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2004 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 1488 1038 84.7 82.5-86.7 450 15.3 13.3-17.5
Age
< 20 years 156 106 80.7 71.8-87.3 50 19.3 12.7-28.2
20-24 years 388 276 85.8 81.3-89.3 112 14.2 10.7-18.7
25-34 years 758 527 84.9 81.8-87.6 231 15.1 12.4-18.2
35+ years 186 129 85.3 78.7-90.2 57 14.7 9.8-21.3
Race
White 1023 735 86.6 84.1-88.7 288 13.4 11.3-15.9
Black 405 254 77.5 71.7-82.4 151 22.5 17.6-28.3
Other 60 49 92.1 81.1-97.0 11 7.9 3.0-18.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 156 124 88.9 82.3-93.2 32 11.1 6.8-17.7
No 1332 914 84.1 81.6-86.2 418 15.9 13.8-18.4
Education
< High School 293 222 86.1 80.6-90.2 71 13.9 9.8-19.4
High School 431 287 81.6 76.9-85.6 144 18.4 14.4-23.1
> High School 762 528 86.1 83.1-88.6 234 13.9 11.4-16.9
Marital Status
Married 914 647 85.8 83.1-88.1 267 14.2 11.9-16.9
Other 574 391 83.1 79.0-86.5 183 16.9 13.5-21.0
Income
14,999 or less 442 303 82.6 77.9-86.5 139 17.4 13.5-22.1
15,000-24,999 228 148 79.9 73.2-85.3 80 20.1 14.7-26.8
25,000-49,999 308 229 88.4 84.0-91.7 79 11.6 8.3-16.0
50,000 or more 397 282 87.7 83.8-90.8 115 12.3 9.2-16.2
WIC recipient
No 756 535 86.6 83.7-89.0 221 13.4 11.0-16.3
Yes 726 499 83.0 79.5-86.0 227 17.0 14.0-20.5
Medicaid recipient
No 687 491 87.9 85.0-90.3 196 12.1 9.7-15.0
Yes 801 547 82.2 78.8-85.1 254 17.8 14.9-21.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 673 321 48.9 45.2-52.6 352 51.1 47.4-54.8
2500+ grams 815 717 87.9 85.5-90.0 98 12.1 10.0-14.5

*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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