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2011 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 956 870 93.9 92.1-95.4 86 6.1 4.6- 7.9
Age
< 20 years 68 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 236 213 93.7 89.2-96.4 23 6.3 3.6-10.8
25-34 years 505 462 93.8 91.1-95.7 43 6.2 4.3- 8.9
35+ years 147 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 470 93.3 90.7-95.2 56 6.7 4.8- 9.3
Non-Hispanic Black 244 224 93.7 88.9-96.5 20 6.3 3.5-11.1
Non-Hispanic Other 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 122 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 169 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 192 *** *** *** *** *** ***
> High School 594 531 92.8 90.2-94.7 63 7.2 5.3- 9.8
Marital Status
Married 565 511 94.0 91.6-95.7 54 6.0 4.3- 8.4
Other 390 358 93.8 90.4-96.1 32 6.2 3.9- 9.6
WIC recipient
No 468 421 94.2 91.8-96.0 47 5.8 4.0- 8.2
Yes 485 446 93.6 90.6-95.7 39 6.4 4.3- 9.4
Medicaid recipient
No 410 366 92.8 89.6-95.0 44 7.2 5.0-10.4
Yes 546 504 94.7 92.2-96.5 42 5.3 3.5- 7.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 324 273 84.8 80.5-88.3 51 15.2 11.7-19.5
2500+ grams 632 597 94.7 92.7-96.2 35 5.3 3.8- 7.3

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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