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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-LOCATION

How far did you travel (one way) to receive prenatal care?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Less than 15 miles 15-30 miles More than 30 miles
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1500 977 66.4 63.4-69.3 430 27.4 24.7-30.3 93 6.1 4.8- 7.9
Age
< 20 years 192 129 67.5 58.3-75.6 50 23.0 16.1-31.6 13 9.5 5.2-16.8
20-24 years 387 250 64.5 58.4-70.2 114 30.0 24.7-36.0 23 5.4 3.2- 9.1
25-34 years 739 478 66.6 62.3-70.7 214 27.1 23.4-31.2 47 6.2 4.4- 8.8
35+ years 182 120 68.7 59.9-76.3 52 27.3 20.1-35.9 10 4.1 1.7- 9.1
Race
White 1035 644 64.7 61.1-68.1 322 29.2 26.0-32.6 69 6.2 4.6- 8.2
Black 394 290 73.1 66.6-78.7 82 20.0 15.1-26.0 22 6.9 4.1-11.6
Other 71 43 62.5 48.2-74.8 26 35.0 23.0-49.3 2 2.5 0.4-13.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 154 105 75.1 66.0-82.4 42 22.3 15.4-31.2 7 2.6 0.9- 7.8
No 1346 872 65.4 62.2-68.5 388 28.0 25.2-31.1 86 6.6 5.1- 8.5
Education
< High School 331 221 66.5 60.0-72.5 89 25.8 20.5-32.0 21 7.6 4.7-12.2
High School 423 264 63.5 57.3-69.2 134 30.3 24.9-36.2 25 6.2 3.8-10.0
> High School 743 491 68.1 63.9-72.0 205 26.5 22.8-30.5 47 5.4 3.8- 7.7
Marital Status
Married 960 598 64.6 60.8-68.1 294 29.1 25.7-32.6 68 6.4 4.8- 8.5
Other 540 379 70.3 64.9-75.1 136 24.0 19.6-29.1 25 5.7 3.5- 9.1
Income
15,999 or less 441 288 65.2 59.2-70.7 127 27.5 22.4-33.2 26 7.3 4.7-11.3
16,000-24,999 170 100 63.2 53.6-71.8 61 35.0 26.5-44.5 9 1.8 0.6- 5.3
25,000-39,999 203 130 67.4 59.0-74.9 57 25.3 18.6-33.4 16 7.3 3.9-13.1
40,000 or more 540 356 67.1 62.2-71.6 148 26.5 22.4-31.2 36 6.4 4.3- 9.3
WIC recipient
No 805 529 66.7 62.6-70.5 229 27.5 23.9-31.4 47 5.9 4.2- 8.2
Yes 682 439 66.3 61.6-70.6 198 27.1 23.1-31.6 45 6.6 4.6- 9.4
Medicaid recipient
No 740 481 66.5 62.3-70.5 214 27.5 23.8-31.5 45 6.0 4.2- 8.4
Yes 760 496 66.3 61.9-70.5 216 27.3 23.4-31.6 48 6.4 4.4- 9.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 671 424 64.2 60.6-67.7 204 29.6 26.3-33.0 43 6.2 4.7- 8.2
2500+ grams 829 553 66.6 63.3-69.8 226 27.2 24.3-30.4 50 6.1 4.7- 8.0

#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.

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