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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? HIGH BLOOD SUGAR (DIABETES)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1456 1317 89.5 87.4-91.4 139 10.5 8.6-12.6
Age
< 20 years 159 154 94.7 87.0-97.9 5 5.3 2.1-13.0
20-24 years 398 378 94.9 91.3-97.0 20 5.1 3.0- 8.7
25-34 years 716 634 87.4 84.0-90.1 82 12.6 9.9-16.0
35+ years 183 151 81.2 72.6-87.5 32 18.8 12.5-27.4
Race
White 993 890 88.8 86.2-91.0 103 11.2 9.0-13.8
Black 399 370 91.3 86.4-94.5 29 8.7 5.5-13.6
Other 64 57 92.2 80.5-97.1 7 7.8 2.9-19.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 125 82.7 74.1-88.9 20 17.3 11.1-25.9
No 1308 1189 90.5 88.3-92.3 119 9.5 7.7-11.7
Education
< High School 314 287 89.0 83.5-92.8 27 11.0 7.2-16.5
High School 431 391 88.9 84.4-92.2 40 11.1 7.8-15.6
> High School 709 637 90.2 87.2-92.5 72 9.8 7.5-12.8
Marital Status
Married 913 814 88.9 86.1-91.1 99 11.1 8.9-13.9
Other 543 503 90.8 87.0-93.6 40 9.2 6.4-13.0
Income
15,999 or less 397 366 90.4 85.8-93.6 31 9.6 6.4-14.2
16,000-24,999 190 175 90.1 83.3-94.3 15 9.9 5.7-16.7
25,000-39,999 210 185 88.0 81.4-92.6 25 12.0 7.4-18.6
40,000 or more 498 449 90.2 86.6-92.9 49 9.8 7.1-13.4
WIC recipient
No 755 680 88.9 85.8-91.4 75 11.1 8.6-14.2
Yes 693 632 90.6 87.4-93.1 61 9.4 6.9-12.6
Medicaid recipient
No 699 625 89.1 85.9-91.6 74 10.9 8.4-14.1
Yes 757 692 90.0 86.8-92.5 65 10.0 7.5-13.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 662 609 92.5 90.4-94.2 53 7.5 5.8- 9.6
2500+ grams 794 708 89.3 86.9-91.2 86 10.7 8.8-13.1

#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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