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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Was your baby seen by a doctor, nurse, or other health care provider in the first week after he or she left the hospital?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1494 150 12.7 10.7-15.1 1344 87.3 84.9-89.3
Age
< 20 years 154 14 14.3 8.4-23.4 140 85.7 76.6-91.6
20-24 years 388 54 15.1 11.2-20.2 334 84.9 79.8-88.8
25-34 years 770 69 12.0 9.3-15.2 701 88.0 84.8-90.7
35+ years 182 13 8.7 4.7-15.6 169 91.3 84.4-95.3
Race
White 1047 94 11.9 9.7-14.6 953 88.1 85.4-90.3
Black 387 46 14.8 10.5-20.4 341 85.2 79.6-89.5
Other 60 10 16.2 7.9-30.4 50 83.8 69.6-92.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 170 25 18.5 12.5-26.6 145 81.5 73.4-87.5
No 1324 125 11.7 9.7-14.1 1199 88.3 85.9-90.3
Education
< High School 299 45 19.0 14.0-25.3 254 81.0 74.7-86.0
High School 426 50 15.3 11.4-20.3 376 84.7 79.7-88.6
> High School 766 55 8.3 6.2-11.0 711 91.7 89.0-93.8
Marital Status
Married 931 77 10.4 8.3-13.1 854 89.6 86.9-91.7
Other 563 73 16.4 12.7-20.9 490 83.6 79.1-87.3
Income
14,999 or less 438 67 19.1 14.7-24.3 371 80.9 75.7-85.3
15,000-24,999 228 21 10.8 6.7-17.2 207 89.2 82.8-93.3
25,000-49,999 308 37 15.4 11.1-20.9 271 84.6 79.1-88.9
50,000 or more 407 15 4.7 2.8- 7.8 392 95.3 92.2-97.2
WIC recipient
No 757 52 9.0 6.8-11.9 705 91.0 88.1-93.2
Yes 727 98 16.7 13.5-20.5 629 83.3 79.5-86.5
Medicaid recipient
No 695 50 9.1 6.8-12.1 645 90.9 87.9-93.2
Yes 799 100 15.7 12.7-19.3 699 84.3 80.7-87.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 633 42 6.8 5.1- 9.1 591 93.2 90.9-94.9
2500+ grams 861 108 13.2 11.0-15.7 753 86.8 84.3-89.0

#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.

This page was generated on 02OCT06

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