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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

At any time during the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby, did you do any of the following things? I VISITED A HEALTH CARE WORKER TO BE CHECKED OR TREATED FOR DIABETES

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 967 909 94.2 92.1-95.7 58 5.8 4.3- 7.9
Age
< 20 years 84 74 88.0 76.8-94.2 10 12.0 5.8-23.2
20-24 years 221 207 95.0 90.5-97.5 14 5.0 2.5- 9.5
25-34 years 504 484 95.7 93.1-97.4 20 4.3 2.6- 6.9
35+ years 158 144 91.9 84.9-95.8 14 8.1 4.2-15.1
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 595 578 96.9 94.7-98.3 17 3.1 1.7- 5.3
Non-Hispanic Black 202 173 86.8 80.2-91.5 29 13.2 8.5-19.8
Non-Hispanic Other 50 45 90.5 76.3-96.6 5 9.5 3.4-23.7
Latina 114 108 95.9 89.0-98.5 6 4.1 1.5-11.0
Education
< High School 154 139 91.2 83.8-95.4 15 8.8 4.6-16.2
High School 249 232 94.0 89.7-96.6 17 6.0 3.4-10.3
> High School 561 537 95.7 93.3-97.3 24 4.3 2.7- 6.7
Marital Status
Married 618 590 95.4 93.0-97.0 28 4.6 3.0- 7.0
Other 349 319 92.5 88.4-95.2 30 7.5 4.8-11.6
WIC recipient
No 524 502 96.1 93.7-97.7 22 3.9 2.3- 6.3
Yes 436 400 92.2 88.6-94.7 36 7.8 5.3-11.4
Medicaid recipient
No 474 459 96.6 93.9-98.1 15 3.4 1.9- 6.1
Yes 493 450 92.3 89.1-94.7 43 7.7 5.3-10.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 324 298 91.2 87.4-93.9 26 8.8 6.1-12.6
2500+ grams 643 611 94.5 92.2-96.1 32 5.5 3.9- 7.8

~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.

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