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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your delivery paid for? HEALTH INSURANCE OR HMO

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1548 745 46.3 43.2-49.4 803 53.7 50.6-56.8
Age
< 20 years 199 176 88.3 81.1-93.0 23 11.7 7.0-18.9
20-24 years 405 273 67.3 61.4-72.7 132 32.7 27.3-38.6
25-34 years 754 251 31.4 27.4-35.6 503 68.6 64.4-72.6
35+ years 190 45 20.5 14.3-28.5 145 79.5 71.5-85.7
Race
White 1063 432 40.1 36.6-43.7 631 59.9 56.3-63.4
Black 410 274 64.5 57.9-70.6 136 35.5 29.4-42.1
Other 75 39 55.9 42.2-68.8 36 44.1 31.2-57.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 133 80.9 72.6-87.2 31 19.1 12.8-27.4
No 1384 612 41.9 38.7-45.2 772 58.1 54.8-61.3
Education
< High School 349 305 85.7 80.4-89.7 44 14.3 10.3-19.6
High School 442 269 59.5 53.4-65.2 173 40.5 34.8-46.6
> High School 754 168 19.0 15.9-22.6 586 81.0 77.4-84.1
Marital Status
Married 980 270 27.0 23.8-30.5 710 73.0 69.5-76.2
Other 568 475 85.3 81.1-88.8 93 14.7 11.2-18.9
Income
15,999 or less 463 412 89.6 85.4-92.7 51 10.4 7.3-14.6
16,000-24,999 173 108 59.0 49.4-67.9 65 41.0 32.1-50.6
25,000-39,999 207 86 45.2 37.0-53.8 121 54.8 46.2-63.0
40,000 or more 551 33 5.6 3.7- 8.4 518 94.4 91.6-96.3
WIC recipient
No 840 179 19.3 16.2-22.7 661 80.7 77.3-83.8
Yes 694 561 80.5 76.5-84.0 133 19.5 16.0-23.5
Medicaid recipient
No 759 46 6.8 4.9- 9.4 713 93.2 90.6-95.1
Yes 789 699 89.4 86.4-91.9 90 10.6 8.1-13.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 693 373 58.0 54.4-61.5 320 42.0 38.5-45.6
2500+ grams 855 372 45.3 42.0-48.7 483 54.7 51.3-58.0

#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 20JUL04

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