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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your prenatal care paid for? PERSONAL INCOME (CASH, CHECK, OR CREDIT CARD)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1560 1180 74.6 71.8-77.2 380 25.4 22.8-28.2
Age
< 20 years 164 142 87.3 79.0-92.6 22 12.7 7.4-21.0
20-24 years 404 338 82.5 77.3-86.7 66 17.5 13.3-22.7
25-34 years 799 568 70.1 66.0-73.9 231 29.9 26.1-34.0
35+ years 193 132 63.3 54.4-71.3 61 36.7 28.7-45.6
Race
White 1080 768 70.5 67.1-73.7 312 29.5 26.3-32.9
Black 416 364 88.2 83.4-91.8 52 11.8 8.2-16.6
Other 64 48 74.6 59.9-85.2 16 25.4 14.8-40.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 177 93 55.6 46.8-64.1 84 44.4 35.9-53.2
No 1383 1087 77.9 75.1-80.5 296 22.1 19.5-24.9
Education
< High School 313 245 75.5 68.9-81.1 68 24.5 18.9-31.1
High School 449 359 80.2 75.1-84.5 90 19.8 15.5-24.9
> High School 795 573 70.6 66.6-74.3 222 29.4 25.7-33.4
Marital Status
Married 962 683 69.4 65.7-72.8 279 30.6 27.2-34.3
Other 598 497 82.7 78.3-86.3 101 17.3 13.7-21.7
Income
14,999 or less 459 388 82.0 76.9-86.3 71 18.0 13.7-23.1
15,000-24,999 241 186 76.0 68.4-82.2 55 24.0 17.8-31.6
25,000-49,999 318 222 70.6 64.2-76.2 96 29.4 23.8-35.8
50,000 or more 420 290 67.7 62.1-72.8 130 32.3 27.2-37.9
WIC recipient
No 786 533 66.8 62.6-70.6 253 33.2 29.4-37.4
Yes 761 636 82.4 78.6-85.6 125 17.6 14.4-21.4
Medicaid recipient
No 719 486 66.7 62.4-70.8 233 33.3 29.2-37.6
Yes 841 694 80.9 77.2-84.1 147 19.1 15.9-22.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 696 544 78.5 75.3-81.3 152 21.5 18.7-24.7
2500+ grams 864 636 74.2 71.2-77.1 228 25.8 22.9-28.8

#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.

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