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2005 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? HIGH BLOOD SUGAR (DIABETES) THAT STARTED DURING THIS PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1014 899 88.5 85.8-90.7 115 11.5 9.3-14.2
Age
< 20 years 97 92 97.2 89.2-99.3 5 2.8 0.7-10.8
20-24 years 250 227 90.2 84.2-94.1 23 9.8 5.9-15.8
25-34 years 513 454 88.6 84.8-91.6 59 11.4 8.4-15.2
35+ years 154 126 78.7 69.1-85.9 28 21.3 14.1-30.9
Race
White 727 647 88.1 84.9-90.7 80 11.9 9.3-15.1
Black 248 221 90.8 84.8-94.6 27 9.2 5.4-15.2
Other 39 31 83.5 63.5-93.7 8 16.5 6.3-36.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 127 106 83.9 74.9-90.1 21 16.1 9.9-25.1
No 887 793 89.4 86.5-91.7 94 10.6 8.3-13.5
Education
< High School 198 169 84.3 76.9-89.7 29 15.7 10.3-23.1
High School 290 258 89.6 84.1-93.4 32 10.4 6.6-15.9
> High School 524 470 89.7 86.1-92.5 54 10.3 7.5-13.9
Marital Status
Married 645 568 86.8 83.2-89.7 77 13.2 10.3-16.8
Other 369 331 91.5 86.9-94.5 38 8.5 5.5-13.1
Income
14,999 or less 295 257 87.2 81.3-91.4 38 12.8 8.6-18.7
15,000-24,999 157 137 87.1 78.5-92.5 20 12.9 7.5-21.5
25,000-49,999 177 153 87.2 80.0-92.0 24 12.8 8.0-20.0
50,000 or more 294 269 91.2 86.5-94.4 25 8.8 5.6-13.5
WIC recipient
No 554 493 89.8 86.4-92.5 61 10.2 7.5-13.6
Yes 454 400 86.7 82.1-90.3 54 13.3 9.7-17.9
Medicaid recipient
No 471 419 89.8 86.1-92.6 52 10.2 7.4-13.9
Yes 543 480 87.3 83.2-90.6 63 12.7 9.4-16.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 459 408 88.7 85.5-91.3 51 11.3 8.7-14.5
2500+ grams 555 491 88.5 85.5-90.9 64 11.5 9.1-14.5

~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.

This page was generated on 25JUN07

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