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Other, Nonspecified cause, 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 496 320 63.2 56.1-69.7 176 36.8 30.3-43.9
Age
< 20 years 75 52 67.0 47.8-81.8 23 33.0 18.2-52.2
20-24 years 151 94 58.1 45.7-69.5 57 41.9 30.5-54.3
25-34 years 223 146 67.2 56.6-76.3 77 32.8 23.7-43.4
35+ years 47 28 55.4 30.1-78.1 19 44.6 21.9-69.9
Mother's Race
White 313 199 60.5 51.7-68.7 114 39.5 31.3-48.3
African American 171 114 72.4 59.9-82.1 57 27.6 17.9-40.1
Other Minorities 12 7 36.4 11.5-71.5 5 63.6 28.5-88.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 24 15 58.1 28.5-82.8 9 41.9 17.2-71.5
No 472 305 63.5 56.3-70.2 167 36.5 29.8-43.7
Education
< High School 113 70 64.3 49.3-76.9 43 35.7 23.1-50.7
High School 192 122 58.2 46.6-69.0 70 41.8 31.0-53.4
> High School 191 128 67.6 56.3-77.2 63 32.4 22.8-43.7
Marital Status
Married 317 210 63.5 54.7-71.4 107 36.5 28.6-45.3
Other 179 110 62.6 50.4-73.4 69 37.4 26.6-49.6
Income
15,999 or less 170 111 64.2 52.1-74.7 59 35.8 25.3-47.9
16,000-24,999 82 58 72.2 55.1-84.6 24 27.8 15.4-44.9
25,000-39,999 75 46 54.2 35.5-71.8 29 45.8 28.2-64.5
40,000 or more 110 77 71.6 56.2-83.1 33 28.4 16.9-43.8
WIC recipient
No 228 145 60.6 49.4-70.7 83 39.4 29.3-50.6
Yes 264 174 65.6 56.2-73.8 90 34.4 26.2-43.8
Medicaid recipient
No 194 125 60.6 48.8-71.3 69 39.4 28.7-51.2
Yes 302 195 64.5 55.6-72.5 107 35.5 27.5-44.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 150 91 61.0 52.9-68.6 59 39.0 31.4-47.1
1500-2499 grams 214 147 68.4 61.8-74.4 67 31.6 25.6-38.2
2500+ grams 131 82 62.4 53.7-70.3 49 37.6 29.7-46.3

*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.