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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

How was your delivery paid for? PERSONAL INCOME (CASH, CHECK,OR CREDIT CARD)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1379 1106 80.1 77.6-82.3 273 19.9 17.7-22.4
Age
< 20 years 150 146 98.4 93.8-99.6 4 1.6 0.4- 6.2
20-24 years 325 297 92.0 88.0-94.8 28 8.0 5.2-12.0
25-34 years 693 510 73.0 69.2-76.5 183 27.0 23.5-30.8
35+ years 211 153 70.4 63.1-76.8 58 29.6 23.2-36.9
Race
White 976 742 76.2 73.2-79.0 234 23.8 21.0-26.8
Black 334 302 91.2 87.1-94.1 32 8.8 5.9-12.9
Other 69 62 88.7 77.4-94.7 7 11.3 5.3-22.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 195 178 90.5 84.7-94.2 17 9.5 5.8-15.3
No 1183 928 78.1 75.3-80.6 255 21.9 19.4-24.7
Education
< High School 271 259 95.1 91.2-97.4 12 4.9 2.6- 8.8
High School 379 343 90.1 85.9-93.2 36 9.9 6.8-14.1
> High School 725 502 67.7 63.8-71.3 223 32.3 28.7-36.2
Marital Status
Married 834 589 69.9 66.3-73.2 245 30.1 26.8-33.7
Other 545 517 94.6 91.9-96.5 28 5.4 3.5- 8.1
Income
14,999 or less 385 379 98.6 96.4-99.5 6 1.4 0.5- 3.6
15,000-24,999 177 166 93.2 87.6-96.3 11 6.8 3.7-12.4
25,000-49,999 265 197 75.0 68.8-80.3 68 25.0 19.7-31.2
50,000 or more 442 266 58.5 53.3-63.4 176 41.5 36.6-46.7
WIC recipient
No 744 495 65.3 61.4-69.0 249 34.7 31.0-38.6
Yes 626 602 96.0 93.8-97.5 24 4.0 2.5- 6.2
Medicaid recipient
No 640 389 59.1 54.9-63.3 251 40.9 36.7-45.1
Yes 739 717 97.3 95.6-98.3 22 2.7 1.7- 4.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 453 389 86.8 83.5-89.5 64 13.2 10.5-16.5
2500+ grams 926 717 79.5 76.8-81.9 209 20.5 18.1-23.2

#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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