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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? VISITS TO YOUR HOME BY A NURSE OR OTHER HEALTH CARE WORKER

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1439 1143 80.0 77.2-82.5 296 20.0 17.5-22.8
Age
< 20 years 159 100 67.3 56.8-76.3 59 32.7 23.7-43.2
20-24 years 396 302 75.6 69.8-80.6 94 24.4 19.4-30.2
25-34 years 707 589 83.9 80.2-87.0 118 16.1 13.0-19.8
35+ years 177 152 85.9 77.5-91.5 25 14.1 8.5-22.5
Race
White 983 819 83.4 80.3-86.1 164 16.6 13.9-19.7
Black 394 273 68.7 61.9-74.8 121 31.3 25.2-38.1
Other 62 51 81.3 65.7-90.8 11 18.7 9.2-34.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 102 71.9 62.5-79.7 42 28.1 20.3-37.5
No 1292 1039 81.2 78.3-83.8 253 18.8 16.2-21.7
Education
< High School 309 200 66.5 59.3-72.9 109 33.5 27.1-40.7
High School 427 340 80.6 75.4-85.0 87 19.4 15.0-24.6
> High School 701 601 85.8 82.2-88.8 100 14.2 11.2-17.8
Marital Status
Married 902 789 87.5 84.6-89.9 113 12.5 10.1-15.4
Other 537 354 66.3 60.8-71.5 183 33.7 28.5-39.2
Income
15,999 or less 392 266 70.8 64.6-76.3 126 29.2 23.7-35.4
16,000-24,999 192 145 74.6 66.1-81.5 47 25.4 18.5-33.9
25,000-39,999 204 173 84.2 76.5-89.7 31 15.8 10.3-23.5
40,000 or more 492 446 90.6 86.9-93.3 46 9.4 6.7-13.1
WIC recipient
No 746 678 92.0 89.3-94.1 68 8.0 5.9-10.7
Yes 686 462 67.3 62.5-71.7 224 32.7 28.3-37.5
Medicaid recipient
No 689 626 91.4 88.4-93.6 63 8.6 6.4-11.6
Yes 750 517 69.3 64.8-73.5 233 30.7 26.5-35.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 660 508 75.4 72.0-78.5 152 24.6 21.5-28.0
2500+ grams 779 635 80.4 77.4-83.1 144 19.6 16.9-22.6

#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 22MAR05

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