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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your prenatal care paid for? HEALTH INSURANCE OR HMO

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1560 763 50.5 47.3-53.6 797 49.5 46.4-52.7
Age
< 20 years 164 151 92.3 84.9-96.2 13 7.7 3.8-15.1
20-24 years 404 283 69.8 64.0-75.0 121 30.2 25.0-36.0
25-34 years 799 281 37.4 33.3-41.7 518 62.6 58.3-66.7
35+ years 193 48 22.2 15.5-30.6 145 77.8 69.4-84.5
Race
White 1080 461 45.9 42.3-49.6 619 54.1 50.4-57.7
Black 416 271 65.4 58.9-71.3 145 34.6 28.7-41.1
Other 64 31 51.7 37.2-65.9 33 48.3 34.1-62.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 177 140 84.4 77.2-89.6 37 15.6 10.4-22.8
No 1383 623 44.5 41.2-47.8 760 55.5 52.2-58.8
Education
< High School 313 277 89.1 84.0-92.7 36 10.9 7.3-16.0
High School 449 281 63.8 58.0-69.2 168 36.2 30.8-42.0
> High School 795 202 23.8 20.4-27.6 593 76.2 72.4-79.6
Marital Status
Married 962 262 28.7 25.3-32.3 700 71.3 67.7-74.7
Other 598 501 84.2 80.0-87.6 97 15.8 12.4-20.0
Income
14,999 or less 459 417 92.6 89.0-95.1 42 7.4 4.9-11.0
15,000-24,999 241 146 64.1 56.2-71.3 95 35.9 28.7-43.8
25,000-49,999 318 92 26.4 20.9-32.7 226 73.6 67.3-79.1
50,000 or more 420 18 4.7 2.7- 8.0 402 95.3 92.0-97.3
WIC recipient
No 786 152 20.0 16.6-23.8 634 80.0 76.2-83.4
Yes 761 602 80.7 77.0-84.0 159 19.3 16.0-23.0
Medicaid recipient
No 719 38 5.7 3.9- 8.3 681 94.3 91.7-96.1
Yes 841 725 86.6 83.5-89.2 116 13.4 10.8-16.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 696 370 57.7 54.1-61.2 326 42.3 38.8-45.9
2500+ grams 864 393 49.8 46.5-53.2 471 50.2 46.8-53.5

#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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