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2002 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 1 TO 7 DAYS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1189 820 81.8 78.9-84.3 369 18.2 15.7-21.1
Age
< 20 years 158 100 75.3 65.3-83.2 58 24.7 16.8-34.7
20-24 years 324 219 81.2 75.4-85.9 105 18.8 14.1-24.6
25-34 years 561 395 83.5 79.5-86.9 166 16.5 13.1-20.5
35+ years 146 106 82.4 73.7-88.7 40 17.6 11.3-26.3
Race
White 792 565 83.4 80.1-86.2 227 16.6 13.8-19.9
Black 340 215 77.1 70.5-82.6 125 22.9 17.4-29.5
Other 57 40 80.5 65.7-89.9 17 19.5 10.1-34.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 109 71 80.4 69.8-87.9 38 19.6 12.1-30.2
No 1080 749 81.9 78.9-84.6 331 18.1 15.4-21.1
Education
< High School 265 183 78.4 71.6-83.9 82 21.6 16.1-28.4
High School 368 239 80.0 74.4-84.7 129 20.0 15.3-25.6
> High School 554 397 84.7 80.7-87.9 157 15.3 12.1-19.3
Marital Status
Married 734 525 84.9 81.6-87.6 209 15.1 12.4-18.4
Other 455 295 75.7 70.1-80.6 160 24.3 19.4-29.9
Income
15,999 or less 376 255 77.9 72.0-82.8 121 22.1 17.2-28.0
16,000-24,999 137 81 76.3 66.3-84.1 56 23.7 15.9-33.7
25,000-39,999 159 116 87.1 79.8-92.0 43 12.9 8.0-20.2
40,000 or more 398 291 85.6 81.1-89.2 107 14.4 10.8-18.9
WIC recipient
No 622 441 82.7 78.8-86.1 181 17.3 13.9-21.2
Yes 556 371 80.4 75.9-84.1 185 19.6 15.9-24.1
Medicaid recipient
No 558 407 85.5 81.7-88.6 151 14.5 11.4-18.3
Yes 631 413 78.1 73.6-81.9 218 21.9 18.1-26.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 633 346 54.6 50.8-58.4 287 45.4 41.6-49.2
2500+ grams 556 474 85.1 81.8-87.8 82 14.9 12.2-18.2

#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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