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2014 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

HOME VISITOR

During your most recent pregnancy, did a home visitor come to your home to help you prepare for your new baby?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 966 909 93.7 91.5-95.4 57 6.3 4.6- 8.5
Age
< 20 years 48 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 214 196 92.1 86.6-95.5 18 7.9 4.5-13.4
25-34 years 537 511 94.7 91.6-96.7 26 5.3 3.3- 8.4
35+ years 167 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 507 491 96.5 93.9-98.0 16 3.5 2.0- 6.1
Non-Hispanic Black 190 165 86.8 79.7-91.6 25 13.2 8.4-20.3
Non-Hispanic Other 59 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 189 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 175 155 88.4 80.9-93.1 20 11.6 6.9-19.1
High School 190 *** *** *** *** *** ***
> High School 600 577 95.8 93.3-97.4 23 4.2 2.6- 6.7
Marital Status
Married 585 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Other 381 339 87.9 83.2-91.5 42 12.1 8.5-16.8
WIC recipient
No 558 543 96.9 94.4-98.3 15 3.1 1.7- 5.6
Yes 401 359 89.2 84.8-92.5 42 10.8 7.5-15.2
Medicaid recipient
No 591 571 96.1 93.6-97.6 20 3.9 2.4- 6.4
Yes 375 338 90.3 85.9-93.4 37 9.7 6.6-14.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 339 316 92.8 89.4-95.2 23 7.2 4.8-10.6
2500+ grams 627 593 93.8 91.3-95.5 34 6.2 4.5- 8.7

The overall weighted response rate in 2014 was 55%. It fell short of the 60% rate that PRAMS has regarded as the epidemiologically valid threshold.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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.

This page was generated on 27JAN17

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