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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-BARRIERS

Here is a list of problems some women can have getting prenatal care. For each item circle Y (YES) if it was a problem for you during your most recent pregnancy? or circle N (NO) if it was not a problem or didn''t apply to you. I HAD TOO MANY OTHER THI NGS GOING ON

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1462 1393 95.4 93.9-96.6 69 4.6 3.4- 6.1
Age
< 20 years 156 150 96.8 90.3-99.0 6 3.2 1.0- 9.7
20-24 years 385 358 93.1 89.2-95.6 27 6.9 4.4-10.8
25-34 years 748 721 96.4 94.3-97.7 27 3.6 2.3- 5.7
35+ years 173 164 95.7 90.4-98.1 9 4.3 1.9- 9.6
Race
White 1006 970 96.9 95.4-98.0 36 3.1 2.0- 4.6
Black 393 367 92.1 87.5-95.2 26 7.9 4.8-12.5
Other 63 56 86.8 73.1-94.1 7 13.2 5.9-26.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 144 138 94.7 88.0-97.8 6 5.3 2.2-12.0
No 1318 1255 95.5 93.9-96.7 63 4.5 3.3- 6.1
Education
< High School 292 274 95.9 92.1-97.9 18 4.1 2.1- 7.9
High School 423 404 95.7 92.3-97.6 19 4.3 2.4- 7.7
> High School 744 712 95.0 92.7-96.6 32 5.0 3.4- 7.3
Marital Status
Married 895 865 96.5 94.7-97.7 30 3.5 2.3- 5.3
Other 567 528 93.7 90.6-95.9 39 6.3 4.1- 9.4
Income
14,999 or less 439 405 92.8 88.9-95.4 34 7.2 4.6-11.1
15,000-24,999 229 212 92.9 87.6-96.0 17 7.1 4.0-12.4
25,000-49,999 302 292 96.5 93.1-98.3 10 3.5 1.7- 6.9
50,000 or more 391 386 98.4 95.9-99.4 5 1.6 0.6- 4.1
WIC recipient
No 740 718 97.2 95.3-98.3 22 2.8 1.7- 4.7
Yes 712 666 93.8 91.2-95.7 46 6.2 4.3- 8.8
Medicaid recipient
No 672 652 96.2 93.9-97.6 20 3.8 2.4- 6.1
Yes 790 741 94.8 92.5-96.4 49 5.2 3.6- 7.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 663 630 94.5 92.4-96.0 33 5.5 4.0- 7.6
2500+ grams 799 763 95.5 93.8-96.8 36 4.5 3.2- 6.2

#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 02OCT06

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