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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? CERVIX HAD TO BE SEWN SHUT (INCOMPETENT CERVIX, CERCLAGE)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1548 1491 97.8 96.8-98.5 57 2.2 1.5- 3.2
Age
< 20 years 163 159 98.4 92.7-99.7 4 1.6 0.3- 7.3
20-24 years 401 386 97.5 94.8-98.8 15 2.5 1.2- 5.2
25-34 years 795 764 98.0 96.5-98.9 31 2.0 1.1- 3.5
35+ years 189 182 97.2 92.6-98.9 7 2.8 1.1- 7.4
Race
White 1067 1039 98.8 97.8-99.3 28 1.2 0.7- 2.2
Black 418 391 94.7 91.0-97.0 27 5.3 3.0- 9.0
Other 63 61 97.2 85.2-99.5 2 2.8 0.5-14.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 167 164 98.7 95.2-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.8
No 1381 1327 97.7 96.5-98.5 54 2.3 1.5- 3.5
Education
< High School 309 298 97.5 94.3-98.9 11 2.5 1.1- 5.7
High School 446 432 97.6 94.9-98.9 14 2.4 1.1- 5.1
> High School 790 758 98.1 96.8-98.9 32 1.9 1.1- 3.2
Marital Status
Married 956 921 98.0 96.8-98.8 35 2.0 1.2- 3.2
Other 592 570 97.5 95.3-98.7 22 2.5 1.3- 4.7
Income
14,999 or less 458 445 97.2 94.6-98.6 13 2.8 1.4- 5.4
15,000-24,999 241 234 97.8 93.5-99.3 7 2.2 0.7- 6.5
25,000-49,999 317 302 98.4 96.4-99.3 15 1.6 0.7- 3.6
50,000 or more 417 400 98.1 96.1-99.1 17 1.9 0.9- 3.9
WIC recipient
No 785 756 98.0 96.4-98.9 29 2.0 1.1- 3.6
Yes 757 729 97.6 96.0-98.6 28 2.4 1.4- 4.0
Medicaid recipient
No 714 688 97.8 96.2-98.8 26 2.2 1.2- 3.8
Yes 834 803 97.8 96.2-98.7 31 2.2 1.3- 3.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 693 652 94.3 92.4-95.8 41 5.7 4.2- 7.6
2500+ grams 855 839 98.1 96.9-98.9 16 1.9 1.1- 3.1

#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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