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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? CERVIX HAD TO BE SEWN SHUT (INCOMPETENT CERVIX, CERCLAGE)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1785 1718 97.9 96.8-98.6 67 2.1 1.4- 3.2
Age
< 20 years 221 206 94.9 89.4-97.6 15 5.1 2.4-10.6
20-24 years 477 463 97.6 94.9-98.9 14 2.4 1.1- 5.1
25-34 years 879 846 98.6 97.2-99.3 33 1.4 0.7- 2.8
35+ years 208 203 98.8 94.5-99.8 5 1.2 0.2- 5.5
Race
White 1195 1159 97.7 96.3-98.6 36 2.3 1.4- 3.7
Black 534 507 98.3 96.2-99.2 27 1.7 0.8- 3.8
Other 56 52 98.6 96.0-99.5 4 1.4 0.5- 4.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 138 123 89.2 81.1-94.1 15 10.8 5.9-18.9
No 1646 1594 98.9 98.1-99.3 52 1.1 0.7- 1.9
Education
< High School 377 352 95.2 91.6-97.4 25 4.8 2.6- 8.4
High School 590 577 98.8 96.9-99.5 13 1.2 0.5- 3.1
> High School 817 788 98.7 97.3-99.4 29 1.3 0.6- 2.7
Marital Status
Married 1146 1106 98.0 96.6-98.8 40 2.0 1.2- 3.4
Other 639 612 97.7 95.5-98.8 27 2.3 1.2- 4.5
Income
15,999 or less 519 489 95.7 92.6-97.5 30 4.3 2.5- 7.4
16,000-24,999 241 233 97.8 93.4-99.3 8 2.2 0.7- 6.6
25,000-39,999 262 253 98.8 95.4-99.7 9 1.2 0.3- 4.6
40,000 or more 609 596 99.2 97.8-99.7 13 0.8 0.3- 2.2
WIC recipient
No 969 945 98.9 97.7-99.5 24 1.1 0.5- 2.3
Yes 812 769 96.7 94.7-98.0 43 3.3 2.0- 5.3
Medicaid recipient
No 886 866 99.4 98.5-99.7 20 0.6 0.3- 1.5
Yes 899 852 96.4 94.3-97.7 47 3.6 2.3- 5.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 347 316 91.1 88.0-93.5 31 8.9 6.5-12.0
1500 - 2499 grams 561 540 96.1 94.2-97.4 21 3.9 2.6- 5.8
2500+ grams 877 862 98.1 96.9-98.9 15 1.9 1.1- 3.1

#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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