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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? LABOR PAINS MORE THAN 3 WEEKS BEFORE YOUR BABY WAS DUE (PRETERM OR EARLY LABOR)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1808 998 67.7 64.8-70.4 810 32.3 29.6-35.2
Age
< 20 years 226 113 62.5 53.8-70.5 113 37.5 29.5-46.2
20-24 years 487 237 59.6 53.7-65.3 250 40.4 34.7-46.3
25-34 years 886 515 73.1 69.2-76.7 371 26.9 23.3-30.8
35+ years 209 133 69.9 61.3-77.4 76 30.1 22.6-38.7
Race
White 1209 692 68.9 65.5-72.0 517 31.1 28.0-34.5
Black 542 272 62.9 56.8-68.7 270 37.1 31.3-43.2
Other 57 34 75.8 58.2-87.5 23 24.2 12.5-41.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 143 86 70.8 60.9-79.0 57 29.2 21.0-39.1
No 1664 911 67.3 64.3-70.2 753 32.7 29.8-35.7
Education
< High School 390 191 61.3 54.8-67.5 199 38.7 32.5-45.2
High School 594 329 64.5 59.3-69.5 265 35.5 30.5-40.7
> High School 823 478 73.4 69.4-77.0 345 26.6 23.0-30.6
Marital Status
Married 1159 671 69.7 66.3-73.0 488 30.3 27.0-33.7
Other 649 327 63.6 58.4-68.6 322 36.4 31.4-41.6
Income
15,999 or less 532 275 62.6 56.9-68.0 257 37.4 32.0-43.1
16,000-24,999 242 134 66.1 58.0-73.4 108 33.9 26.6-42.0
25,000-39,999 262 147 67.9 60.3-74.8 115 32.1 25.2-39.7
40,000 or more 613 374 75.3 70.8-79.3 239 24.7 20.7-29.2
WIC recipient
No 977 577 73.6 70.0-77.0 400 26.4 23.0-30.0
Yes 827 419 61.4 56.9-65.7 408 38.6 34.3-43.1
Medicaid recipient
No 894 526 71.5 67.7-75.1 368 28.5 24.9-32.3
Yes 914 472 63.8 59.5-67.9 442 36.2 32.1-40.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 350 145 41.4 36.8-46.2 205 58.6 53.8-63.2
1500 - 2499 grams 574 230 39.7 35.9-43.6 344 60.3 56.4-64.1
2500+ grams 884 623 70.1 66.9-73.0 261 29.9 27.0-33.1

#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.

This page was generated on 24NOV03

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