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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-INFANT

After your baby was born, was he or she put in an intensive care unit?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1555 1147 91.3 89.9-92.6 408 8.7 7.4-10.1
Age
< 20 years 162 115 91.3 86.1-94.6 47 8.7 5.4-13.9
20-24 years 405 302 92.6 89.9-94.6 103 7.4 5.4-10.1
25-34 years 793 596 91.4 89.2-93.2 197 8.6 6.8-10.8
35+ years 195 134 87.9 82.1-92.0 61 12.1 8.0-17.9
Race
White 1072 808 91.5 89.7-93.0 264 8.5 7.0-10.3
Black 419 290 90.7 87.8-93.1 129 9.3 6.9-12.2
Other 64 49 91.2 81.5-96.1 15 8.8 3.9-18.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 173 135 92.4 87.6-95.4 38 7.6 4.6-12.4
No 1382 1012 91.2 89.6-92.5 370 8.8 7.5-10.4
Education
< High School 314 228 89.4 85.3-92.4 86 10.6 7.6-14.7
High School 445 327 92.8 90.4-94.6 118 7.2 5.4- 9.6
> High School 793 590 91.4 89.2-93.1 203 8.6 6.9-10.8
Marital Status
Married 956 713 91.4 89.5-93.0 243 8.6 7.0-10.5
Other 599 434 91.3 88.8-93.3 165 8.7 6.7-11.2
Income
14,999 or less 462 335 91.2 88.3-93.4 127 8.8 6.6-11.7
15,000-24,999 241 169 87.9 82.7-91.7 72 12.1 8.3-17.3
25,000-49,999 317 250 94.0 91.2-96.0 67 6.0 4.0- 8.8
50,000 or more 418 311 91.8 88.9-94.0 107 8.2 6.0-11.1
WIC recipient
No 789 593 92.8 91.0-94.3 196 7.2 5.7- 9.0
Yes 756 546 89.8 87.4-91.8 210 10.2 8.2-12.6
Medicaid recipient
No 714 544 92.6 90.6-94.3 170 7.4 5.7- 9.4
Yes 841 603 90.3 88.1-92.1 238 9.7 7.9-11.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 692 327 46.8 43.2-50.5 365 53.2 49.5-56.8
2500+ grams 863 820 95.2 93.5-96.4 43 4.8 3.6- 6.5

#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 02OCT06

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