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2007 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 1649 1222 72.9 70.1-75.5 427 27.1 24.5-29.9
Age
< 20 years 191 168 86.6 79.0-91.7 23 13.4 8.3-21.0
20-24 years 394 314 79.4 74.0-83.9 80 20.6 16.1-26.0
25-34 years 834 575 66.1 61.9-70.0 259 33.9 30.0-38.1
35+ years 230 165 72.5 64.8-79.1 65 27.5 20.9-35.2
Race
White 1147 805 69.1 65.8-72.3 342 30.9 27.7-34.2
Black 433 359 82.7 77.2-87.0 74 17.3 13.0-22.8
Other 69 58 84.0 70.8-91.9 11 16.0 8.1-29.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 214 115 53.0 45.1-60.7 99 47.0 39.3-54.9
No 1432 1105 76.8 73.9-79.4 327 23.2 20.6-26.1
Education
< High School 330 242 68.6 61.9-74.6 88 31.4 25.4-38.1
High School 449 377 83.9 79.2-87.8 72 16.1 12.2-20.8
> High School 864 598 68.2 64.2-71.9 266 31.8 28.1-35.8
Marital Status
Married 1011 700 67.8 64.1-71.2 311 32.2 28.8-35.9
Other 638 522 80.2 75.8-83.9 116 19.8 16.1-24.2
Income
14,999 or less 437 372 82.1 76.9-86.4 65 17.9 13.6-23.1
15,000-24,999 254 201 79.7 72.7-85.3 53 20.3 14.7-27.3
25,000-49,999 303 204 67.1 60.2-73.4 99 32.9 26.6-39.8
50,000 or more 540 365 65.3 60.2-70.0 175 34.7 30.0-39.8
WIC recipient
No 935 637 67.3 63.5-70.9 298 32.7 29.1-36.5
Yes 699 573 79.8 75.7-83.3 126 20.2 16.7-24.3
Medicaid recipient
No 786 521 65.1 60.9-69.1 265 34.9 30.9-39.1
Yes 863 701 79.4 75.8-82.7 162 20.6 17.3-24.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 758 585 78.3 75.3-81.0 173 21.7 19.0-24.7
2500+ grams 891 637 72.4 69.3-75.2 254 27.6 24.8-30.7

#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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