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2006 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 DURING THIS PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1336 1208 90.9 88.7-92.7 128 9.1 7.3-11.3
Age
< 20 years 132 121 90.0 80.8-95.1 11 10.0 4.9-19.2
20-24 years 296 276 92.0 86.6-95.4 20 8.0 4.6-13.4
25-34 years 688 622 90.9 87.8-93.3 66 9.1 6.7-12.2
35+ years 220 189 89.9 83.5-94.0 31 10.1 6.0-16.5
Race
White 974 881 91.2 88.6-93.2 93 8.8 6.8-11.4
Black 285 262 92.4 87.0-95.7 23 7.6 4.3-13.0
Other 77 65 80.3 65.7-89.6 12 19.7 10.4-34.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 174 149 87.8 80.4-92.7 25 12.2 7.3-19.6
No 1162 1059 91.5 89.1-93.4 103 8.5 6.6-10.9
Education
< High School 212 182 83.5 75.5-89.2 30 16.5 10.8-24.5
High School 403 365 92.8 88.9-95.3 38 7.2 4.7-11.1
> High School 719 660 92.9 90.2-94.8 59 7.1 5.2- 9.8
Marital Status
Married 881 797 92.0 89.6-93.9 84 8.0 6.1-10.4
Other 455 411 89.3 84.7-92.6 44 10.7 7.4-15.3
Income
14,999 or less 348 318 91.4 86.4-94.6 30 8.6 5.4-13.6
15,000-24,999 176 153 86.3 78.4-91.6 23 13.7 8.4-21.6
25,000-49,999 261 235 92.4 87.8-95.4 26 7.6 4.6-12.2
50,000 or more 439 406 94.2 91.1-96.3 33 5.8 3.7- 8.9
WIC recipient
No 755 689 92.3 89.6-94.4 66 7.7 5.6-10.4
Yes 577 515 89.3 85.5-92.2 62 10.7 7.8-14.5
Medicaid recipient
No 672 615 93.4 90.8-95.3 57 6.6 4.7- 9.2
Yes 664 593 88.8 85.1-91.6 71 11.2 8.4-14.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 592 527 89.1 86.3-91.5 65 10.9 8.5-13.7
2500+ grams 744 681 91.1 88.6-93.0 63 8.9 7.0-11.4

~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.

This page was generated on 01MAY08

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