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2005 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 983 950 96.6 94.8-97.8 33 3.4 2.2- 5.2
Age
18-19 years 67 66 99.8 98.4- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.6
20-24 years 250 244 95.9 90.8-98.2 6 4.1 1.8- 9.2
25-34 years 514 500 97.9 95.5-99.0 14 2.1 1.0- 4.5
35-44 years 152 140 91.8 84.0-96.0 12 8.2 4.0-16.0
Race
White 705 681 96.7 94.5-98.0 24 3.3 2.0- 5.5
Black 239 231 95.7 90.1-98.2 8 4.3 1.8- 9.9
Other 39 38 99.6 97.3-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 124 115 94.3 87.0-97.6 9 5.7 2.4-13.0
No 859 835 97.1 95.1-98.2 24 2.9 1.8- 4.9
Education
< High School 168 154 91.3 84.3-95.3 14 8.7 4.7-15.7
High School 290 282 97.0 92.7-98.8 8 3.0 1.2- 7.3
> High School 523 512 98.5 96.4-99.3 11 1.5 0.7- 3.6
Marital Status
Married 642 623 97.3 95.1-98.5 19 2.7 1.5- 4.9
Other 341 327 95.3 91.1-97.6 14 4.7 2.4- 8.9
Income
14,999 or less 284 267 92.6 87.2-95.8 17 7.4 4.2-12.8
15,000-24,999 151 145 96.0 89.3-98.6 6 4.0 1.4-10.7
25,000-49,999 178 172 97.8 93.1-99.3 6 2.2 0.7- 6.9
50,000 or more 292 291 99.9 99.6- 100 1 0.1 0.0- 0.4
WIC recipient
No 551 541 99.0 97.3-99.7 10 1.0 0.3- 2.7
Yes 426 403 93.3 89.3-95.9 23 6.7 4.1-10.7
Medicaid recipient
No 469 461 98.8 96.8-99.6 8 1.2 0.4- 3.2
Yes 514 489 94.6 91.3-96.7 25 5.4 3.3- 8.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 444 427 96.0 93.7-97.5 17 4.0 2.5- 6.3
2500+ grams 539 523 96.7 94.6-98.0 16 3.3 2.0- 5.4

#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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