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Diabetes Resulted in Hospitalization*

1997 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 251 233 91.7 83.3-96.1 18 8.3 3.9-16.7
Age
< 20 years 48 46 93.3 67.9-98.9 2 6.7 1.1-32.1
20-24 years 81 79 99.1 96.2-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8
25-34 years 101 90 83.1 63.3-93.4 11 16.9 6.6-36.7
35+ years 21 18 70.0 24.2-94.5 3 30.0 5.5-75.8
Mother's Race
White 155 145 89.7 77.3-95.7 10 10.3 4.3-22.7
African American 90 83 93.8 77.0-98.5 7 6.2 1.5-23.0
Other Minorities 6 5 98.6 87.1-99.9 1 1.4 0.1-12.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 11 10 98.9 90.5-99.9 1 1.1 0.1- 9.5
No 240 223 91.4 82.7-95.9 17 8.6 4.1-17.3
Education
< High School 65 58 93.0 71.5-98.6 7 7.0 1.4-28.5
High School 101 93 89.1 74.3-95.8 8 10.9 4.2-25.7
> High School 85 82 94.7 76.1-99.0 3 5.3 1.0-23.9
Marital Status
Married 153 140 88.3 75.3-94.9 13 11.7 5.1-24.7
Other 98 93 95.2 79.3-99.1 5 4.8 0.9-20.7
Income
15,999 or less 104 97 95.0 80.5-98.9 7 5.0 1.1-19.5
16,000-24,999 53 48 92.0 71.1-98.2 5 8.0 1.8-28.9
25,000-39,999 27 24 74.4 39.1-93.0 3 25.6 7.0-60.9
40,000 or more 50 48 89.5 56.2-98.3 2 10.5 1.7-43.8
WIC recipient
No 106 98 87.3 66.9-95.9 8 12.7 4.1-33.1
Yes 142 132 93.7 84.1-97.6 10 6.3 2.4-15.9
Medicaid recipient
No 96 90 89.0 68.2-96.8 6 11.0 3.2-31.8
Yes 155 143 93.0 83.6-97.2 12 7.0 2.8-16.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 86 79 91.4 82.7-95.9 7 8.6 4.1-17.3
1500-2499 grams 110 104 94.1 87.4-97.4 6 5.9 2.6-12.6
2500+ grams 55 50 91.3 80.3-96.4 5 8.7 3.6-19.7

*Survey Question:
What problems caused you to stay in the hospital? 28f. High blood sugar (diabetes)

Percents based on fewer than 50 total respondents may not be reliable.
Interpret these percentages with caution. C.I. = confidence interval.