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2018 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? A HEALTH CARE WORKER CHECKED ME FOR DIABETES1

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond2
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 910 707 77.2 73.8-80.3 203 22.8 19.7-26.2
Age
< 25 years 214 172 79.1 71.7-85.0 42 20.9 15.0-28.3
25-34 years 514 405 78.3 73.8-82.2 109 21.7 17.8-26.2
35+ years 182 130 71.6 63.3-78.7 52 28.4 21.3-36.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 496 410 83.5 79.6-86.9 86 16.5 13.1-20.4
Non-Hispanic Black 161 122 73.5 63.8-81.4 39 26.5 18.6-36.2
Non-Hispanic Other 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 163 103 61.0 52.3-69.0 60 39.0 31.0-47.7
Education
< High School 115 *** *** *** *** *** ***
High School 201 152 75.9 68.2-82.2 49 24.1 17.8-31.8
> High School 593 480 80.2 76.1-83.8 113 19.8 16.2-23.9
Marital Status
Married 582 473 82.1 78.4-85.4 109 17.9 14.6-21.6
Other 328 234 69.5 62.9-75.4 94 30.5 24.6-37.1
Medicaid recipient
No 503 395 78.6 74.3-82.3 108 21.4 17.7-25.7
Yes 407 312 75.7 70.0-80.6 95 24.3 19.4-30.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 290 223 77.0 71.7-81.5 67 23.0 18.5-28.3
2500+ grams 620 484 77.3 73.5-80.6 136 22.7 19.4-26.5

1Asked of all mothers.
2Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards.
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.
The overall weighted response rate in 2018 was 53%.

This page was generated on 10OCT19

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