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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: I HAD TO HAVE A BLOOD TRANSFUSION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1163 1150 99.0 98.2-99.5 13 1.0 0.5- 1.8
Age
< 20 years 119 118 99.8 98.5- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.5
20-24 years 267 263 98.7 95.5-99.6 4 1.3 0.4- 4.5
25-34 years 598 591 98.9 97.7-99.5 7 1.1 0.5- 2.3
35+ years 179 178 99.3 95.2-99.9 1 0.7 0.1- 4.8
Race
White 839 828 99.0 98.0-99.5 11 1.0 0.5- 2.0
Black 270 268 98.9 95.4-99.7 2 1.1 0.3- 4.6
Other 54 54 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 146 99.9 99.1- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.9
No 1016 1004 98.9 97.8-99.4 12 1.1 0.6- 2.2
Education
< High School 197 193 98.8 95.1-99.7 4 1.2 0.3- 4.9
High School 321 320 99.9 99.4- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.6
> High School 641 633 98.6 97.1-99.3 8 1.4 0.7- 2.9
Marital Status
Married 712 703 98.9 97.7-99.4 9 1.1 0.6- 2.3
Other 451 447 99.2 97.4-99.8 4 0.8 0.2- 2.6
Income
14,999 or less 215 212 98.5 94.6-99.6 3 1.5 0.4- 5.4
15,000-24,999 272 269 99.4 97.3-99.9 3 0.6 0.1- 2.7
25,000-49,999 236 234 99.4 97.0-99.9 2 0.6 0.1- 3.0
50,000 or more 379 374 98.6 96.5-99.4 5 1.4 0.6- 3.5
WIC recipient
No 619 611 98.7 97.4-99.4 8 1.3 0.6- 2.6
Yes 542 537 99.3 97.8-99.8 5 0.7 0.2- 2.2
Medicaid recipient
No 578 570 98.6 97.0-99.3 8 1.4 0.7- 3.0
Yes 585 580 99.4 98.1-99.8 5 0.6 0.2- 1.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 399 394 98.6 96.7-99.4 5 1.4 0.6- 3.3
2500+ grams 764 756 99.1 98.1-99.5 8 0.9 0.5- 1.9

~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.

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