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2005 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 1018 760 92.4 90.7-93.8 258 7.6 6.2- 9.3
Age
< 20 years 95 71 92.8 86.9-96.2 24 7.2 3.8-13.1
20-24 years 250 182 93.4 90.4-95.5 68 6.6 4.5- 9.6
25-34 years 516 393 93.2 90.8-95.0 123 6.8 5.0- 9.2
35+ years 157 114 87.7 80.5-92.6 43 12.3 7.4-19.5
Race
White 732 562 93.1 91.1-94.7 170 6.9 5.3- 8.9
Black 247 175 90.6 86.6-93.6 72 9.4 6.4-13.4
Other 39 23 88.0 72.9-95.3 16 12.0 4.7-27.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 132 105 92.1 85.6-95.8 27 7.9 4.2-14.4
No 886 655 92.5 90.8-93.9 231 7.5 6.1- 9.2
Education
< High School 200 158 90.9 85.5-94.4 42 9.1 5.6-14.5
High School 291 202 91.3 88.0-93.7 89 8.7 6.3-12.0
> High School 525 399 94.0 92.0-95.5 126 6.0 4.5- 8.0
Marital Status
Married 648 495 92.4 90.1-94.2 153 7.6 5.8- 9.9
Other 370 265 92.4 89.7-94.5 105 7.6 5.5-10.3
Income
14,999 or less 295 218 93.3 90.5-95.3 77 6.7 4.7- 9.5
15,000-24,999 157 110 89.9 83.8-93.8 47 10.1 6.2-16.2
25,000-49,999 179 139 93.8 89.9-96.3 40 6.2 3.7-10.1
50,000 or more 295 224 93.1 89.8-95.4 71 6.9 4.6-10.2
WIC recipient
No 554 420 93.0 90.7-94.8 134 7.0 5.2- 9.3
Yes 454 333 91.7 88.8-93.9 121 8.3 6.1-11.2
Medicaid recipient
No 472 359 92.6 90.0-94.6 113 7.4 5.4-10.0
Yes 546 401 92.2 89.8-94.1 145 7.8 5.9-10.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 460 223 49.6 45.1-54.2 237 50.4 45.8-54.9
2500+ grams 558 537 96.2 94.2-97.5 21 3.8 2.5- 5.8

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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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