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2008 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 1327 68 6.2 4.8- 7.9 1259 93.8 92.1-95.2
Age
< 20 years 142 15 12.4 7.2-20.4 127 87.6 79.6-92.8
20-24 years 309 12 4.5 2.4- 8.1 297 95.5 91.9-97.6
25-34 years 671 30 5.4 3.7- 7.7 641 94.6 92.3-96.3
35+ years 205 11 7.0 3.9-12.4 194 93.0 87.6-96.1
Race
White 939 35 4.5 3.2- 6.3 904 95.5 93.7-96.8
Black 320 30 12.3 8.5-17.6 290 87.7 82.4-91.5
Other 68 3 4.5 1.3-14.5 65 95.5 85.5-98.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 185 13 7.6 4.2-13.2 172 92.4 86.8-95.8
No 1141 55 5.9 4.5- 7.7 1086 94.1 92.3-95.5
Education
< High School 257 26 11.6 7.8-16.9 231 88.4 83.1-92.2
High School 354 20 6.8 4.4-10.6 334 93.2 89.4-95.6
> High School 712 21 3.4 2.1- 5.3 691 96.6 94.7-97.9
Marital Status
Married 806 31 4.5 3.1- 6.5 775 95.5 93.5-96.9
Other 521 37 8.5 6.1-11.8 484 91.5 88.2-93.9
Income
14,999 or less 356 31 11.2 7.9-15.8 325 88.8 84.2-92.1
15,000-24,999 171 11 7.0 3.8-12.7 160 93.0 87.3-96.2
25,000-49,999 257 6 2.2 0.9- 5.4 251 97.8 94.6-99.1
50,000 or more 435 9 2.7 1.4- 5.1 426 97.3 94.9-98.6
WIC recipient
No 727 24 4.1 2.7- 6.2 703 95.9 93.8-97.3
Yes 592 44 8.5 6.2-11.5 548 91.5 88.5-93.8
Medicaid recipient
No 625 15 2.8 1.6- 4.6 610 97.2 95.4-98.4
Yes 702 53 9.0 6.8-11.9 649 91.0 88.1-93.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 421 13 3.2 1.9- 5.3 408 96.8 94.7-98.1
2500+ grams 906 55 6.4 5.0- 8.3 851 93.6 91.7-95.0

#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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