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2001 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 1331 1182 96.4 95.1-97.4 149 3.6 2.6- 4.9
Age
< 20 years 191 174 94.9 88.6-97.8 17 5.1 2.2-11.4
20-24 years 363 323 96.1 92.8-97.9 40 3.9 2.1- 7.2
25-34 years 638 568 96.9 95.0-98.1 70 3.1 1.9- 5.0
35+ years 139 117 97.4 95.7-98.4 22 2.6 1.6- 4.3
Race
White 886 800 97.6 96.3-98.4 86 2.4 1.6- 3.7
Black 401 341 93.1 88.7-95.8 60 6.9 4.2-11.3
Other 44 41 98.2 94.3-99.4 3 1.8 0.6- 5.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 135 122 97.1 92.0-99.0 13 2.9 1.0- 8.0
No 1195 1060 96.4 94.9-97.4 135 3.6 2.6- 5.1
Education
< High School 302 274 94.7 90.2-97.2 28 5.3 2.8- 9.8
High School 432 377 96.9 95.2-98.1 55 3.1 1.9- 4.8
> High School 594 528 97.0 94.9-98.2 66 3.0 1.8- 5.1
Marital Status
Married 811 715 96.8 95.3-97.9 96 3.2 2.1- 4.7
Other 520 467 95.7 92.7-97.4 53 4.3 2.6- 7.3
Income
15,999 or less 427 376 95.2 92.0-97.2 51 4.8 2.8- 8.0
16,000-24,999 153 139 98.3 97.1-99.0 14 1.7 1.0- 2.9
25,000-39,999 213 194 98.4 97.4-99.0 19 1.6 1.0- 2.6
40,000 or more 415 360 96.8 94.3-98.2 55 3.2 1.8- 5.7
WIC recipient
No 669 587 96.8 95.0-98.0 82 3.2 2.0- 5.0
Yes 655 588 96.0 93.7-97.5 67 4.0 2.5- 6.3
Medicaid recipient
No 631 557 96.6 94.5-97.9 74 3.4 2.1- 5.5
Yes 700 625 96.2 94.2-97.6 75 3.8 2.4- 5.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 312 240 77.5 72.9-81.4 72 22.5 18.6-27.1
1500 - 2499 grams 454 387 85.3 81.8-88.2 67 14.7 11.8-18.2
2500+ grams 565 555 97.9 96.2-98.9 10 2.1 1.1- 3.8

#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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