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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

Just before you got pregnant, did you have health insurance?*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 791 224 31.6 27.8-35.5 567 68.4 64.5-72.2
Age
18-19 years 31 11 34.9 18.9-55.1 20 65.1 44.9-81.1
20-24 years 175 89 52.9 44.5-61.1 86 47.1 38.9-55.5
25-34 years 441 100 25.8 21.3-31.0 341 74.2 69.0-78.7
35-44 years 144 24 16.9 10.4-26.3 120 83.1 73.7-89.6
Race
White 592 157 29.9 25.6-34.4 435 70.1 65.6-74.4
Black 132 43 34.9 26.0-45.0 89 65.1 55.0-74.0
Other 60 23 40.1 26.7-55.2 37 59.9 44.8-73.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 82 55 73.5 62.4-82.3 27 26.5 17.7-37.6
No 708 169 25.5 21.9-29.5 539 74.5 70.5-78.1
Education
< High School 71 58 78.7 65.1-88.0 13 21.3 12.0-34.9
High School 186 83 45.8 37.9-53.9 103 54.2 46.1-62.1
> High School 532 82 16.5 13.1-20.5 450 83.5 79.5-86.9
Marital Status
Married 565 94 19.2 15.7-23.3 471 80.8 76.7-84.3
Other 226 130 56.8 49.2-64.1 96 43.2 35.9-50.8
Income
14,999 or less 144 109 73.7 64.6-81.2 35 26.3 18.8-35.4
15,000-24,999 111 53 52.8 42.1-63.2 58 47.2 36.8-57.9
25,000-49,999 187 45 25.7 19.1-33.6 142 74.3 66.4-80.9
50,000 or more 314 7 2.8 1.3- 6.1 307 97.2 93.9-98.7
WIC recipient
No 496 56 13.4 10.1-17.4 440 86.6 82.6-89.9
Yes 290 165 57.0 50.3-63.4 125 43.0 36.6-49.7
Medicaid recipient
No 479 30 7.4 4.9-11.0 449 92.6 89.0-95.1
Yes 312 194 62.6 56.4-68.5 118 37.4 31.5-43.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 249 78 37.3 31.2-43.7 171 62.7 56.3-68.8
2500+ grams 542 146 31.1 27.1-35.4 396 68.9 64.6-72.9

*Note: Includes health insurance from your job, not from job, military, NC Health Check.

#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 18APR12

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