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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Overnight Hospitalization Stay During Pregnancy*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1331 472 50.4 46.7-54.2 859 49.6 45.8-53.3
Age
< 20 years 191 56 34.9 25.9-45.1 135 65.1 54.9-74.1
20-24 years 363 109 41.3 34.4-48.6 254 58.7 51.4-65.6
25-34 years 638 249 57.5 52.3-62.6 389 42.5 37.4-47.7
35+ years 139 58 65.1 53.5-75.2 81 34.9 24.8-46.5
Race
White 886 356 55.0 50.6-59.3 530 45.0 40.7-49.4
Black 401 102 39.5 32.2-47.3 299 60.5 52.7-67.8
Other 44 14 36.3 19.2-57.7 30 63.7 42.3-80.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 135 62 57.4 46.1-68.0 73 42.6 32.0-53.9
No 1195 410 49.5 45.5-53.4 785 50.5 46.6-54.5
Education
< High School 302 104 43.7 35.8-51.8 198 56.3 48.2-64.2
High School 432 135 46.8 40.2-53.5 297 53.2 46.5-59.8
> High School 594 230 56.0 50.6-61.3 364 44.0 38.7-49.4
Marital Status
Married 811 321 56.7 52.1-61.1 490 43.3 38.9-47.9
Other 520 151 39.4 33.3-45.9 369 60.6 54.1-66.7
Income
15,999 or less 427 129 41.5 34.7-48.6 298 58.5 51.4-65.3
16,000-24,999 153 43 41.4 31.2-52.3 110 58.6 47.7-68.8
25,000-39,999 213 69 44.8 36.0-53.9 144 55.2 46.1-64.0
40,000 or more 415 185 65.2 59.1-70.9 230 34.8 29.1-40.9
WIC recipient
No 669 273 60.7 55.6-65.5 396 39.3 34.5-44.4
Yes 655 195 40.3 35.0-45.8 460 59.7 54.2-65.0
Medicaid recipient
No 631 262 59.6 54.5-64.5 369 40.4 35.5-45.5
Yes 700 210 41.7 36.5-47.2 490 58.3 52.8-63.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 312 45 14.6 11.3-18.6 267 85.4 81.4-88.7
1500 - 2499 grams 454 118 25.9 22.2-30.1 336 74.1 69.9-77.8
2500+ grams 565 309 53.6 49.5-57.8 256 46.4 42.2-50.5

*Data in this table are recorded responses to survey question 27. Did you do any of the following things because of these problems?

#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.

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