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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of the following problems during your most recent pregnancy: PROBLEMS WITH PLACENTA

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1156 1047 93.4 91.6-94.8 109 6.6 5.2- 8.4
Age
< 20 years 117 110 92.1 83.2-96.5 7 7.9 3.5-16.8
20-24 years 265 243 94.8 91.3-96.9 22 5.2 3.1- 8.7
25-34 years 595 540 93.3 90.7-95.2 55 6.7 4.8- 9.3
35+ years 179 154 92.1 86.9-95.3 25 7.9 4.7-13.1
Race
White 837 756 93.1 91.0-94.8 81 6.9 5.2- 9.0
Black 265 240 93.6 89.2-96.3 25 6.4 3.7-10.8
Other 54 51 96.2 84.5-99.2 3 3.8 0.8-15.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 133 93.3 87.2-96.6 14 6.7 3.4-12.8
No 1009 914 93.4 91.5-94.9 95 6.6 5.1- 8.5
Education
< High School 194 174 93.7 88.7-96.6 20 6.3 3.4-11.3
High School 321 294 93.5 89.7-95.9 27 6.5 4.1-10.3
> High School 637 576 93.2 90.7-95.0 61 6.8 5.0- 9.3
Marital Status
Married 711 640 93.3 91.1-95.0 71 6.7 5.0- 8.9
Other 445 407 93.4 90.2-95.6 38 6.6 4.4- 9.8
Income
14,999 or less 212 196 93.4 88.1-96.4 16 6.6 3.6-11.9
15,000-24,999 271 243 92.8 88.6-95.5 28 7.2 4.5-11.4
25,000-49,999 235 209 91.5 86.6-94.7 26 8.5 5.3-13.4
50,000 or more 378 345 94.4 91.5-96.4 33 5.6 3.6- 8.5
WIC recipient
No 615 558 93.8 91.4-95.5 57 6.2 4.5- 8.6
Yes 539 487 92.9 90.1-95.0 52 7.1 5.0- 9.9
Medicaid recipient
No 577 519 93.2 90.6-95.1 58 6.8 4.9- 9.4
Yes 579 528 93.5 90.9-95.4 51 6.5 4.6- 9.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 394 330 84.4 80.5-87.6 64 15.6 12.4-19.5
2500+ grams 762 717 94.1 92.2-95.6 45 5.9 4.4- 7.8

~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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