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2005 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 1013 756 73.1 69.5-76.3 257 26.9 23.7-30.5
Age
< 20 years 95 88 95.1 85.9-98.4 7 4.9 1.6-14.1
20-24 years 248 206 81.4 74.1-86.9 42 18.6 13.1-25.9
25-34 years 514 357 68.3 63.1-73.0 157 31.7 27.0-36.9
35+ years 156 105 60.6 50.5-69.8 51 39.4 30.2-49.5
Race
White 730 521 69.3 65.1-73.3 209 30.7 26.7-34.9
Black 244 202 84.0 76.6-89.3 42 16.0 10.7-23.4
Other 39 33 88.2 71.1-95.8 6 11.8 4.2-28.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 129 61 45.0 35.2-55.3 68 55.0 44.7-64.8
No 884 695 78.5 75.0-81.7 189 21.5 18.3-25.0
Education
< High School 196 155 74.2 65.9-81.1 41 25.8 18.9-34.1
High School 292 229 77.9 71.0-83.6 63 22.1 16.4-29.0
> High School 523 371 70.3 65.4-74.9 152 29.7 25.1-34.6
Marital Status
Married 648 456 69.3 64.8-73.4 192 30.7 26.6-35.2
Other 365 300 79.7 73.6-84.7 65 20.3 15.3-26.4
Income
14,999 or less 291 240 79.3 72.4-84.8 51 20.7 15.2-27.6
15,000-24,999 156 129 82.6 73.3-89.2 27 17.4 10.8-26.7
25,000-49,999 178 115 65.5 56.8-73.3 63 34.5 26.7-43.2
50,000 or more 295 203 67.5 60.7-73.6 92 32.5 26.4-39.3
WIC recipient
No 548 377 67.3 62.4-71.9 171 32.7 28.1-37.6
Yes 453 368 80.1 74.8-84.5 85 19.9 15.5-25.2
Medicaid recipient
No 472 320 66.9 61.6-71.8 152 33.1 28.2-38.4
Yes 541 436 78.5 73.6-82.7 105 21.5 17.3-26.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 455 354 79.1 75.3-82.5 101 20.9 17.5-24.7
2500+ grams 558 402 72.5 68.7-76.1 156 27.5 23.9-31.3

~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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