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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? 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 1012 917 94.6 92.7-96.0 95 5.4 4.0- 7.3
Age
< 20 years 96 86 94.2 85.6-97.8 10 5.8 2.2-14.4
20-24 years 249 230 95.4 91.0-97.7 19 4.6 2.3- 9.0
25-34 years 514 461 93.9 90.9-95.9 53 6.1 4.1- 9.1
35+ years 153 140 96.3 90.8-98.6 13 3.7 1.4- 9.2
Race
White 726 663 95.1 92.9-96.6 63 4.9 3.4- 7.1
Black 247 217 92.6 87.1-95.9 30 7.4 4.1-12.9
Other 39 37 95.9 79.0-99.3 2 4.1 0.7-21.0
Hispanic origin
Yes 127 123 98.4 92.9-99.7 4 1.6 0.3- 7.1
No 885 794 93.9 91.7-95.5 91 6.1 4.5- 8.3
Education
< High School 197 179 94.4 89.3-97.2 18 5.6 2.8-10.7
High School 289 262 95.7 92.3-97.7 27 4.3 2.3- 7.7
> High School 524 474 94.1 91.2-96.1 50 5.9 3.9- 8.8
Marital Status
Married 644 591 95.7 93.6-97.2 53 4.3 2.8- 6.4
Other 368 326 92.6 88.5-95.4 42 7.4 4.6-11.5
Income
14,999 or less 296 264 92.0 87.1-95.1 32 8.0 4.9-12.9
15,000-24,999 156 141 95.1 89.3-97.8 15 4.9 2.2-10.7
25,000-49,999 175 163 95.2 89.5-97.9 12 4.8 2.1-10.5
50,000 or more 294 266 95.7 92.4-97.6 28 4.3 2.4- 7.6
WIC recipient
No 552 502 95.7 93.3-97.2 50 4.3 2.8- 6.7
Yes 454 409 93.3 89.8-95.6 45 6.7 4.4-10.2
Medicaid recipient
No 470 433 95.7 93.0-97.4 37 4.3 2.6- 7.0
Yes 542 484 93.7 90.7-95.7 58 6.3 4.3- 9.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 457 386 84.4 80.8-87.4 71 15.6 12.6-19.2
2500+ grams 555 531 95.5 93.4-97.0 24 4.5 3.0- 6.6

~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.

This page was generated on 25JUN07

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