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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WELL BABY CARE VISITS

Was your baby seen by a doctor, nurse, or other health care provider in the first week after he or she left the hospital?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1578 96 7.9 6.3- 9.8 1482 92.1 90.2-93.7
Age
< 20 years 178 18 14.3 8.8-22.3 160 85.7 77.7-91.2
20-24 years 384 25 8.0 5.2-12.3 359 92.0 87.7-94.8
25-34 years 797 43 7.0 5.0- 9.7 754 93.0 90.3-95.0
35+ years 219 10 4.8 2.3- 9.8 209 95.2 90.2-97.7
Race
White 1093 61 7.6 5.8- 9.8 1032 92.4 90.2-94.2
Black 418 28 8.2 5.2-12.6 390 91.8 87.4-94.8
Other 67 7 10.7 4.4-23.9 60 89.3 76.1-95.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 199 18 10.4 6.3-16.5 181 89.6 83.5-93.7
No 1377 78 7.4 5.8- 9.4 1299 92.6 90.6-94.2
Education
< High School 308 27 11.8 7.9-17.4 281 88.2 82.6-92.1
High School 430 36 10.1 7.0-14.4 394 89.9 85.6-93.0
> High School 835 33 4.9 3.3- 7.1 802 95.1 92.9-96.7
Marital Status
Married 968 49 6.8 5.0- 9.1 919 93.2 90.9-95.0
Other 610 47 9.4 6.8-13.0 563 90.6 87.0-93.2
Income
14,999 or less 418 32 10.1 6.9-14.6 386 89.9 85.4-93.1
15,000-24,999 244 22 10.4 6.4-16.6 222 89.6 83.4-93.6
25,000-49,999 296 18 8.1 4.8-13.2 278 91.9 86.8-95.2
50,000 or more 522 18 4.6 2.8- 7.4 504 95.4 92.6-97.2
WIC recipient
No 901 43 6.3 4.6- 8.7 858 93.7 91.3-95.4
Yes 664 53 9.9 7.4-13.3 611 90.1 86.7-92.6
Medicaid recipient
No 756 32 5.4 3.7- 7.8 724 94.6 92.2-96.3
Yes 822 64 10.0 7.6-13.0 758 90.0 87.0-92.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 700 28 4.5 3.1- 6.3 672 95.5 93.7-96.9
2500+ grams 878 68 8.2 6.5-10.2 810 91.8 89.8-93.5

#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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