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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HEALTH INSURANCE

Insurance Coverage Sources During Pregnancy

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Private Health Insurance Medicaid Other
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 896 482 50.0 46.2-53.8 361 44.0 40.2-47.9 53 6.0 4.5- 8.1
Age
< 20 years 81 9 12.1 5.8-23.7 68 83.2 71.4-90.8 4 4.7 1.6-12.8
20-24 years 205 51 23.7 17.9-30.8 131 65.0 57.4-72.0 23 11.2 7.3-17.0
25-34 years 462 312 65.5 60.3-70.4 129 30.2 25.5-35.4 21 4.3 2.6- 6.9
35+ years 148 110 74.3 64.8-82.0 33 21.5 14.4-30.9 5 4.1 1.6-10.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 578 361 59.1 54.3-63.7 183 35.0 30.5-39.8 34 5.9 4.1- 8.5
Non-Hispanic Black 196 70 34.8 27.3-43.1 115 58.8 50.4-66.7 11 6.4 3.4-11.9
Non-Hispanic Other 47 27 51.6 35.4-67.5 16 39.3 24.4-56.5 4 9.1 3.1-24.0
Latina 69 20 23.3 14.5-35.1 45 72.1 59.8-81.8 4 4.7 1.6-13.2
Education
< High School 118 9 9.7 4.7-18.7 107 88.3 79.2-93.8 2 2.0 0.5- 7.7
High School 232 73 30.8 24.4-38.0 144 60.4 53.0-67.4 15 8.8 5.3-14.1
> High School 545 399 71.4 66.8-75.6 110 22.6 18.8-27.0 36 6.0 4.1- 8.6
Marital Status
Married 576 413 69.3 64.7-73.5 116 22.0 18.3-26.2 47 8.7 6.4-11.8
Other 320 69 21.9 17.1-27.6 245 75.9 70.1-81.0 6 2.2 0.9- 4.9
WIC recipient
No 497 406 80.9 76.4-84.7 62 12.9 9.7-16.9 29 6.2 4.2- 9.2
Yes 396 75 19.4 15.4-24.3 298 74.9 69.7-79.4 23 5.7 3.6- 8.8
Medicaid recipient
No 453 403 87.6 83.5-90.7 0 0.0 . - . 50 12.4 9.3-16.5
Yes 443 79 18.3 14.6-22.8 361 81.0 76.4-84.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 302 147 42.0 36.6-47.6 141 54.2 48.5-59.7 14 3.8 2.3- 6.4
2500+ grams 594 335 50.7 46.5-54.8 220 43.1 39.0-47.3 39 6.2 4.6- 8.5

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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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