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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results


Before you got pregnant with your new baby, did a doctor, nurse or other health care worker tell you that you had any of the following health conditions? HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE OR HYPERTENSION

N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 606 560 93.7 91.0-95.6 46 6.3 4.4- 9.0

~ For 2012, NC PRAMS only collected data on May through December births. Additionally, the overall weighted response rate was 51%.

~ Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do not meet statistical reliability standards.

Note: Note: The 2012 PRAMS data processed using a new data entry/pocessing sytem.

#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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