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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? I HAD TO HAVE A BLOOD TRANSFUSION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1016 995 99.1 98.1-99.6 21 0.9 0.4- 1.9
Age
< 20 years 96 94 99.5 98.1-99.9 2 0.5 0.1- 1.9
20-24 years 250 243 98.8 95.6-99.7 7 1.2 0.3- 4.4
25-34 years 515 504 98.9 97.1-99.6 11 1.1 0.4- 2.9
35+ years 155 154 99.9 99.3- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.7
Race
White 729 714 98.9 97.6-99.6 15 1.1 0.4- 2.4
Black 248 242 99.4 98.6-99.7 6 0.6 0.3- 1.4
Other 39 39 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 129 128 98.8 92.0-99.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.0
No 887 867 99.1 98.1-99.6 20 0.9 0.4- 1.9
Education
< High School 198 188 96.7 92.3-98.7 10 3.3 1.3- 7.7
High School 291 287 99.8 99.4-99.9 4 0.2 0.1- 0.6
> High School 525 518 99.8 99.6-99.9 7 0.2 0.1- 0.4
Marital Status
Married 647 636 99.2 97.7-99.7 11 0.8 0.3- 2.3
Other 369 359 98.9 97.0-99.6 10 1.1 0.4- 3.0
Income
14,999 or less 296 288 97.6 93.8-99.1 8 2.4 0.9- 6.2
15,000-24,999 157 151 99.2 98.2-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 1.8
25,000-49,999 177 177 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
50,000 or more 294 290 99.8 99.4-99.9 4 0.2 0.1- 0.6
WIC recipient
No 554 543 99.7 99.4-99.8 11 0.3 0.2- 0.6
Yes 456 446 98.3 95.9-99.3 10 1.7 0.7- 4.1
Medicaid recipient
No 471 464 99.8 99.5-99.9 7 0.2 0.1- 0.5
Yes 545 531 98.5 96.5-99.3 14 1.5 0.7- 3.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 459 441 95.9 93.6-97.4 18 4.1 2.6- 6.4
2500+ grams 557 554 99.4 98.0-99.8 3 0.6 0.2- 2.0

~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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