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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Overnight Hospitalization Stay During Pregnancy*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1279 993 86.3 84.2-88.2 286 13.7 11.8-15.8
Age
< 20 years 135 94 80.9 72.6-87.2 41 19.1 12.8-27.4
20-24 years 302 238 86.1 81.4-89.8 64 13.9 10.2-18.6
25-34 years 643 504 86.9 83.9-89.4 139 13.1 10.6-16.1
35+ years 199 157 88.4 83.1-92.2 42 11.6 7.8-16.9
Race
White 892 712 87.3 84.8-89.4 180 12.7 10.6-15.2
Black 324 231 82.7 77.8-86.7 93 17.3 13.3-22.2
Other 63 50 88.9 77.5-94.9 13 11.1 5.1-22.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 160 133 90.3 84.7-94.1 27 9.7 5.9-15.3
No 1118 859 85.6 83.3-87.7 259 14.4 12.3-16.7
Education
< High School 236 181 85.1 79.6-89.4 55 14.9 10.6-20.4
High School 351 276 87.3 83.1-90.5 75 12.7 9.5-16.9
> High School 689 533 86.2 83.3-88.7 156 13.8 11.3-16.7
Marital Status
Married 775 618 87.8 85.2-90.0 157 12.2 10.0-14.8
Other 504 375 84.1 80.3-87.2 129 15.9 12.8-19.7
Income
14,999 or less 349 258 83.0 78.2-86.9 91 17.0 13.1-21.8
15,000-24,999 163 130 88.6 82.5-92.7 33 11.4 7.3-17.5
25,000-49,999 250 202 83.8 78.2-88.2 48 16.2 11.8-21.8
50,000 or more 417 334 90.3 87.2-92.7 83 9.7 7.3-12.8
WIC recipient
No 693 547 87.6 84.8-89.9 146 12.4 10.1-15.2
Yes 582 443 84.8 81.4-87.7 139 15.2 12.3-18.6
Medicaid recipient
No 598 479 88.1 85.2-90.5 119 11.9 9.5-14.8
Yes 681 514 84.8 81.6-87.5 167 15.2 12.5-18.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 435 239 55.4 50.7-59.9 196 44.6 40.1-49.3
2500+ grams 844 754 89.2 86.9-91.2 90 10.8 8.8-13.1

#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 20MAY10

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