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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-LOCATION

Was this provider the closest one that you could go to for prenatal care?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1434 637 44.0 40.8-47.3 797 56.0 52.7-59.2
Age
< 20 years 152 42 27.6 19.0-38.2 110 72.4 61.8-81.0
20-24 years 395 152 38.4 32.5-44.7 243 61.6 55.3-67.5
25-34 years 707 343 48.3 43.8-52.8 364 51.7 47.2-56.2
35+ years 180 100 54.6 45.2-63.7 80 45.4 36.3-54.8
Race
White 982 468 45.7 41.9-49.5 514 54.3 50.5-58.1
Black 390 146 40.4 33.8-47.4 244 59.6 52.6-66.2
Other 62 23 35.6 22.6-51.2 39 64.4 48.8-77.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 27 17.2 11.1-25.6 117 82.8 74.4-88.9
No 1287 609 47.9 44.5-51.4 678 52.1 48.6-55.5
Education
< High School 306 80 24.6 19.0-31.2 226 75.4 68.8-81.0
High School 428 165 38.9 33.2-45.0 263 61.1 55.0-66.8
> High School 699 392 56.3 51.7-60.7 307 43.7 39.3-48.3
Marital Status
Married 902 449 49.0 45.1-53.0 453 51.0 47.0-54.9
Other 532 188 35.0 29.9-40.6 344 65.0 59.4-70.1
Income
15,999 or less 386 126 31.7 26.0-38.1 260 68.3 61.9-74.0
16,000-24,999 191 72 38.8 30.6-47.7 119 61.2 52.3-69.4
25,000-39,999 207 101 48.5 40.1-57.1 106 51.5 42.9-59.9
40,000 or more 497 298 59.5 54.2-64.6 199 40.5 35.4-45.8
WIC recipient
No 743 404 55.2 50.8-59.5 339 44.8 40.5-49.2
Yes 684 230 31.8 27.5-36.5 454 68.2 63.5-72.5
Medicaid recipient
No 693 373 54.1 49.6-58.5 320 45.9 41.5-50.4
Yes 741 264 34.6 30.3-39.1 477 65.4 60.9-69.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 648 280 41.8 38.2-45.6 368 58.2 54.4-61.8
2500+ grams 786 357 44.2 40.8-47.7 429 55.8 52.3-59.2

#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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