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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? HIGH BLOOD SUGAR (DIABETES) THAT STARTED BEFORE THIS PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1016 983 96.7 95.0-97.9 33 3.3 2.1- 5.0
Age
< 20 years 97 96 99.8 99.0- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.0
20-24 years 250 244 95.9 90.8-98.2 6 4.1 1.8- 9.2
25-34 years 514 500 97.9 95.5-99.0 14 2.1 1.0- 4.5
35+ years 155 143 91.9 84.2-96.1 12 8.1 3.9-15.8
Race
White 729 705 96.8 94.7-98.1 24 3.2 1.9- 5.3
Black 248 240 95.9 90.5-98.3 8 4.1 1.7- 9.5
Other 39 38 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 129 120 94.6 87.6-97.7 9 5.4 2.3-12.4
No 887 863 97.2 95.3-98.3 24 2.8 1.7- 4.7
Education
< High School 198 184 92.6 86.6-96.1 14 7.4 3.9-13.4
High School 291 283 97.0 92.7-98.8 8 3.0 1.2- 7.3
> High School 525 514 98.5 96.4-99.3 11 1.5 0.7- 3.6
Marital Status
Married 647 628 97.3 95.2-98.5 19 2.7 1.5- 4.8
Other 369 355 95.7 91.9-97.8 14 4.3 2.2- 8.1
Income
14,999 or less 297 280 92.9 87.8-96.0 17 7.1 4.0-12.2
15,000-24,999 156 150 96.1 89.7-98.6 6 3.9 1.4-10.3
25,000-49,999 178 172 97.8 93.1-99.3 6 2.2 0.7- 6.9
50,000 or more 294 293 99.9 99.6- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
WIC recipient
No 555 545 99.0 97.3-99.7 10 1.0 0.3- 2.7
Yes 455 432 93.9 90.2-96.2 23 6.1 3.8- 9.8
Medicaid recipient
No 472 464 98.8 96.8-99.6 8 1.2 0.4- 3.2
Yes 544 519 94.9 91.8-96.9 25 5.1 3.1- 8.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 460 443 96.2 94.0-97.6 17 3.8 2.4- 6.0
2500+ grams 556 540 96.8 94.8-98.0 16 3.2 2.0- 5.2

~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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