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2006 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 1333 965 88.8 86.8-90.6 368 11.2 9.4-13.2
Age
< 20 years 131 98 89.2 81.5-93.9 33 10.8 6.1-18.5
20-24 years 290 215 88.5 83.6-92.1 75 11.5 7.9-16.4
25-34 years 691 505 89.1 86.3-91.5 186 10.9 8.5-13.7
35+ years 221 147 87.9 82.1-92.0 74 12.1 8.0-17.9
Race
White 976 714 89.0 86.6-91.0 262 11.0 9.0-13.4
Black 281 197 89.3 84.8-92.6 84 10.7 7.4-15.2
Other 76 54 84.1 70.9-92.0 22 15.9 8.0-29.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 177 137 86.8 79.4-91.9 40 13.2 8.1-20.6
No 1156 828 89.2 87.1-91.0 328 10.8 9.0-12.9
Education
< High School 211 156 87.1 80.5-91.7 55 12.9 8.3-19.5
High School 399 266 85.5 81.2-88.9 133 14.5 11.1-18.8
> High School 721 541 91.5 89.1-93.4 180 8.5 6.6-10.9
Marital Status
Married 877 638 89.4 87.0-91.4 239 10.6 8.6-13.0
Other 456 327 88.0 84.1-91.0 129 12.0 9.0-15.9
Income
14,999 or less 350 257 88.1 83.7-91.5 93 11.9 8.5-16.3
15,000-24,999 172 120 89.2 83.3-93.2 52 10.8 6.8-16.7
25,000-49,999 260 179 86.8 81.4-90.8 81 13.2 9.2-18.6
50,000 or more 441 332 92.8 90.2-94.7 109 7.2 5.3- 9.8
WIC recipient
No 752 549 90.6 88.1-92.6 203 9.4 7.4-11.9
Yes 571 410 86.8 83.3-89.7 161 13.2 10.3-16.7
Medicaid recipient
No 672 495 90.4 87.7-92.5 177 9.6 7.5-12.3
Yes 661 470 87.5 84.3-90.1 191 12.5 9.9-15.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 590 276 48.7 44.6-52.9 314 51.3 47.1-55.4
2500+ grams 743 689 92.4 90.1-94.2 54 7.6 5.8- 9.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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