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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 OR EMERGENCY ROOM AND STAYED LESS THAN 1 DAY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1106 640 58.2 54.3-62.1 466 41.8 37.9-45.7
Age
< 20 years 125 73 55.7 43.5-67.2 52 44.3 32.8-56.5
20-24 years 304 153 51.4 44.0-58.8 151 48.6 41.2-56.0
25-34 years 546 330 61.5 56.0-66.7 216 38.5 33.3-44.0
35+ years 131 84 65.1 53.6-75.0 47 34.9 25.0-46.4
Race
White 727 442 62.6 58.0-67.0 285 37.4 33.0-42.0
Black 336 171 45.9 38.3-53.6 165 54.1 46.4-61.7
Other 43 27 63.3 43.3-79.6 16 36.7 20.4-56.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 111 69 67.5 56.0-77.3 42 32.5 22.7-44.0
No 995 571 56.8 52.6-60.9 424 43.2 39.1-47.4
Education
< High School 233 129 57.8 49.3-65.8 104 42.2 34.2-50.7
High School 333 173 52.6 45.3-59.7 160 47.4 40.3-54.7
> High School 539 337 62.4 56.9-67.6 202 37.6 32.4-43.1
Marital Status
Married 651 390 60.7 55.8-65.3 261 39.3 34.7-44.2
Other 455 250 54.9 48.5-61.2 205 45.1 38.8-51.5
Income
14,999 or less 359 197 56.6 49.6-63.4 162 43.4 36.6-50.4
15,000-24,999 183 103 55.8 46.2-64.9 80 44.2 35.1-53.8
25,000-49,999 225 127 55.9 47.6-64.0 98 44.1 36.0-52.4
50,000 or more 260 170 65.4 57.5-72.6 90 34.6 27.4-42.5
WIC recipient
No 515 335 65.0 59.3-70.2 180 35.0 29.8-40.7
Yes 587 301 52.6 47.2-58.0 286 47.4 42.0-52.8
Medicaid recipient
No 465 300 64.6 58.8-70.1 165 35.4 29.9-41.2
Yes 641 340 54.1 48.9-59.2 301 45.9 40.8-51.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 596 341 56.7 52.8-60.6 255 43.3 39.4-47.2
2500+ grams 510 299 58.4 54.1-62.7 211 41.6 37.3-45.9

*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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