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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 STAYED IN BED AT HOME MORE THAN 2 DAYS BECAUSE OF MY DOCTOR'S OR NURSE'S ADVICE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1189 788 70.2 66.7-73.5 401 29.8 26.5-33.3
Age
< 20 years 158 106 72.5 61.9-81.0 52 27.5 19.0-38.1
20-24 years 324 202 69.6 62.7-75.7 122 30.4 24.3-37.3
25-34 years 561 367 68.4 63.3-73.2 194 31.6 26.8-36.7
35+ years 146 113 76.4 66.4-84.2 33 23.6 15.8-33.6
Race
White 792 527 70.6 66.4-74.4 265 29.4 25.6-33.6
Black 340 214 65.6 57.9-72.5 126 34.4 27.5-42.1
Other 57 47 85.0 70.4-93.1 10 15.0 6.9-29.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 109 76 73.8 61.9-83.0 33 26.2 17.0-38.1
No 1080 712 69.9 66.2-73.3 368 30.1 26.7-33.8
Education
< High School 265 173 69.2 61.7-75.9 92 30.8 24.1-38.3
High School 368 239 69.5 62.9-75.4 129 30.5 24.6-37.1
> High School 554 375 71.5 66.5-76.0 179 28.5 24.0-33.5
Marital Status
Married 734 493 70.6 66.3-74.6 241 29.4 25.4-33.7
Other 455 295 69.5 63.4-75.0 160 30.5 25.0-36.6
Income
15,999 or less 376 251 70.4 63.9-76.2 125 29.6 23.8-36.1
16,000-24,999 137 87 69.6 58.5-78.8 50 30.4 21.2-41.5
25,000-39,999 159 107 71.3 61.2-79.6 52 28.7 20.4-38.8
40,000 or more 398 269 70.3 64.4-75.6 129 29.7 24.4-35.6
WIC recipient
No 622 417 69.3 64.4-73.7 205 30.7 26.3-35.6
Yes 556 363 71.0 65.8-75.7 193 29.0 24.3-34.2
Medicaid recipient
No 558 378 71.0 66.0-75.5 180 29.0 24.5-34.0
Yes 631 410 69.5 64.5-74.1 221 30.5 25.9-35.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 633 391 61.9 58.1-65.5 242 38.1 34.5-41.9
2500+ grams 556 397 71.3 67.3-74.9 159 28.7 25.1-32.7

#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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