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Other, Nonspecified cause, 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 251 178 73.3 62.7-81.7 73 26.7 18.3-37.3
Age
< 20 years 48 32 68.9 46.1-85.1 16 31.1 14.9-53.9
20-24 years 81 61 78.8 61.5-89.7 20 21.2 10.3-38.5
25-34 years 101 70 68.2 49.5-82.4 31 31.8 17.6-50.5
35+ years 21 15 91.2 74.6-97.4 6 8.8 2.6-25.4
Mother's Race
White 155 113 73.5 59.1-84.3 42 26.5 15.7-40.9
African American 90 60 71.1 53.6-84.0 30 28.9 16.0-46.4
Other Minorities 6 5 95.6 67.1-99.6 1 4.4 0.4-32.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 11 11 100 - 0 0.0 -
No 240 167 72.1 61.1-80.9 73 27.9 19.1-38.9
Education
< High School 65 45 78.7 58.4-90.7 20 21.3 9.3-41.6
High School 101 72 73.9 56.6-86.0 29 26.1 14.0-43.4
> High School 85 61 64.3 44.6-80.2 24 35.7 19.8-55.4
Marital Status
Married 153 109 71.6 57.2-82.6 44 28.4 17.4-42.8
Other 98 69 75.0 58.4-86.5 29 25.0 13.5-41.6
Income
15,999 or less 104 80 82.6 67.5-91.5 24 17.4 8.5-32.5
16,000-24,999 53 34 46.6 24.4-70.2 19 53.4 29.8-75.6
25,000-39,999 27 20 62.7 31.0-86.3 7 37.3 13.7-69.0
40,000 or more 50 33 83.9 63.2-94.1 17 16.1 5.9-36.8
WIC recipient
No 106 76 73.3 55.6-85.8 30 26.7 14.2-44.4
Yes 142 99 73.1 59.4-83.5 43 26.9 16.5-40.6
Medicaid recipient
No 96 69 72.2 54.2-85.1 27 27.8 14.9-45.8
Yes 155 109 73.8 60.2-84.0 46 26.2 16.0-39.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 86 55 65.1 54.3-74.5 31 34.9 25.5-45.7
1500-2499 grams 110 83 75.0 65.8-82.4 27 25.0 17.6-34.2
2500+ grams 55 40 73.4 60.0-83.6 15 26.6 16.4-40.0

*Survey Question:
What problems caused you to stay in the hospital? 28g. Other problems

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