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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you any of the following things because of these problems? I WENT TO THE HOSPITAL AND STAYED MORE THAN 7 DAYS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1471 1320 97.5 96.5-98.2 151 2.5 1.8- 3.5
Age
< 20 years 193 176 95.3 89.5-98.0 17 4.7 2.0-10.5
20-24 years 407 365 96.6 93.8-98.2 42 3.4 1.8- 6.2
25-34 years 691 617 98.5 98.0-98.8 74 1.5 1.2- 2.0
35+ years 180 162 98.5 97.6-99.1 18 1.5 0.9- 2.4
Race
White 957 877 97.9 96.6-98.6 80 2.1 1.4- 3.4
Black 466 398 96.3 94.0-97.8 68 3.7 2.2- 6.0
Other 48 45 98.5 95.3-99.6 3 1.5 0.4- 4.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 107 99 94.2 85.1-97.8 8 5.8 2.2-14.9
No 1363 1220 97.8 97.0-98.4 143 2.2 1.6- 3.0
Education
< High School 330 301 96.9 93.7-98.5 29 3.1 1.5- 6.3
High School 497 443 97.5 95.8-98.5 54 2.5 1.5- 4.2
> High School 642 574 97.9 96.6-98.7 68 2.1 1.3- 3.4
Marital Status
Married 917 826 98.0 96.9-98.7 91 2.0 1.3- 3.1
Other 554 494 96.6 94.3-98.0 60 3.4 2.0- 5.7
Income
15,999 or less 454 412 96.3 93.4-98.0 42 3.7 2.0- 6.6
16,000-24,999 196 169 95.6 90.8-98.0 27 4.4 2.0- 9.2
25,000-39,999 209 184 98.4 97.6-99.0 25 1.6 1.0- 2.4
40,000 or more 474 431 98.7 98.2-99.1 43 1.3 0.9- 1.8
WIC recipient
No 758 676 97.5 96.1-98.4 82 2.5 1.6- 3.9
Yes 709 640 97.4 95.9-98.4 69 2.6 1.6- 4.1
Medicaid recipient
No 693 627 98.4 97.4-99.0 66 1.6 1.0- 2.6
Yes 778 693 96.7 94.9-97.9 85 3.3 2.1- 5.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 347 258 74.9 70.5-78.8 89 25.1 21.2-29.5
1500 - 2499 grams 520 465 89.5 86.7-91.8 55 10.5 8.2-13.3
2500+ grams 604 597 98.8 97.5-99.4 7 1.2 0.6- 2.5

#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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