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2003 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 1130 792 79.9 76.8-82.8 338 20.1 17.2-23.2
Age
< 20 years 132 97 81.5 70.6-88.9 35 18.5 11.1-29.4
20-24 years 316 217 76.6 70.0-82.2 99 23.4 17.8-30.0
25-34 years 541 379 80.5 76.0-84.4 162 19.5 15.6-24.0
35+ years 141 99 84.3 75.3-90.4 42 15.7 9.6-24.7
Race
White 762 557 82.3 78.6-85.4 205 17.7 14.6-21.4
Black 324 203 72.9 65.4-79.3 121 27.1 20.7-34.6
Other 44 32 75.3 55.2-88.3 12 24.7 11.7-44.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 117 93 81.9 71.9-88.9 24 18.1 11.1-28.1
No 1012 698 79.6 76.2-82.6 314 20.4 17.4-23.8
Education
< High School 268 200 79.5 72.4-85.1 68 20.5 14.9-27.6
High School 352 234 77.6 71.5-82.7 118 22.4 17.3-28.5
> High School 508 356 82.0 77.5-85.7 152 18.0 14.3-22.5
Marital Status
Married 683 495 83.7 80.0-86.8 188 16.3 13.2-20.0
Other 447 297 73.8 67.9-79.0 150 26.2 21.0-32.1
Income
15,999 or less 336 236 78.2 71.9-83.5 100 21.8 16.5-28.1
16,000-24,999 151 106 80.5 71.5-87.2 45 19.5 12.8-28.5
25,000-39,999 165 113 77.8 68.4-85.0 52 22.2 15.0-31.6
40,000 or more 352 253 84.4 79.2-88.4 99 15.6 11.6-20.8
WIC recipient
No 558 394 83.9 79.9-87.3 164 16.1 12.7-20.1
Yes 563 391 76.2 71.3-80.6 172 23.8 19.4-28.7
Medicaid recipient
No 511 357 82.8 78.4-86.4 154 17.2 13.6-21.6
Yes 619 435 77.6 73.0-81.7 184 22.4 18.3-27.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 615 366 59.9 56.1-63.6 249 40.1 36.4-43.9
2500+ grams 515 426 82.4 78.8-85.5 89 17.6 14.5-21.2

#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.

This page was generated on 22MAR05

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