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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

Number of Sources for Payment of Prenatal Care*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
One source Two sources Three or more sources
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1314 995 76.8 73.8-79.5 295 21.2 18.6-24.1 24 2.0 1.2- 3.3
Age
< 20 years 132 113 88.5 80.2-93.6 16 9.6 5.1-17.2 3 1.9 0.3-10.0
20-24 years 292 232 81.7 75.3-86.7 52 16.7 11.9-22.9 8 1.6 0.6- 4.6
25-34 years 674 497 73.9 69.6-77.8 164 23.5 19.7-27.6 13 2.6 1.4- 5.0
35+ years 216 153 68.6 60.1-76.1 63 31.4 23.9-39.9 0 0.0 . - .
Race
White 962 699 73.6 70.0-76.9 247 24.4 21.3-27.9 16 1.9 1.0- 3.6
Black 282 234 83.4 76.9-88.4 40 14.1 9.6-20.4 8 2.4 0.9- 6.1
Other 70 62 91.7 79.9-96.9 8 8.3 3.1-20.1 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 169 130 75.2 66.3-82.4 36 23.3 16.3-32.1 3 1.5 0.3- 7.8
No 1145 865 77.1 73.9-80.0 259 20.8 18.1-23.9 21 2.1 1.2- 3.6
Education
< High School 204 173 83.0 75.4-88.7 28 15.7 10.4-23.2 3 1.2 0.2- 6.5
High School 395 318 82.4 77.1-86.7 69 15.0 11.1-19.9 8 2.5 1.0- 6.1
> High School 713 502 70.8 66.6-74.8 198 27.2 23.4-31.4 13 1.9 1.0- 3.8
Marital Status
Married 867 622 71.8 68.0-75.3 236 27.2 23.7-31.0 9 1.0 0.5- 2.4
Other 447 373 84.2 79.4-88.1 59 12.5 9.0-16.9 15 3.3 1.7- 6.4
Income
14,999 or less 339 306 89.1 83.9-92.8 29 9.5 6.1-14.4 4 1.4 0.4- 5.0
15,000-24,999 171 135 79.5 70.6-86.2 27 16.0 10.1-24.3 9 4.6 1.9-10.8
25,000-49,999 257 173 71.7 64.4-78.0 79 26.2 20.1-33.3 5 2.1 0.7- 6.1
50,000 or more 436 301 68.5 63.0-73.6 133 30.5 25.6-36.0 2 0.9 0.2- 3.7
WIC recipient
No 739 509 70.2 65.9-74.1 221 28.6 24.7-32.8 9 1.2 0.5- 2.8
Yes 572 484 84.1 79.8-87.6 73 13.2 10.0-17.1 15 2.8 1.4- 5.4
Medicaid recipient
No 663 455 69.9 65.4-73.9 206 29.8 25.8-34.3 2 0.3 0.1- 1.6
Yes 651 540 82.8 78.7-86.3 89 13.8 10.7-17.5 22 3.4 2.0- 5.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 579 441 78.7 75.2-81.8 126 18.9 16.1-22.2 12 2.4 1.3- 4.2
2500+ grams 735 554 76.6 73.4-79.6 169 21.4 18.6-24.6 12 1.9 1.1- 3.4

*Data in this table are constructed from survey question 20 (a-d).

~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.

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