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2006 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 AND STAYED 1 TO 7 DAYS

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 910 586 78.3 74.7-81.6 324 21.7 18.4-25.3
Age
< 20 years 94 64 83.3 71.9-90.7 30 16.7 9.3-28.1
20-24 years 203 136 78.1 70.0-84.5 67 21.9 15.5-30.0
25-34 years 467 299 76.6 71.2-81.2 168 23.4 18.8-28.8
35+ years 146 87 80.8 71.6-87.5 59 19.2 12.5-28.4
Race
White 647 416 78.3 73.9-82.0 231 21.7 18.0-26.1
Black 219 139 79.0 71.2-85.1 80 21.0 14.9-28.8
Other 44 31 75.7 53.9-89.3 13 24.3 10.7-46.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 103 72 78.5 66.0-87.3 31 21.5 12.7-34.0
No 807 514 78.3 74.5-81.7 293 21.7 18.3-25.5
Education
< High School 149 104 81.6 72.1-88.4 45 18.4 11.6-27.9
High School 286 175 76.3 69.3-82.1 111 23.7 17.9-30.7
> High School 474 306 78.1 73.0-82.5 168 21.9 17.5-27.0
Marital Status
Married 570 366 78.0 73.3-82.0 204 22.0 18.0-26.7
Other 340 220 78.8 72.7-83.8 120 21.2 16.2-27.3
Income
14,999 or less 251 160 78.5 71.4-84.3 91 21.5 15.7-28.6
15,000-24,999 118 78 76.8 65.3-85.4 40 23.2 14.6-34.7
25,000-49,999 182 114 77.6 69.1-84.2 68 22.4 15.8-30.9
50,000 or more 271 173 79.5 72.9-84.8 98 20.5 15.2-27.1
WIC recipient
No 494 314 77.5 72.2-82.0 180 22.5 18.0-27.8
Yes 414 270 79.1 73.8-83.6 144 20.9 16.4-26.2
Medicaid recipient
No 434 281 79.3 74.1-83.8 153 20.7 16.2-25.9
Yes 476 305 77.6 72.4-82.1 171 22.4 17.9-27.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 501 252 51.5 47.0-56.0 249 48.5 44.0-53.0
2500+ grams 409 334 81.9 77.7-85.4 75 18.1 14.6-22.3

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

~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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