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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? I HAD TO HAVE A BLOOD TRANSFUSION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1334 1315 99.6 99.3-99.8 19 0.4 0.2- 0.7
Age
< 20 years 132 130 99.8 99.0-99.9 2 0.2 0.1- 1.0
20-24 years 295 292 99.8 99.4-99.9 3 0.2 0.1- 0.6
25-34 years 687 676 99.5 98.7-99.8 11 0.5 0.2- 1.3
35+ years 220 217 99.7 99.2-99.9 3 0.3 0.1- 0.8
Race
White 975 963 99.6 99.1-99.9 12 0.4 0.1- 0.9
Black 283 276 99.5 98.9-99.8 7 0.5 0.2- 1.1
Other 76 76 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 173 99.8 99.4- 100 2 0.2 0.0- 0.6
No 1159 1142 99.6 99.1-99.8 17 0.4 0.2- 0.9
Education
< High School 212 211 99.8 98.9- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.1
High School 401 391 99.5 99.1-99.7 10 0.5 0.3- 0.9
> High School 719 711 99.6 98.7-99.9 8 0.4 0.1- 1.3
Marital Status
Married 878 868 99.6 98.9-99.9 10 0.4 0.1- 1.1
Other 456 447 99.6 99.3-99.8 9 0.4 0.2- 0.7
Income
14,999 or less 350 345 99.7 99.2-99.9 5 0.3 0.1- 0.8
15,000-24,999 174 169 99.5 98.8-99.8 5 0.5 0.2- 1.2
25,000-49,999 259 256 99.3 96.3-99.9 3 0.7 0.1- 3.7
50,000 or more 439 434 99.8 99.6-99.9 5 0.2 0.1- 0.4
WIC recipient
No 752 738 99.4 98.7-99.8 14 0.6 0.2- 1.3
Yes 578 573 99.9 99.6-99.9 5 0.1 0.1- 0.4
Medicaid recipient
No 671 662 99.6 98.6-99.9 9 0.4 0.1- 1.4
Yes 663 653 99.7 99.4-99.8 10 0.3 0.2- 0.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 590 572 96.9 95.1-98.1 18 3.1 1.9- 4.9
2500+ grams 744 743 99.9 99.1- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9

~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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