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2007 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 1066 957 96.4 95.1-97.4 109 3.6 2.6- 4.9
Age
< 20 years 142 133 98.5 97.2-99.2 9 1.5 0.8- 2.8
20-24 years 240 219 97.2 94.7-98.6 21 2.8 1.4- 5.3
25-34 years 535 479 95.8 93.4-97.4 56 4.2 2.6- 6.6
35+ years 149 126 94.9 90.1-97.4 23 5.1 2.6- 9.9
Race
White 712 641 96.9 95.5-97.9 71 3.1 2.1- 4.5
Black 314 280 94.6 90.5-97.0 34 5.4 3.0- 9.5
Other 40 36 98.2 95.1-99.4 4 1.8 0.6- 4.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 121 111 98.6 97.3-99.2 10 1.4 0.8- 2.7
No 943 844 96.0 94.5-97.2 99 4.0 2.8- 5.5
Education
< High School 221 205 97.5 94.3-98.9 16 2.5 1.1- 5.7
High School 296 262 96.2 93.4-97.8 34 3.8 2.2- 6.6
> High School 546 487 96.0 93.9-97.5 59 4.0 2.5- 6.1
Marital Status
Married 627 556 96.3 94.6-97.5 71 3.7 2.5- 5.4
Other 439 401 96.6 94.2-98.0 38 3.4 2.0- 5.8
Income
14,999 or less 296 269 96.4 93.2-98.1 27 3.6 1.9- 6.8
15,000-24,999 170 160 97.6 92.7-99.2 10 2.4 0.8- 7.3
25,000-49,999 190 166 95.4 91.4-97.6 24 4.6 2.4- 8.6
50,000 or more 332 291 95.9 93.1-97.5 41 4.1 2.5- 6.9
WIC recipient
No 576 505 95.3 93.1-96.8 71 4.7 3.2- 6.9
Yes 484 446 97.5 95.7-98.6 38 2.5 1.4- 4.3
Medicaid recipient
No 476 419 95.6 93.3-97.1 57 4.4 2.9- 6.7
Yes 590 538 97.0 95.3-98.1 52 3.0 1.9- 4.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 599 499 83.6 80.5-86.3 100 16.4 13.7-19.5
2500+ grams 467 458 98.1 96.4-99.0 9 1.9 1.0- 3.6

*Data in this table are recorded responses to survey question 27: “Did you do any of the following things because of these problems?” in response to problem reported in survey question 26. Mothers that did not report a problem in question 26 are excluded.

#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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