 17.2-34.6
25-34 years 514 420 83.5 79.3-87.0 94 16.5 13.0-20.7
35+ years 156 133 84.9 76.8-90.5 23 15.1 9.5-23.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 473 417 87.3 83.0-90.6 56 12.7 9.4-17.0
Non-Hispanic Black 199 138 70.0 61.1-77.7 61 30.0 22.3-38.9
Non-Hispanic Other 60 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 119 88 70.3 59.7-79.1 31 29.7 20.9-40.3
Education
< High School 114 74 66.5 54.9-76.4 40 33.5 23.6-45.1
High School 164 131 77.7 68.6-84.7 33 22.3 15.3-31.4
> High School 582 491 85.0 81.2-88.2 91 15.0 11.8-18.8
Marital Status
Married 577 493 86.0 82.1-89.1 84 14.0 10.9-17.9
Other 289 208 71.3 64.3-77.4 81 28.7 22.6-35.7
WIC recipient
No 524 453 87.2 83.3-90.3 71 12.8 9.7-16.7
Yes 331 238 71.9 65.5-77.5 93 28.1 22.5-34.5
Medicaid recipient
No 535 461 86.6 82.8-89.6 74 13.4 10.4-17.2
Yes 331 240 72.1 65.6-77.8 91 27.9 22.2-34.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 295 227 76.4 71.2-80.9 68 23.6 19.1-28.8
2500+ grams 571 474 80.9 77.1-84.2 97 19.1 15.8-22.9

The overall weighted response rate in 2015 was 51%. It fell short of the 55% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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 26OCT17

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