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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-BARRIERS

What were your reasons for going to this provider for prenatal care? RECOMMENDATION FROM A RELATIVE OR FRIEND

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1638 929 55.8 52.6-58.9 709 44.2 41.1-47.4
Age
< 20 years 223 120 50.3 41.6-59.1 103 49.7 40.9-58.4
20-24 years 434 257 58.6 52.3-64.5 177 41.4 35.5-47.7
25-34 years 797 443 54.2 49.8-58.6 354 45.8 41.4-50.2
35+ years 184 109 63.2 53.7-71.7 75 36.8 28.3-46.3
Race
White 1117 597 53.0 49.3-56.6 520 47.0 43.4-50.7
Black 461 302 63.0 56.3-69.2 159 37.0 30.8-43.7
Other 60 30 61.8 45.6-75.7 30 38.2 24.3-54.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 174 97 55.8 46.4-64.8 77 44.2 35.2-53.6
No 1462 831 55.7 52.4-59.0 631 44.3 41.0-47.6
Education
< High School 356 221 55.8 48.8-62.7 135 44.2 37.3-51.2
High School 509 295 58.0 52.2-63.6 214 42.0 36.4-47.8
> High School 768 409 53.9 49.4-58.3 359 46.1 41.7-50.6
Marital Status
Married 1039 577 56.3 52.5-60.1 462 43.7 39.9-47.5
Other 599 352 54.7 49.1-60.2 247 45.3 39.8-50.9
Income
15,999 or less 496 305 58.8 52.7-64.7 191 41.2 35.3-47.3
16,000-24,999 180 114 64.6 55.1-73.1 66 35.4 26.9-44.9
25,000-39,999 249 148 60.9 52.8-68.5 101 39.1 31.5-47.2
40,000 or more 556 270 47.7 42.7-52.9 286 52.3 47.1-57.3
WIC recipient
No 846 449 52.4 48.1-56.6 397 47.6 43.4-51.9
Yes 784 477 59.5 54.8-64.0 307 40.5 36.0-45.2
Medicaid recipient
No 823 438 53.0 48.8-57.2 385 47.0 42.8-51.2
Yes 815 491 58.7 54.0-63.2 324 41.3 36.8-46.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 307 189 62.3 57.2-67.2 118 37.7 32.8-42.8
1500 - 2499 grams 494 280 58.2 53.9-62.4 214 41.8 37.6-46.1
2500+ grams 837 460 55.5 52.1-58.8 377 44.5 41.2-47.9

#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.

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