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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? PROBLEMS WITH THE PLACENTA (SUCH AS ABRUPTIO PLACENTAE, PLACENTA PREVIA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1458 1322 96.0 94.7-96.9 136 4.0 3.1- 5.3
Age
< 20 years 158 145 98.3 97.0-99.0 13 1.7 1.0- 3.0
20-24 years 396 353 95.5 92.7-97.2 43 4.5 2.8- 7.3
25-34 years 720 654 95.6 93.6-97.0 66 4.4 3.0- 6.4
35+ years 184 170 96.5 91.8-98.6 14 3.5 1.4- 8.2
Race
White 994 902 95.6 93.9-96.8 92 4.4 3.2- 6.1
Black 400 359 96.6 94.4-97.9 41 3.4 2.1- 5.6
Other 64 61 99.3 97.9-99.8 3 0.7 0.2- 2.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 136 97.1 91.8-99.0 9 2.9 1.0- 8.2
No 1310 1183 95.8 94.5-96.8 127 4.2 3.2- 5.5
Education
< High School 311 280 96.4 93.5-98.0 31 3.6 2.0- 6.5
High School 432 389 95.4 92.5-97.2 43 4.6 2.8- 7.5
> High School 713 651 96.2 94.3-97.4 62 3.8 2.6- 5.7
Marital Status
Married 919 836 96.4 94.9-97.4 83 3.6 2.6- 5.1
Other 539 486 95.3 92.6-97.0 53 4.7 3.0- 7.4
Income
15,999 or less 401 358 95.6 92.8-97.4 43 4.4 2.6- 7.2
16,000-24,999 189 175 95.7 90.9-98.1 14 4.3 1.9- 9.1
25,000-39,999 209 180 95.3 91.1-97.6 29 4.7 2.4- 8.9
40,000 or more 501 463 96.4 94.1-97.8 38 3.6 2.2- 5.9
WIC recipient
No 758 692 96.7 95.2-97.8 66 3.3 2.2- 4.8
Yes 692 622 95.1 92.9-96.7 70 4.9 3.3- 7.1
Medicaid recipient
No 702 642 96.3 94.4-97.5 60 3.7 2.5- 5.6
Yes 756 680 95.7 93.8-97.0 76 4.3 3.0- 6.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 665 552 83.1 80.1-85.7 113 16.9 14.3-19.9
2500+ grams 793 770 97.1 95.7-98.1 23 2.9 1.9- 4.3

#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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