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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 DIDN''T HAVE MY MEDICA ID CARD

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1462 1299 88.9 86.7-90.8 163 11.1 9.2-13.3
Age
< 20 years 156 126 79.5 69.7-86.8 30 20.5 13.2-30.3
20-24 years 387 336 87.7 82.9-91.3 51 12.3 8.7-17.1
25-34 years 747 675 90.0 86.9-92.4 72 10.0 7.6-13.1
35+ years 172 162 96.7 91.5-98.8 10 3.3 1.2- 8.5
Race
White 1008 902 89.5 86.9-91.7 106 10.5 8.3-13.1
Black 391 340 86.9 81.4-91.0 51 13.1 9.0-18.6
Other 63 57 89.1 75.7-95.6 6 10.9 4.4-24.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 150 123 80.4 71.7-86.9 27 19.6 13.1-28.3
No 1312 1176 90.3 88.0-92.2 136 9.7 7.8-12.0
Education
< High School 295 244 82.0 75.7-87.0 51 18.0 13.0-24.3
High School 422 351 83.3 78.2-87.4 71 16.7 12.6-21.8
> High School 742 701 95.5 93.4-97.0 41 4.5 3.0- 6.6
Marital Status
Married 892 821 92.1 89.6-94.0 71 7.9 6.0-10.4
Other 570 478 84.1 79.7-87.7 92 15.9 12.3-20.3
Income
14,999 or less 441 361 81.1 75.8-85.5 80 18.9 14.5-24.2
15,000-24,999 229 191 83.8 76.7-89.0 38 16.2 11.0-23.3
25,000-49,999 301 275 90.9 86.0-94.2 26 9.1 5.8-14.0
50,000 or more 389 385 98.6 95.8-99.5 4 1.4 0.5- 4.2
WIC recipient
No 738 704 96.3 94.2-97.7 34 3.7 2.3- 5.8
Yes 714 586 81.5 77.5-84.9 128 18.5 15.1-22.5
Medicaid recipient
No 670 659 97.9 95.9-98.9 11 2.1 1.1- 4.1
Yes 792 640 81.5 77.8-84.8 152 18.5 15.2-22.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 660 578 86.5 83.7-89.0 82 13.5 11.0-16.3
2500+ grams 802 721 89.1 86.7-91.2 81 10.9 8.8-13.3

#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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