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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of the following problems during your most recent pregnancy: LABOR PAINS MORE THAN 3 WEEKS BEFORE BABY WAS DUE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 973 721 81.3 78.4-83.9 252 18.7 16.1-21.6
Age
< 20 years 84 52 79.7 68.9-87.5 32 20.3 12.5-31.1
20-24 years 222 148 73.5 66.5-79.4 74 26.5 20.6-33.5
25-34 years 505 397 85.4 81.7-88.5 108 14.6 11.5-18.3
35+ years 162 124 81.4 73.2-87.6 38 18.6 12.4-26.8
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 595 448 81.6 77.8-84.8 147 18.4 15.2-22.2
Non-Hispanic Black 205 138 79.2 72.2-84.8 67 20.8 15.2-27.8
Non-Hispanic Other 51 42 84.4 70.0-92.6 9 15.6 7.4-30.0
Latina 116 88 81.6 72.4-88.2 28 18.4 11.8-27.6
Education
< High School 156 102 78.4 70.1-85.0 54 21.6 15.0-29.9
High School 251 167 74.7 68.3-80.1 84 25.3 19.9-31.7
> High School 563 449 85.7 82.2-88.6 114 14.3 11.4-17.8
Marital Status
Married 620 484 84.1 80.7-87.1 136 15.9 12.9-19.3
Other 353 237 77.3 72.0-81.8 116 22.7 18.2-28.0
WIC recipient
No 530 411 83.4 79.5-86.7 119 16.6 13.3-20.5
Yes 439 306 78.9 74.3-82.8 133 21.1 17.2-25.7
Medicaid recipient
No 476 387 86.7 82.9-89.8 89 13.3 10.2-17.1
Yes 497 334 77.0 72.7-80.9 163 23.0 19.1-27.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 173 51.6 46.1-57.0 153 48.4 43.0-53.9
2500+ grams 647 548 83.9 80.7-86.6 99 16.1 13.4-19.3

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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