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Nausea/Dehydration Resulted in Hospitalization*

1999 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results
  No Yes
Demographic Groups Total Respondents N % 95% C.I. N % 95% C.I.
Total 496 409 79.6 73.3-84.7 87 20.4 15.3-26.7
Age
< 20 years 75 49 59.7 41.1-75.8 26 40.3 24.2-58.9
20-24 years 151 120 79.1 67.8-87.2 31 20.9 12.8-32.2
25-34 years 223 197 85.4 76.1-91.5 26 14.6 8.5-23.9
35+ years 47 43 87.8 58.4-97.4 4 12.2 2.6-41.6
Mother's Race
White 313 269 80.6 72.7-86.7 44 19.4 13.3-27.3
African American 171 131 76.9 64.8-85.8 40 23.1 14.2-35.2
Other Minorities 12 9 82.7 42.7-96.9 3 17.3 3.1-57.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 24 22 90.4 59.1-98.4 2 9.6 1.6-40.9
No 472 387 78.9 72.3-84.2 85 21.1 15.8-27.7
Education
< High School 113 89 79.9 66.0-89.1 24 20.1 10.9-34.0
High School 192 155 77.0 66.0-85.2 37 23.0 14.8-34.0
> High School 191 165 82.2 71.7-89.4 26 17.8 10.6-28.3
Marital Status
Married 317 265 82.2 74.6-87.9 52 17.8 12.1-25.4
Other 179 144 74.6 62.6-83.7 35 25.4 16.3-37.4
Income
15,999 or less 170 135 76.9 65.4-85.5 35 23.1 14.5-34.6
16,000-24,999 82 65 83.0 67.5-92.0 17 17.0 8.0-32.5
25,000-39,999 75 58 58.6 39.2-75.6 17 41.4 24.4-60.8
40,000 or more 110 99 86.6 72.2-94.2 11 13.4 5.8-27.8
WIC recipient
No 228 194 78.5 67.9-86.3 34 21.5 13.7-32.1
Yes 264 211 80.0 71.7-86.3 53 20.0 13.7-28.3
Medicaid recipient
No 194 164 81.1 70.4-88.6 30 18.9 11.4-29.6
Yes 302 245 78.8 70.7-85.1 57 21.2 14.9-29.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 150 133 88.5 82.2-92.8 17 11.5 7.2-17.8
1500-2499 grams 214 172 79.7 73.7-84.7 42 20.3 15.3-26.3
2500+ grams 131 103 79.1 71.3-85.2 28 20.9 14.8-28.7

*Survey Question:
What problems caused you to stay in the hospital? 28d. Nausea, vomiting or dehydration

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