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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? HIGH BLOOD SUGAR (DIABETES) THAT STARTED BEFORE THIS PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1336 1300 97.2 95.8-98.2 36 2.8 1.8- 4.2
Age
< 20 years 132 130 96.5 87.2-99.1 2 3.5 0.9-12.8
20-24 years 296 292 98.7 95.5-99.6 4 1.3 0.4- 4.5
25-34 years 690 669 97.0 95.0-98.2 21 3.0 1.8- 5.0
35+ years 218 209 96.3 89.0-98.8 9 3.7 1.2-11.0
Race
White 975 950 97.0 95.2-98.2 25 3.0 1.8- 4.8
Black 285 274 97.3 93.3-98.9 11 2.7 1.1- 6.7
Other 76 76 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 174 171 96.8 90.1-99.0 3 3.2 1.0- 9.9
No 1162 1129 97.3 95.8-98.3 33 2.7 1.7- 4.2
Education
< High School 212 205 95.4 89.7-98.1 7 4.6 1.9-10.3
High School 402 389 96.9 93.6-98.5 13 3.1 1.5- 6.4
> High School 720 704 98.1 96.5-99.0 16 1.9 1.0- 3.5
Marital Status
Married 879 857 98.1 96.6-98.9 22 1.9 1.1- 3.4
Other 457 443 96.0 92.7-97.8 14 4.0 2.2- 7.3
Income
14,999 or less 351 337 95.7 92.0-97.7 14 4.3 2.3- 8.0
15,000-24,999 175 169 97.9 93.6-99.3 6 2.1 0.7- 6.4
25,000-49,999 259 256 98.7 95.6-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.4
50,000 or more 439 433 98.9 96.9-99.6 6 1.1 0.4- 3.1
WIC recipient
No 753 739 98.0 96.1-99.0 14 2.0 1.0- 3.9
Yes 579 557 96.4 93.7-97.9 22 3.6 2.1- 6.3
Medicaid recipient
No 671 661 98.8 97.3-99.4 10 1.2 0.6- 2.7
Yes 665 639 95.9 93.3-97.5 26 4.1 2.5- 6.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 591 574 97.3 95.6-98.4 17 2.7 1.6- 4.4
2500+ grams 745 726 97.2 95.6-98.3 19 2.8 1.7- 4.4

~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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