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2002 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? CERVIX HAD TO BE SEWN SHUT (INCOMPETENT CERVIX, CERCLAGE)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1517 1463 97.4 96.3-98.2 54 2.6 1.8- 3.7
Age
< 20 years 194 186 97.5 92.9-99.1 8 2.5 0.9- 7.1
20-24 years 396 383 96.7 93.6-98.3 13 3.3 1.7- 6.4
25-34 years 741 714 98.0 96.5-98.9 27 2.0 1.1- 3.5
35+ years 186 180 96.4 91.3-98.6 6 3.6 1.4- 8.7
Race
White 1043 1010 97.3 95.9-98.3 33 2.7 1.7- 4.1
Black 400 379 97.0 94.2-98.5 21 3.0 1.5- 5.8
Other 74 74 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 155 144 95.1 89.2-97.8 11 4.9 2.2-10.8
No 1362 1319 97.7 96.5-98.5 43 2.3 1.5- 3.5
Education
< High School 338 323 95.8 92.3-97.7 15 4.2 2.3- 7.7
High School 431 413 97.7 95.2-98.9 18 2.3 1.1- 4.8
> High School 745 724 98.0 96.5-98.9 21 2.0 1.1- 3.5
Marital Status
Married 964 934 98.1 96.8-98.9 30 1.9 1.1- 3.2
Other 553 529 96.0 93.3-97.7 24 4.0 2.3- 6.7
Income
15,999 or less 440 423 97.0 94.2-98.4 17 3.0 1.6- 5.8
16,000-24,999 170 163 96.6 91.1-98.8 7 3.4 1.2- 8.9
25,000-39,999 207 203 98.9 95.2-99.8 4 1.1 0.2- 4.8
40,000 or more 549 532 97.8 95.9-98.9 17 2.2 1.1- 4.1
WIC recipient
No 830 804 97.8 96.3-98.7 26 2.2 1.3- 3.7
Yes 677 649 96.9 94.8-98.2 28 3.1 1.8- 5.2
Medicaid recipient
No 751 733 98.4 96.9-99.1 18 1.6 0.9- 3.1
Yes 766 730 96.3 94.3-97.7 36 3.7 2.3- 5.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 675 641 95.0 93.1-96.4 34 5.0 3.6- 6.9
2500+ grams 842 822 97.6 96.3-98.5 20 2.4 1.5- 3.7

#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 20JUL04

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