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2005 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 THIN GS GOING ON

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 967 924 95.1 93.0-96.6 43 4.9 3.4- 7.0
Age
< 20 years 96 93 99.2 97.7-99.7 3 0.8 0.3- 2.3
20-24 years 240 224 92.3 86.5-95.8 16 7.7 4.2-13.5
25-34 years 481 461 94.6 91.2-96.7 20 5.4 3.3- 8.8
35+ years 150 146 98.6 94.0-99.7 4 1.4 0.3- 6.0
Race
White 693 667 95.5 93.0-97.1 26 4.5 2.9- 7.0
Black 235 221 94.3 88.4-97.3 14 5.7 2.7-11.6
Other 39 36 91.9 74.0-97.8 3 8.1 2.2-26.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 119 107 86.8 77.4-92.6 12 13.2 7.4-22.6
No 848 817 96.6 94.7-97.9 31 3.4 2.1- 5.3
Education
< High School 187 170 90.2 83.4-94.4 17 9.8 5.6-16.6
High School 279 264 94.2 89.0-97.0 15 5.8 3.0-11.0
> High School 499 488 97.7 95.4-98.9 11 2.3 1.1- 4.6
Marital Status
Married 611 590 96.6 94.3-98.0 21 3.4 2.0- 5.7
Other 356 334 92.5 87.8-95.5 22 7.5 4.5-12.2
Income
14,999 or less 278 257 91.1 85.4-94.7 21 8.9 5.3-14.6
15,000-24,999 154 146 95.9 89.5-98.4 8 4.1 1.6-10.5
25,000-49,999 165 160 97.0 91.7-99.0 5 3.0 1.0- 8.3
50,000 or more 278 273 98.2 94.9-99.4 5 1.8 0.6- 5.1
WIC recipient
No 517 501 96.5 93.9-98.1 16 3.5 1.9- 6.1
Yes 438 413 93.4 89.5-95.9 25 6.6 4.1-10.5
Medicaid recipient
No 443 431 98.0 95.9-99.1 12 2.0 0.9- 4.1
Yes 524 493 92.6 89.0-95.1 31 7.4 4.9-11.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 446 427 95.4 93.0-97.1 19 4.6 2.9- 7.0
2500+ grams 521 497 95.1 92.7-96.7 24 4.9 3.3- 7.3

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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