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2005 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 1011 974 97.8 96.4-98.7 37 2.2 1.3- 3.6
Age
< 20 years 96 91 93.6 83.2-97.7 5 6.4 2.3-16.8
20-24 years 250 240 98.0 94.7-99.3 10 2.0 0.7- 5.3
25-34 years 511 494 98.1 96.0-99.1 17 1.9 0.9- 4.0
35+ years 154 149 99.5 98.7-99.8 5 0.5 0.2- 1.3
Race
White 728 707 98.2 96.5-99.1 21 1.8 0.9- 3.5
Black 245 232 97.9 94.6-99.2 13 2.1 0.8- 5.4
Other 38 35 90.1 69.7-97.3 3 9.9 2.7-30.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 128 127 99.9 99.4- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
No 883 847 97.4 95.7-98.5 36 2.6 1.5- 4.3
Education
< High School 198 187 95.9 91.0-98.2 11 4.1 1.8- 9.0
High School 290 285 98.2 94.0-99.5 5 1.8 0.5- 6.0
> High School 521 500 98.5 96.9-99.3 21 1.5 0.7- 3.1
Marital Status
Married 645 622 98.2 96.5-99.1 23 1.8 0.9- 3.5
Other 366 352 97.2 94.0-98.7 14 2.8 1.3- 6.0
Income
14,999 or less 295 281 96.1 92.1-98.1 14 3.9 1.9- 7.9
15,000-24,999 155 153 98.5 91.2-99.8 2 1.5 0.2- 8.8
25,000-49,999 177 173 98.7 93.8-99.7 4 1.3 0.3- 6.2
50,000 or more 293 279 98.8 97.0-99.5 14 1.2 0.5- 3.0
WIC recipient
No 552 531 98.5 96.8-99.3 21 1.5 0.7- 3.2
Yes 453 438 97.0 94.2-98.5 15 3.0 1.5- 5.8
Medicaid recipient
No 469 452 98.5 96.7-99.3 17 1.5 0.7- 3.3
Yes 542 522 97.2 94.8-98.6 20 2.8 1.4- 5.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 458 430 94.0 91.4-95.8 28 6.0 4.2- 8.6
2500+ grams 553 544 98.2 96.5-99.0 9 1.8 1.0- 3.5

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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