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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you any of the following things because of these problems? I STAYED IN BED AT HOME MORE THAN 2 DAYS BECAUSE OF MY DOCTOR'S OR NURSE'S ADVICE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 906 543 65.4 61.0-69.5 363 34.6 30.5-39.0
Age
< 20 years 94 58 68.2 54.8-79.2 36 31.8 20.8-45.2
20-24 years 204 123 67.7 58.6-75.6 81 32.3 24.4-41.4
25-34 years 462 280 65.3 59.2-71.0 182 34.7 29.0-40.8
35+ years 146 82 57.9 46.2-68.7 64 42.1 31.3-53.8
Race
White 645 392 68.6 63.6-73.1 253 31.4 26.9-36.4
Black 216 124 59.1 49.7-67.9 92 40.9 32.1-50.3
Other 45 27 54.4 34.1-73.3 18 45.6 26.7-65.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 106 69 66.5 53.3-77.6 37 33.5 22.4-46.7
No 800 474 65.2 60.6-69.6 326 34.8 30.4-39.4
Education
< High School 150 88 61.5 50.5-71.5 62 38.5 28.5-49.5
High School 285 172 69.4 61.7-76.2 113 30.6 23.8-38.3
> High School 470 282 64.4 58.4-69.9 188 35.6 30.1-41.6
Marital Status
Married 565 333 63.5 58.0-68.6 232 36.5 31.4-42.0
Other 341 210 67.7 60.6-74.1 131 32.3 25.9-39.4
Income
14,999 or less 250 156 67.2 58.6-74.7 94 32.8 25.3-41.4
15,000-24,999 119 73 68.4 56.4-78.4 46 31.6 21.6-43.6
25,000-49,999 180 92 63.0 53.4-71.7 88 37.0 28.3-46.6
50,000 or more 269 171 67.5 59.8-74.4 98 32.5 25.6-40.2
WIC recipient
No 492 308 68.7 62.9-74.0 184 31.3 26.0-37.1
Yes 412 234 62.3 55.7-68.4 178 37.7 31.6-44.3
Medicaid recipient
No 429 255 67.2 61.1-72.7 174 32.8 27.3-38.9
Yes 477 288 64.1 57.9-69.8 189 35.9 30.2-42.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 498 270 55.0 50.5-59.5 228 45.0 40.5-49.5
2500+ grams 408 273 66.8 61.9-71.3 135 33.2 28.7-38.1

*Data in this table are recorded responses to survey question 27. Did you do any of the following things because of these problems?

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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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