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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

High Blood Sugar (Diabetes) that started before this pregnancy

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1505 1454 97.1 95.9-98.0 51 2.9 2.0- 4.1
Age
18-19 years 117 114 96.9 89.1-99.2 3 3.1 0.8-10.9
20-24 years 403 389 97.5 94.8-98.8 14 2.5 1.2- 5.2
25-34 years 796 775 98.0 96.4-98.9 21 2.0 1.1- 3.6
35-44 years 189 176 92.5 85.9-96.1 13 7.5 3.9-14.1
Race
White 1039 1013 97.8 96.4-98.6 26 2.2 1.4- 3.6
Black 402 380 95.5 91.8-97.5 22 4.5 2.5- 8.2
Other 64 61 95.0 82.9-98.6 3 5.0 1.4-17.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 166 160 97.7 92.9-99.3 6 2.3 0.7- 7.1
No 1339 1294 97.0 95.7-98.0 45 3.0 2.0- 4.3
Education
< High School 268 258 97.5 94.2-99.0 10 2.5 1.0- 5.8
High School 445 428 96.1 93.0-97.8 17 3.9 2.2- 7.0
> High School 789 765 97.6 95.9-98.6 24 2.4 1.4- 4.1
Marital Status
Married 946 914 96.8 95.1-97.9 32 3.2 2.1- 4.9
Other 559 540 97.6 95.4-98.8 19 2.4 1.2- 4.6
Income
14,999 or less 442 420 95.8 92.7-97.6 22 4.2 2.4- 7.3
15,000-24,999 232 224 96.5 91.8-98.5 8 3.5 1.5- 8.2
25,000-49,999 314 306 97.9 95.1-99.1 8 2.1 0.9- 4.9
50,000 or more 411 402 98.7 96.7-99.5 9 1.3 0.5- 3.3
WIC recipient
No 778 761 98.2 96.8-99.0 17 1.8 1.0- 3.2
Yes 722 688 96.0 93.7-97.5 34 4.0 2.5- 6.3
Medicaid recipient
No 709 691 97.7 95.9-98.7 18 2.3 1.3- 4.1
Yes 796 763 96.6 94.7-97.9 33 3.4 2.1- 5.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 667 638 95.2 93.2-96.7 29 4.8 3.3- 6.8
2500+ grams 838 816 97.3 95.9-98.2 22 2.7 1.8- 4.1

#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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