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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? VAGINAL BLEEDING

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1334 1052 84.0 81.4-86.3 282 16.0 13.7-18.6
Age
< 20 years 130 101 80.8 70.5-88.1 29 19.2 11.9-29.5
20-24 years 295 247 87.0 81.5-91.0 48 13.0 9.0-18.5
25-34 years 689 534 83.0 79.2-86.2 155 17.0 13.8-20.8
35+ years 220 170 85.3 78.9-90.1 50 14.7 9.9-21.1
Race
White 975 766 84.1 81.1-86.7 209 15.9 13.3-18.9
Black 283 228 85.1 78.8-89.7 55 14.9 10.3-21.2
Other 76 58 76.4 60.8-87.1 18 23.6 12.9-39.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 176 149 90.9 85.0-94.7 27 9.1 5.3-15.0
No 1158 903 82.6 79.7-85.2 255 17.4 14.8-20.3
Education
< High School 212 173 86.5 79.4-91.4 39 13.5 8.6-20.6
High School 403 322 84.0 78.9-88.1 81 16.0 11.9-21.1
> High School 717 555 82.8 79.3-85.9 162 17.2 14.1-20.7
Marital Status
Married 880 694 84.9 81.9-87.5 186 15.1 12.5-18.1
Other 454 358 82.5 77.6-86.6 96 17.5 13.4-22.4
Income
14,999 or less 350 287 83.6 77.8-88.0 63 16.4 12.0-22.2
15,000-24,999 175 137 89.1 82.9-93.2 38 10.9 6.8-17.1
25,000-49,999 260 202 85.3 79.5-89.6 58 14.7 10.4-20.5
50,000 or more 438 337 82.3 77.7-86.2 101 17.7 13.8-22.3
WIC recipient
No 754 586 84.0 80.5-86.9 168 16.0 13.1-19.5
Yes 576 463 84.0 79.8-87.4 113 16.0 12.6-20.2
Medicaid recipient
No 669 520 83.8 80.3-86.8 149 16.2 13.2-19.7
Yes 665 532 84.1 80.2-87.3 133 15.9 12.7-19.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 590 421 72.1 68.2-75.7 169 27.9 24.3-31.8
2500+ grams 744 631 85.0 82.2-87.5 113 15.0 12.5-17.8

~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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