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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? PROBLEMS WITH THE PLACENTA (SUCH AS ABRUPTIO PLACENTAE, PLACENTA PREVIA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1518 1367 93.7 92.1-94.9 151 6.3 5.1- 7.9
Age
< 20 years 196 185 95.0 89.1-97.8 11 5.0 2.2-10.9
20-24 years 395 359 95.8 93.0-97.5 36 4.2 2.5- 7.0
25-34 years 742 658 92.6 90.1-94.5 84 7.4 5.5- 9.9
35+ years 185 165 92.1 86.2-95.6 20 7.9 4.4-13.8
Race
White 1042 936 92.9 90.9-94.5 106 7.1 5.5- 9.1
Black 402 361 95.7 92.7-97.5 41 4.3 2.5- 7.3
Other 74 70 95.2 84.5-98.6 4 4.8 1.4-15.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 155 140 93.9 88.0-97.0 15 6.1 3.0-12.0
No 1363 1227 93.6 91.9-95.0 136 6.4 5.0- 8.1
Education
< High School 339 316 96.5 93.6-98.1 23 3.5 1.9- 6.4
High School 431 383 93.7 90.4-95.9 48 6.3 4.1- 9.6
> High School 745 665 92.2 89.6-94.2 80 7.8 5.8-10.4
Marital Status
Married 964 866 93.4 91.4-95.0 98 6.6 5.0- 8.6
Other 554 501 94.2 91.3-96.2 53 5.8 3.8- 8.7
Income
15,999 or less 446 411 96.2 93.6-97.8 35 3.8 2.2- 6.4
16,000-24,999 167 147 96.9 93.7-98.5 20 3.1 1.5- 6.3
25,000-39,999 207 180 92.0 86.4-95.4 27 8.0 4.6-13.6
40,000 or more 547 494 91.7 88.5-94.0 53 8.3 6.0-11.5
WIC recipient
No 824 745 93.0 90.7-94.8 79 7.0 5.2- 9.3
Yes 684 613 94.6 92.3-96.2 71 5.4 3.8- 7.7
Medicaid recipient
No 746 675 92.6 90.1-94.5 71 7.4 5.5- 9.9
Yes 772 692 94.8 92.7-96.3 80 5.2 3.7- 7.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 675 572 84.7 81.9-87.2 103 15.3 12.8-18.1
2500+ grams 843 795 94.4 92.7-95.8 48 5.6 4.2- 7.3

#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 20JUL04

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