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2008 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 1366 1214 89.2 87.2-91.0 152 10.8 9.0-12.8
Age
< 20 years 148 135 93.5 87.5-96.7 13 6.5 3.3-12.5
20-24 years 323 299 92.7 88.5-95.4 24 7.3 4.6-11.5
25-34 years 684 597 87.5 84.4-90.0 87 12.5 10.0-15.6
35+ years 211 183 86.2 80.1-90.7 28 13.8 9.3-19.9
Race
White 964 863 89.5 87.2-91.5 101 10.5 8.5-12.8
Black 334 292 87.4 82.5-91.1 42 12.6 8.9-17.5
Other 68 59 93.3 84.6-97.2 9 6.7 2.8-15.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 186 165 89.5 83.5-93.5 21 10.5 6.5-16.5
No 1179 1048 89.2 87.0-91.0 131 10.8 9.0-13.0
Education
< High School 262 229 86.9 81.4-90.9 33 13.1 9.1-18.6
High School 377 336 89.8 85.7-92.8 41 10.2 7.2-14.3
> High School 723 646 90.0 87.4-92.1 77 10.0 7.9-12.6
Marital Status
Married 831 738 89.4 86.8-91.5 93 10.6 8.5-13.2
Other 535 476 89.0 85.6-91.7 59 11.0 8.3-14.4
Income
14,999 or less 376 326 86.9 82.3-90.4 50 13.1 9.6-17.7
15,000-24,999 175 157 91.5 85.8-95.1 18 8.5 4.9-14.2
25,000-49,999 265 236 90.5 85.9-93.7 29 9.5 6.3-14.1
50,000 or more 441 398 89.8 86.2-92.5 43 10.2 7.5-13.8
WIC recipient
No 740 666 89.9 87.2-92.1 74 10.1 7.9-12.8
Yes 620 543 88.6 85.5-91.2 77 11.4 8.8-14.5
Medicaid recipient
No 637 567 88.8 85.8-91.2 70 11.2 8.8-14.2
Yes 729 647 89.6 86.8-91.9 82 10.4 8.1-13.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 396 87.8 84.4-90.5 54 12.2 9.5-15.6
2500+ grams 916 818 89.4 87.2-91.2 98 10.6 8.8-12.8

#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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