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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

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During your most recent pregnancy, did you get any of these services? VISITS TO YOUR HOME BY A NURSE OR OTHER HEALTH CARE WORKER

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1307 1122 85.6 82.9-88.0 185 14.4 12.0-17.1
Age
< 20 years 128 90 65.1 53.6-75.2 38 34.9 24.8-46.4
20-24 years 286 237 83.1 76.8-87.9 49 16.9 12.1-23.2
25-34 years 677 602 89.6 86.1-92.3 75 10.4 7.7-13.9
35+ years 216 193 92.8 86.6-96.3 23 7.2 3.7-13.4
Race
White 953 849 89.7 86.9-92.0 104 10.3 8.0-13.1
Black 278 207 71.8 64.1-78.4 71 28.2 21.6-35.9
Other 76 66 93.6 84.4-97.5 10 6.4 2.5-15.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 167 134 78.4 69.4-85.3 33 21.6 14.7-30.6
No 1140 988 87.0 84.1-89.4 152 13.0 10.6-15.9
Education
< High School 204 148 72.2 63.3-79.6 56 27.8 20.4-36.7
High School 392 325 83.8 78.4-88.1 67 16.2 11.9-21.6
> High School 709 647 91.9 89.0-94.1 62 8.1 5.9-11.0
Marital Status
Married 862 780 92.3 89.8-94.3 82 7.7 5.7-10.2
Other 445 342 75.6 69.9-80.4 103 24.4 19.6-30.1
Income
14,999 or less 346 264 74.8 68.1-80.4 82 25.2 19.6-31.9
15,000-24,999 170 137 81.0 72.2-87.5 33 19.0 12.5-27.8
25,000-49,999 258 231 91.3 85.8-94.8 27 8.7 5.2-14.2
50,000 or more 435 412 96.0 93.2-97.7 23 4.0 2.3- 6.8
WIC recipient
No 740 688 93.0 90.1-95.1 52 7.0 4.9- 9.9
Yes 558 426 77.1 72.2-81.4 132 22.9 18.6-27.8
Medicaid recipient
No 664 625 95.3 92.9-97.0 39 4.7 3.0- 7.1
Yes 643 497 77.0 72.4-81.1 146 23.0 18.9-27.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 577 478 80.2 76.4-83.6 99 19.8 16.4-23.6
2500+ grams 730 644 86.1 83.1-88.7 86 13.9 11.3-16.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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