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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

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Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1023 831 80.3 77.2-83.1 192 19.7 16.9-22.8
Age
< 20 years 97 94 95.9 85.7-98.9 3 4.1 1.1-14.3
20-24 years 253 231 91.9 86.5-95.2 22 8.1 4.8-13.5
25-34 years 516 392 75.7 70.9-79.8 124 24.3 20.2-29.1
35+ years 157 114 65.9 55.9-74.6 43 34.1 25.4-44.1
Race
White 734 565 76.6 72.8-80.1 169 23.4 19.9-27.2
Black 249 229 91.3 85.2-95.0 20 8.7 5.0-14.8
Other 40 37 95.5 79.8-99.1 3 4.5 0.9-20.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 133 119 88.4 80.3-93.4 14 11.6 6.6-19.7
No 890 712 78.7 75.2-81.8 178 21.3 18.2-24.8
Education
< High School 202 195 95.6 90.3-98.1 7 4.4 1.9- 9.7
High School 293 265 88.9 83.2-92.8 28 11.1 7.2-16.8
> High School 526 370 69.4 64.4-73.9 156 30.6 26.1-35.6
Marital Status
Married 649 479 73.6 69.4-77.5 170 26.4 22.5-30.6
Other 374 352 92.0 87.3-95.1 22 8.0 4.9-12.7
Income
14,999 or less 299 285 94.4 89.8-97.0 14 5.6 3.0-10.2
15,000-24,999 157 147 93.6 86.4-97.2 10 6.4 2.8-13.6
25,000-49,999 179 131 70.9 62.5-78.2 48 29.1 21.8-37.5
50,000 or more 295 183 61.1 54.2-67.6 112 38.9 32.4-45.8
WIC recipient
No 554 385 69.2 64.4-73.6 169 30.8 26.4-35.6
Yes 458 436 94.2 90.7-96.5 22 5.8 3.5- 9.3
Medicaid recipient
No 474 304 63.2 57.9-68.3 170 36.8 31.7-42.1
Yes 549 527 95.2 92.3-97.0 22 4.8 3.0- 7.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 463 395 87.1 84.0-89.6 68 12.9 10.4-16.0
2500+ grams 560 436 79.7 76.3-82.8 124 20.3 17.2-23.7

~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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