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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your delivery paid for? PERSONAL INCOME (CASH, CHECK,OR CREDIT CARD)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1472 1109 74.6 71.7-77.2 363 25.4 22.8-28.3
Age
< 20 years 160 151 96.6 90.6-98.8 9 3.4 1.2- 9.4
20-24 years 401 346 84.4 79.2-88.4 55 15.6 11.6-20.8
25-34 years 726 497 68.8 64.5-72.7 229 31.2 27.3-35.5
35+ years 185 115 55.4 46.1-64.3 70 44.6 35.7-53.9
Race
White 1004 701 70.1 66.6-73.4 303 29.9 26.6-33.4
Black 404 354 86.2 80.8-90.3 50 13.8 9.7-19.2
Other 64 54 89.3 76.9-95.5 10 10.7 4.5-23.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 149 125 87.2 79.6-92.3 24 12.8 7.7-20.4
No 1320 982 72.8 69.7-75.7 338 27.2 24.3-30.3
Education
< High School 319 293 92.5 87.9-95.4 26 7.5 4.6-12.1
High School 435 369 82.8 77.7-86.9 66 17.2 13.1-22.3
> High School 716 446 61.0 56.5-65.3 270 39.0 34.7-43.5
Marital Status
Married 924 609 65.1 61.3-68.8 315 34.9 31.2-38.7
Other 548 500 91.8 88.2-94.4 48 8.2 5.6-11.8
Income
15,999 or less 404 389 94.8 91.0-97.0 15 5.2 3.0- 9.0
16,000-24,999 191 169 86.3 78.9-91.4 22 13.7 8.6-21.1
25,000-39,999 212 151 68.1 59.7-75.4 61 31.9 24.6-40.3
40,000 or more 503 274 54.0 48.7-59.2 229 46.0 40.8-51.3
WIC recipient
No 760 439 56.9 52.6-61.2 321 43.1 38.8-47.4
Yes 702 661 93.2 90.3-95.3 41 6.8 4.7- 9.7
Medicaid recipient
No 704 381 53.7 49.2-58.1 323 46.3 41.9-50.8
Yes 768 728 94.2 91.6-96.0 40 5.8 4.0- 8.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 671 530 80.8 77.8-83.4 141 19.2 16.6-22.2
2500+ grams 801 579 74.0 70.9-76.9 222 26.0 23.1-29.1

#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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