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2000 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you any of the following things because of these problems? I WENT TO THE HOSPITAL OR EMERGENCY ROOM AND STAYED LESS THAN 1 DAY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1473 969 65.1 61.6-68.5 504 34.9 31.5-38.4
Age
< 20 years 193 123 65.5 55.6-74.2 70 34.5 25.8-44.4
20-24 years 408 242 60.1 53.2-66.5 166 39.9 33.5-46.8
25-34 years 692 477 67.7 62.6-72.4 215 32.3 27.6-37.4
35+ years 180 127 67.1 56.9-75.9 53 32.9 24.1-43.1
Race
White 957 638 66.1 62.0-70.1 319 33.9 29.9-38.0
Black 468 296 62.3 55.3-68.9 172 37.7 31.1-44.7
Other 48 35 65.1 43.3-82.0 13 34.9 18.0-56.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 107 72 76.2 64.1-85.1 35 23.8 14.9-35.9
No 1365 897 64.2 60.5-67.7 468 35.8 32.3-39.5
Education
< High School 330 205 62.9 55.4-69.9 125 37.1 30.1-44.6
High School 498 328 65.9 59.8-71.5 170 34.1 28.5-40.2
> High School 643 434 65.9 60.6-70.9 209 34.1 29.1-39.4
Marital Status
Married 918 606 64.8 60.5-69.0 312 35.2 31.0-39.5
Other 555 363 65.7 59.6-71.2 192 34.3 28.8-40.4
Income
15,999 or less 454 295 65.1 58.5-71.2 159 34.9 28.8-41.5
16,000-24,999 196 126 59.8 49.9-69.1 70 40.2 30.9-50.1
25,000-39,999 210 131 65.4 56.0-73.7 79 34.6 26.3-44.0
40,000 or more 474 325 65.5 59.3-71.2 149 34.5 28.8-40.7
WIC recipient
No 758 527 70.1 65.3-74.5 231 29.9 25.5-34.7
Yes 711 441 60.9 55.8-65.8 270 39.1 34.2-44.2
Medicaid recipient
No 693 477 68.0 63.0-72.6 216 32.0 27.4-37.0
Yes 780 492 62.6 57.6-67.4 288 37.4 32.6-42.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 347 248 71.3 66.8-75.5 99 28.7 24.5-33.2
1500 - 2499 grams 522 325 61.8 57.6-65.7 197 38.2 34.3-42.4
2500+ grams 604 396 65.3 61.4-69.0 208 34.7 31.0-38.6

#Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50.
N = Cell Size, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
The percentages shown are weighted percentages, designed to reflect the entire population of North Carolina women having a live birth.

This page was generated on 24NOV03

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