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2011 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 952 857 91.4 89.1-93.2 95 8.6 6.8-10.9
Age
< 20 years 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 235 215 92.7 87.9-95.7 20 7.3 4.3-12.1
25-34 years 499 448 91.9 88.7-94.2 51 8.1 5.8-11.3
35+ years 148 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 520 489 94.5 91.6-96.4 31 5.5 3.6- 8.4
Non-Hispanic Black 246 199 81.4 74.5-86.8 47 18.6 13.2-25.5
Non-Hispanic Other 51 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 124 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 174 149 88.0 81.0-92.7 25 12.0 7.3-19.0
High School 191 168 89.7 83.5-93.8 23 10.3 6.2-16.5
> High School 586 539 93.1 90.4-95.1 47 6.9 4.9- 9.6
Marital Status
Married 558 520 94.3 91.7-96.1 38 5.7 3.9- 8.3
Other 393 337 87.5 83.0-90.9 56 12.5 9.1-17.0
WIC recipient
No 463 428 94.1 91.3-96.1 35 5.9 3.9- 8.7
Yes 484 424 88.8 85.0-91.7 60 11.2 8.3-15.0
Medicaid recipient
No 406 378 94.6 91.6-96.6 28 5.4 3.4- 8.4
Yes 546 479 89.0 85.5-91.7 67 11.0 8.3-14.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 278 85.4 81.1-88.8 47 14.6 11.2-18.9
2500+ grams 627 579 91.9 89.4-93.9 48 8.1 6.1-10.6

~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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