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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-INFANT

After your baby was born, was he or she put in an intensive care unit?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1155 865 87.5 85.5-89.4 290 12.5 10.6-14.5
Age
< 20 years 118 90 90.1 83.4-94.3 28 9.9 5.7-16.6
20-24 years 266 199 89.6 85.4-92.7 67 10.4 7.3-14.6
25-34 years 593 446 86.8 83.7-89.4 147 13.2 10.6-16.3
35+ years 178 130 84.4 77.6-89.4 48 15.6 10.6-22.4
Race
White 837 638 87.7 85.3-89.9 199 12.3 10.1-14.7
Black 265 193 88.9 84.5-92.1 72 11.1 7.9-15.5
Other 53 34 76.9 62.5-86.9 19 23.1 13.1-37.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 111 83.7 76.0-89.3 34 16.3 10.7-24.0
No 1010 754 88.2 86.2-90.0 256 11.8 10.0-13.8
Education
< High School 195 142 85.1 78.7-89.8 53 14.9 10.2-21.3
High School 318 235 87.3 83.1-90.6 83 12.7 9.4-16.9
> High School 638 484 88.6 85.9-90.8 154 11.4 9.2-14.1
Marital Status
Married 710 540 88.6 86.1-90.7 170 11.4 9.3-13.9
Other 445 325 86.2 82.4-89.2 120 13.8 10.8-17.6
Income
14,999 or less 213 155 86.2 80.4-90.6 58 13.8 9.4-19.6
15,000-24,999 270 209 87.6 82.9-91.1 61 12.4 8.9-17.1
25,000-49,999 235 167 86.0 80.8-90.0 68 14.0 10.0-19.2
50,000 or more 378 294 90.3 87.1-92.8 84 9.7 7.2-12.9
WIC recipient
No 619 467 88.4 85.7-90.7 152 11.6 9.3-14.3
Yes 534 397 86.8 83.5-89.6 137 13.2 10.4-16.5
Medicaid recipient
No 574 443 88.6 85.7-91.0 131 11.4 9.0-14.3
Yes 581 422 86.6 83.5-89.2 159 13.4 10.8-16.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 398 173 44.9 40.1-49.8 225 55.1 50.2-59.9
2500+ grams 757 692 91.3 89.0-93.2 65 8.7 6.8-11.0

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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