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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 COULDN''T GET TIME OFF FROM WORK

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1458 1393 95.4 93.7-96.6 65 4.6 3.4- 6.3
Age
< 20 years 155 149 94.3 86.4-97.8 6 5.7 2.2-13.6
20-24 years 384 364 95.2 91.5-97.3 20 4.8 2.7- 8.5
25-34 years 747 714 95.5 93.2-97.1 33 4.5 2.9- 6.8
35+ years 172 166 96.4 90.3-98.7 6 3.6 1.3- 9.7
Race
White 1004 962 95.5 93.5-96.9 42 4.5 3.1- 6.5
Black 391 369 94.6 90.5-97.0 22 5.4 3.0- 9.5
Other 63 62 97.5 84.2-99.6 1 2.5 0.4-15.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 143 119 83.6 74.8-89.7 24 16.4 10.3-25.2
No 1315 1274 97.2 95.8-98.1 41 2.8 1.9- 4.2
Education
< High School 291 266 90.9 85.6-94.4 25 9.1 5.6-14.4
High School 419 398 94.9 91.3-97.1 21 5.1 2.9- 8.7
> High School 745 726 97.7 95.9-98.7 19 2.3 1.3- 4.1
Marital Status
Married 892 865 97.1 95.4-98.2 27 2.9 1.8- 4.6
Other 566 528 92.8 89.3-95.2 38 7.2 4.8-10.7
Income
14,999 or less 436 399 91.5 87.2-94.4 37 8.5 5.6-12.8
15,000-24,999 228 217 94.9 89.4-97.7 11 5.1 2.3-10.6
25,000-49,999 299 290 96.5 92.9-98.3 9 3.5 1.7- 7.1
50,000 or more 392 384 98.0 95.5-99.1 8 2.0 0.9- 4.5
WIC recipient
No 740 717 97.1 95.3-98.3 23 2.9 1.7- 4.7
Yes 709 668 93.6 90.7-95.6 41 6.4 4.4- 9.3
Medicaid recipient
No 670 651 96.7 94.5-98.0 19 3.3 2.0- 5.5
Yes 788 742 94.3 91.7-96.1 46 5.7 3.9- 8.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 663 631 94.8 92.9-96.3 32 5.2 3.7- 7.1
2500+ grams 795 762 95.4 93.6-96.7 33 4.6 3.3- 6.4

#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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