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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

HIGH BLOOD SUGAR (DIABETES) THAT STARTED DURING THIS PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1659 1481 90.6 88.6-92.2 178 9.4 7.8-11.4
Age
< 20 years 196 177 92.1 85.7-95.7 19 7.9 4.3-14.3
20-24 years 395 376 96.7 93.8-98.3 19 3.3 1.7- 6.2
25-34 years 838 744 89.2 86.2-91.5 94 10.8 8.5-13.8
35+ years 230 184 82.3 75.3-87.7 46 17.7 12.3-24.7
Race
White 1143 1023 90.9 88.7-92.7 120 9.1 7.3-11.3
Black 444 396 89.5 84.9-92.9 48 10.5 7.1-15.1
Other 72 62 90.2 77.1-96.2 10 9.8 3.8-22.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 208 184 89.8 84.0-93.6 24 10.2 6.4-16.0
No 1448 1294 90.7 88.6-92.4 154 9.3 7.6-11.4
Education
< High School 329 298 91.6 87.0-94.6 31 8.4 5.4-13.0
High School 454 407 91.5 87.7-94.2 47 8.5 5.8-12.3
> High School 870 772 89.8 87.0-92.0 98 10.2 8.0-13.0
Marital Status
Married 1010 897 90.1 87.6-92.1 113 9.9 7.9-12.4
Other 649 584 91.2 88.0-93.6 65 8.8 6.4-12.0
Income
14,999 or less 446 405 91.5 87.5-94.2 41 8.5 5.8-12.5
15,000-24,999 257 231 91.2 85.6-94.8 26 8.8 5.2-14.4
25,000-49,999 306 274 92.4 87.8-95.3 32 7.6 4.7-12.2
50,000 or more 541 478 89.5 86.0-92.3 63 10.5 7.7-14.0
WIC recipient
No 947 851 91.8 89.4-93.7 96 8.2 6.3-10.6
Yes 700 619 89.1 85.8-91.7 81 10.9 8.3-14.2
Medicaid recipient
No 788 702 90.4 87.5-92.6 86 9.6 7.4-12.5
Yes 871 779 90.7 88.0-92.9 92 9.3 7.1-12.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 765 669 87.4 84.9-89.6 96 12.6 10.4-15.1
2500+ grams 894 812 90.8 88.7-92.6 82 9.2 7.4-11.3

#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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