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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 WENT TO THE HOSPITAL AND STAYED MORE THAN 7 DAYS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 888 788 95.7 93.9-97.0 100 4.3 3.0- 6.1
Age
< 20 years 93 88 96.6 85.5-99.3 5 3.4 0.7-14.5
20-24 years 198 173 96.2 93.5-97.8 25 3.8 2.2- 6.5
25-34 years 456 409 95.7 92.8-97.4 47 4.3 2.6- 7.2
35+ years 141 118 94.1 87.3-97.3 23 5.9 2.7-12.7
Race
White 631 565 96.9 95.5-97.9 66 3.1 2.1- 4.5
Black 214 184 93.6 88.4-96.6 30 6.4 3.4-11.6
Other 43 39 90.0 60.8-98.1 4 10.0 1.9-39.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 103 88 94.8 88.6-97.7 15 5.2 2.3-11.4
No 785 700 95.9 93.9-97.2 85 4.1 2.8- 6.1
Education
< High School 149 130 93.2 86.5-96.7 19 6.8 3.3-13.5
High School 279 250 96.3 93.3-98.0 29 3.7 2.0- 6.7
> High School 459 407 96.5 94.3-97.9 52 3.5 2.1- 5.7
Marital Status
Married 552 489 96.2 94.2-97.6 63 3.8 2.4- 5.8
Other 336 299 95.1 91.7-97.2 37 4.9 2.8- 8.3
Income
14,999 or less 246 219 93.9 88.7-96.8 27 6.1 3.2-11.3
15,000-24,999 116 101 95.4 90.5-97.8 15 4.6 2.2- 9.5
25,000-49,999 171 154 97.2 93.8-98.7 17 2.8 1.3- 6.2
50,000 or more 267 235 95.9 92.1-97.9 32 4.1 2.1- 7.9
WIC recipient
No 483 432 97.4 95.8-98.4 51 2.6 1.6- 4.2
Yes 403 355 94.2 90.9-96.4 48 5.8 3.6- 9.1
Medicaid recipient
No 420 370 96.7 94.6-98.0 50 3.3 2.0- 5.4
Yes 468 418 95.0 92.1-96.9 50 5.0 3.1- 7.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 487 395 80.8 76.9-84.2 92 19.2 15.8-23.1
2500+ grams 401 393 97.7 95.3-98.9 8 2.3 1.1- 4.7

*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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