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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

PROBLEMS WITH THE PLACENTA (SUCH AS ABRUPTIO PLACENTAE, PLACENTA PREVIA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1355 1275 95.7 94.4-96.7 80 4.3 3.3- 5.6
Age
< 20 years 146 136 96.0 91.3-98.2 10 4.0 1.8- 8.7
20-24 years 322 306 95.1 91.6-97.2 16 4.9 2.8- 8.4
25-34 years 678 634 95.9 94.0-97.2 44 4.1 2.8- 6.0
35+ years 209 199 95.7 91.4-97.9 10 4.3 2.1- 8.6
Race
White 956 909 96.6 95.1-97.6 47 3.4 2.4- 4.9
Black 331 303 93.2 89.3-95.7 28 6.8 4.3-10.7
Other 68 63 93.9 82.7-98.0 5 6.1 2.0-17.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 182 176 97.0 92.7-98.8 6 3.0 1.2- 7.3
No 1172 1098 95.5 94.0-96.6 74 4.5 3.4- 6.0
Education
< High School 261 244 95.8 92.3-97.7 17 4.2 2.3- 7.7
High School 372 351 95.6 92.6-97.5 21 4.4 2.5- 7.4
> High School 718 676 95.7 93.8-97.0 42 4.3 3.0- 6.2
Marital Status
Married 825 783 96.3 94.7-97.5 42 3.7 2.5- 5.3
Other 530 492 94.8 92.3-96.5 38 5.2 3.5- 7.7
Income
14,999 or less 375 350 95.5 92.6-97.2 25 4.5 2.8- 7.4
15,000-24,999 172 163 94.7 89.2-97.4 9 5.3 2.6-10.8
25,000-49,999 265 252 97.3 94.4-98.7 13 2.7 1.3- 5.6
50,000 or more 438 419 96.6 94.3-98.0 19 3.4 2.0- 5.7
WIC recipient
No 737 697 95.7 93.8-97.1 40 4.3 2.9- 6.2
Yes 613 573 95.6 93.5-97.1 40 4.4 2.9- 6.5
Medicaid recipient
No 634 602 96.5 94.6-97.7 32 3.5 2.3- 5.4
Yes 721 673 95.0 93.0-96.5 48 5.0 3.5- 7.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 442 396 89.5 86.3-92.0 46 10.5 8.0-13.7
2500+ grams 913 879 96.2 94.8-97.3 34 3.8 2.7- 5.2

#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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