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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Overnight Hospitalization Stay During Pregnancy*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1473 534 52.8 49.3-56.4 939 47.2 43.6-50.7
Age
< 20 years 193 60 44.3 34.7-54.3 133 55.7 45.7-65.3
20-24 years 408 136 47.5 40.8-54.4 272 52.5 45.6-59.2
25-34 years 692 263 57.6 52.4-62.6 429 42.4 37.4-47.6
35+ years 180 75 57.8 47.7-67.4 105 42.2 32.6-52.3
Race
White 957 382 55.2 50.9-59.3 575 44.8 40.7-49.1
Black 468 134 45.7 38.7-52.9 334 54.3 47.1-61.3
Other 48 18 58.4 37.7-76.4 30 41.6 23.6-62.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 107 47 61.1 48.3-72.4 60 38.9 27.6-51.7
No 1365 487 52.1 48.4-55.8 878 47.9 44.2-51.6
Education
< High School 330 117 47.2 39.8-54.7 213 52.8 45.3-60.2
High School 498 190 56.8 50.6-62.7 308 43.2 37.3-49.4
> High School 643 227 53.4 48.0-58.8 416 46.6 41.2-52.0
Marital Status
Married 918 347 55.3 50.8-59.6 571 44.7 40.4-49.2
Other 555 187 48.5 42.4-54.6 368 51.5 45.4-57.6
Income
15,999 or less 454 165 49.9 43.3-56.5 289 50.1 43.5-56.7
16,000-24,999 196 57 43.3 33.8-53.2 139 56.7 46.8-66.2
25,000-39,999 210 82 57.9 48.6-66.8 128 42.1 33.2-51.4
40,000 or more 474 171 55.4 49.2-61.5 303 44.6 38.5-50.8
WIC recipient
No 758 287 58.7 53.7-63.5 471 41.3 36.5-46.3
Yes 711 246 47.7 42.6-52.8 465 52.3 47.2-57.4
Medicaid recipient
No 693 271 58.7 53.7-63.6 422 41.3 36.4-46.3
Yes 780 263 47.7 42.7-52.7 517 52.3 47.3-57.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 347 43 12.5 9.6-16.0 304 87.5 84.0-90.4
1500 - 2499 grams 522 149 28.3 24.7-32.2 373 71.7 67.8-75.3
2500+ grams 604 342 56.1 52.1-60.0 262 43.9 40.0-47.9

*Data in this table are recorded responses to survey question 27. Did you do any of the following things because of these problems?

#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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