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2004 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you any of the following things because of these problems? I WENT TO THE HOSPITAL AND STAYED 1 TO 7 DAYS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1098 723 78.3 75.1-81.3 375 21.7 18.7-24.9
Age
< 20 years 125 84 73.9 62.2-83.0 41 26.1 17.0-37.8
20-24 years 300 202 81.0 74.9-85.9 98 19.0 14.1-25.1
25-34 years 544 350 77.7 73.0-81.7 194 22.3 18.3-27.0
35+ years 129 87 79.2 69.0-86.7 42 20.8 13.3-31.0
Race
White 725 486 80.0 76.2-83.2 239 20.0 16.8-23.8
Black 330 202 72.5 65.2-78.7 128 27.5 21.3-34.8
Other 43 35 88.1 70.5-95.8 8 11.9 4.2-29.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 110 84 83.2 73.3-89.9 26 16.8 10.1-26.7
No 988 639 77.6 74.1-80.7 349 22.4 19.3-25.9
Education
< High School 235 177 82.8 75.7-88.1 58 17.2 11.9-24.3
High School 327 201 73.9 67.3-79.6 126 26.1 20.4-32.7
> High School 535 345 78.9 74.4-82.9 190 21.1 17.1-25.6
Marital Status
Married 646 430 79.1 75.0-82.7 216 20.9 17.3-25.0
Other 452 293 77.3 71.7-82.0 159 22.7 18.0-28.3
Income
14,999 or less 360 240 78.6 72.7-83.6 120 21.4 16.4-27.3
15,000-24,999 176 111 73.5 64.5-80.8 65 26.5 19.2-35.5
25,000-49,999 226 158 83.2 76.7-88.1 68 16.8 11.9-23.3
50,000 or more 259 167 79.0 72.2-84.5 92 21.0 15.5-27.8
WIC recipient
No 515 337 78.7 74.0-82.8 178 21.3 17.2-26.0
Yes 579 383 78.1 73.6-82.1 196 21.9 17.9-26.4
Medicaid recipient
No 463 306 80.8 76.1-84.8 157 19.2 15.2-23.9
Yes 635 417 76.8 72.3-80.7 218 23.2 19.3-27.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 592 311 53.3 49.4-57.3 281 46.7 42.7-50.6
2500+ grams 506 412 81.5 77.8-84.7 94 18.5 15.3-22.2

*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.

This page was generated on 02OCT06

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