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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you any of the following things because of these problems? I STAYED IN BED AT HOME MORE THAN 2 DAYS BECAUSE OF MY DOCTOR''S OR NURSE''S ADVICE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1128 756 70.8 67.2-74.2 372 29.2 25.8-32.8
Age
< 20 years 132 85 69.0 56.6-79.1 47 31.0 20.9-43.4
20-24 years 315 213 70.8 63.7-77.1 102 29.2 22.9-36.3
25-34 years 540 360 70.4 65.2-75.1 180 29.6 24.9-34.8
35+ years 141 98 74.9 64.1-83.3 43 25.1 16.7-35.9
Race
White 762 511 69.7 65.3-73.7 251 30.3 26.3-34.7
Black 323 215 73.5 66.0-79.8 108 26.5 20.2-34.0
Other 43 30 78.4 58.9-90.2 13 21.6 9.8-41.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 117 79 68.0 57.0-77.3 38 32.0 22.7-43.0
No 1010 677 71.3 67.5-74.9 333 28.7 25.1-32.5
Education
< High School 268 184 70.4 62.7-77.2 84 29.6 22.8-37.3
High School 351 226 67.5 60.6-73.7 125 32.5 26.3-39.4
> High School 507 344 73.6 68.3-78.2 163 26.4 21.8-31.7
Marital Status
Married 682 467 73.5 69.1-77.5 215 26.5 22.5-30.9
Other 446 289 66.4 60.1-72.3 157 33.6 27.7-39.9
Income
15,999 or less 336 217 64.2 56.9-70.9 119 35.8 29.1-43.1
16,000-24,999 150 97 74.0 64.3-81.9 53 26.0 18.1-35.7
25,000-39,999 165 115 77.2 67.9-84.4 50 22.8 15.6-32.1
40,000 or more 351 246 74.6 68.4-80.0 105 25.4 20.0-31.6
WIC recipient
No 556 386 72.7 67.7-77.3 170 27.3 22.7-32.3
Yes 563 364 69.0 63.6-73.9 199 31.0 26.1-36.4
Medicaid recipient
No 510 360 75.5 70.5-79.9 150 24.5 20.1-29.5
Yes 618 396 67.0 61.8-71.9 222 33.0 28.1-38.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 613 385 63.0 59.2-66.7 228 37.0 33.3-40.8
2500+ grams 515 371 71.8 67.7-75.6 144 28.2 24.4-32.3

#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 22MAR05

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