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Diabetes Resulted in Hospitalization*

1998 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 494 465 96.8 94.1-98.2 29 3.2 1.8- 5.9
Age
< 20 years 91 88 99.3 97.7-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.3
20-24 years 145 136 93.6 84.5-97.5 9 6.4 2.5-15.5
25-34 years 203 188 96.8 92.7-98.6 15 3.2 1.4- 7.3
35+ years 55 53 99.2 96.7-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.3
Mother's Race
White 287 277 97.7 94.1-99.2 10 2.3 0.8- 5.9
African American 189 171 94.6 88.2-97.6 18 5.4 2.4-11.8
Other Minorities 18 17 98.8 91.2-99.8 1 1.2 0.2- 8.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 22 20 98.1 91.7-99.6 2 1.9 0.4- 8.3
No 471 444 96.6 93.7-98.2 27 3.4 1.8- 6.3
Education
< High School 119 113 97.2 90.6-99.2 6 2.8 0.8- 9.4
High School 180 166 97.9 96.2-98.8 14 2.1 1.2- 3.8
> High School 195 186 95.3 87.9-98.2 9 4.7 1.8-12.1
Marital Status
Married 301 284 95.3 90.4-97.8 17 4.7 2.2- 9.6
Other 193 181 98.6 97.3-99.2 12 1.4 0.8- 2.7
Income
15,999 or less 177 169 97.7 92.3-99.3 8 2.3 0.7- 7.7
16,000-24,999 85 81 94.3 82.2-98.3 4 5.7 1.7-17.8
25,000-39,999 87 77 94.6 85.6-98.1 10 5.4 1.9-14.4
40,000 or more 105 101 99.0 97.1-99.7 4 1.0 0.3- 2.9
WIC recipient
No 219 210 96.8 91.1-98.9 9 3.2 1.1- 8.9
Yes 272 253 96.8 93.3-98.5 19 3.2 1.5- 6.7
Medicaid recipient
No 195 186 96.7 90.7-98.9 9 3.3 1.1- 9.3
Yes 299 279 96.8 93.4-98.5 20 3.2 1.5- 6.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 131 123 93.9 88.3-97.0 8 6.1 3.0-11.7
1500-2499 grams 206 189 91.3 86.4-94.5 17 8.7 5.5-13.6
2500+ grams 155 151 97.7 93.9-99.1 4 2.3 0.9- 6.1

*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.