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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: SEVERE NAUSEA, VOMITING OR DEHYDRATION

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 970 700 71.9 68.5-75.2 270 28.1 24.8-31.5
Age
< 20 years 84 45 55.6 42.7-67.8 39 44.4 32.2-57.3
20-24 years 222 147 67.5 60.1-74.2 75 32.5 25.8-39.9
25-34 years 504 390 77.8 73.3-81.7 114 22.2 18.3-26.7
35+ years 160 118 71.3 62.0-79.1 42 28.7 20.9-38.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 594 444 75.2 70.9-79.0 150 24.8 21.0-29.1
Non-Hispanic Black 204 129 60.6 52.2-68.4 75 39.4 31.6-47.8
Non-Hispanic Other 52 38 79.1 63.5-89.1 14 20.9 10.9-36.5
Latina 114 86 74.0 63.6-82.2 28 26.0 17.8-36.4
Education
< High School 153 96 63.3 53.4-72.1 57 36.7 27.9-46.6
High School 252 161 66.7 59.8-73.0 91 33.3 27.0-40.2
> High School 562 442 78.1 74.0-81.8 120 21.9 18.2-26.0
Marital Status
Married 619 473 76.3 72.3-79.9 146 23.7 20.1-27.7
Other 351 227 65.8 59.6-71.4 124 34.2 28.6-40.4
WIC recipient
No 527 401 75.9 71.4-80.0 126 24.1 20.0-28.6
Yes 439 297 68.3 62.9-73.2 142 31.7 26.8-37.1
Medicaid recipient
No 475 377 80.6 76.2-84.3 98 19.4 15.7-23.8
Yes 495 323 65.2 60.1-70.0 172 34.8 30.0-39.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 323 221 66.7 61.3-71.7 102 33.3 28.3-38.7
2500+ grams 647 479 72.4 68.6-75.9 168 27.6 24.1-31.4

~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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