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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Number of Well Baby Care Visits by Age at Least Two Months*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
None One visit Two to three visits >= Four Visits
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1347 27 1.6 0.9- 2.6 71 4.8 3.6- 6.5 830 65.7 62.5-68.7 419 27.9 25.1-31.0
Age
< 20 years 143 5 3.2 1.0-10.3 7 6.0 2.4-14.2 78 57.6 46.5-68.0 53 33.1 23.7-44.1
20-24 years 366 8 1.6 0.6- 4.3 18 4.8 2.6- 8.5 226 66.1 59.8-71.9 114 27.5 22.2-33.5
25-34 years 666 12 1.2 0.6- 2.6 35 4.7 3.1- 7.1 426 68.9 64.6-73.0 193 25.1 21.4-29.2
35+ years 172 2 1.3 0.2- 7.6 11 4.2 1.7-10.0 100 57.4 47.8-66.5 59 37.1 28.4-46.7
Race
White 940 17 1.5 0.8- 2.8 44 4.7 3.2- 6.6 592 66.0 62.2-69.5 287 27.9 24.6-31.4
Black 349 6 1.4 0.4- 4.4 24 5.2 2.8- 9.1 207 65.8 58.8-72.3 112 27.6 21.7-34.4
Other 58 4 3.3 0.8-13.2 3 6.2 1.6-20.9 31 59.5 43.4-73.8 20 31.0 18.4-47.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 134 4 3.1 1.1- 9.0 3 3.6 1.2-10.6 86 68.2 58.4-76.5 41 25.1 17.7-34.3
No 1210 23 1.3 0.7- 2.4 68 5.0 3.7- 6.8 742 65.2 61.8-68.5 377 28.4 25.4-31.7
Education
< High School 279 11 2.9 1.2- 6.5 12 6.1 3.2-11.1 166 62.2 54.8-69.1 90 28.8 22.6-35.9
High School 402 4 0.9 0.2- 3.0 30 6.4 4.0-10.1 241 67.0 61.0-72.5 127 25.8 20.8-31.5
> High School 665 11 1.4 0.6- 3.0 29 3.3 2.0- 5.3 423 66.4 61.9-70.6 202 28.9 25.0-33.3
Marital Status
Married 859 15 1.6 0.8- 3.0 41 4.0 2.7- 5.9 538 65.9 62.0-69.6 265 28.5 25.0-32.3
Other 488 12 1.5 0.6- 3.7 30 6.4 4.0- 9.9 292 65.2 59.5-70.5 154 26.9 22.1-32.3
Income
15,999 or less 358 13 2.5 1.1- 5.5 26 7.3 4.5-11.6 208 65.5 58.9-71.5 111 24.8 19.5-30.9
16,000-24,999 180 2 0.2 0.0- 0.7 6 2.9 1.0- 8.0 113 64.2 55.1-72.4 59 32.6 24.7-41.7
25,000-39,999 198 4 1.9 0.5- 6.7 8 2.7 1.0- 7.0 132 72.0 63.6-79.1 54 23.4 16.8-31.5
40,000 or more 473 5 1.3 0.5- 3.2 25 3.7 2.2- 6.2 285 62.4 57.0-67.4 158 32.7 27.9-38.0
WIC recipient
No 711 13 1.3 0.6- 2.8 35 3.3 2.1- 5.2 435 64.3 59.9-68.4 228 31.1 27.1-35.3
Yes 629 14 1.9 0.9- 3.8 36 6.6 4.5- 9.6 391 67.4 62.6-71.9 188 24.1 20.2-28.6
Medicaid recipient
No 659 10 1.5 0.7- 3.2 31 3.7 2.3- 5.8 420 66.2 61.8-70.4 198 28.6 24.7-32.9
Yes 688 17 1.6 0.8- 3.3 40 6.0 4.0- 8.7 410 65.1 60.4-69.5 221 27.3 23.3-31.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 582 16 2.7 1.7- 4.4 36 6.1 4.5- 8.3 320 54.8 50.8-58.7 210 36.4 32.6-40.3
2500+ grams 765 11 1.5 0.8- 2.6 35 4.7 3.4- 6.5 510 66.5 63.1-69.8 209 27.3 24.2-30.6

*Data from question 60. How many times has your baby been to a doctor or nurse for a well baby check-up?

#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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