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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you any of the following things because of these problems? I STAYED IN BED AT HOME MORE THAN 2 DAYS BECAUSE OF MY DOCTOR'S OR NURSE'S ADVICE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 698 445 69.2 64.5-73.5 253 30.8 26.5-35.5
Age
< 20 years 72 48 64.8 49.2-77.8 24 35.2 22.2-50.8
20-24 years 174 105 67.2 57.0-76.0 69 32.8 24.0-43.0
25-34 years 348 219 67.8 61.1-73.8 129 32.2 26.2-38.9
35+ years 104 73 81.3 69.7-89.2 31 18.7 10.8-30.3
Race
White 489 312 68.5 63.0-73.5 177 31.5 26.5-37.0
Black 177 109 66.0 54.9-75.5 68 34.0 24.5-45.1
Other 32 24 95.1 89.5-97.8 8 4.9 2.2-10.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 81 57 69.3 55.5-80.3 24 30.7 19.7-44.5
No 617 388 69.2 64.1-73.8 229 30.8 26.2-35.9
Education
< High School 147 95 65.6 55.1-74.8 52 34.4 25.2-44.9
High School 205 129 71.0 61.8-78.7 76 29.0 21.3-38.2
> High School 344 219 69.8 63.1-75.7 125 30.2 24.3-36.9
Marital Status
Married 431 264 68.7 62.8-74.0 167 31.3 26.0-37.2
Other 267 181 70.1 61.9-77.2 86 29.9 22.8-38.1
Income
14,999 or less 216 146 71.5 62.7-78.9 70 28.5 21.1-37.3
15,000-24,999 100 63 70.5 57.3-81.0 37 29.5 19.0-42.7
25,000-49,999 121 71 64.5 53.1-74.4 50 35.5 25.6-46.9
50,000 or more 194 123 74.8 66.4-81.7 71 25.2 18.3-33.6
WIC recipient
No 363 234 72.5 66.3-77.9 129 27.5 22.1-33.7
Yes 332 209 65.7 58.4-72.3 123 34.3 27.7-41.6
Medicaid recipient
No 314 197 72.0 65.3-77.8 117 28.0 22.2-34.7
Yes 384 248 66.9 60.2-73.0 136 33.1 27.0-39.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 378 218 58.8 53.9-63.6 160 41.2 36.4-46.1
2500+ grams 320 227 70.5 65.2-75.3 93 29.5 24.7-34.8

*Data in this table are recorded responses to survey question 27. Did you do any of the following things because of these problems?

~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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