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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? PROBLEMS WITH THE PLACENTA (SUCH AS ABRUPTIO PLACENTAE, PLACENTA PREVIA)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1333 1230 95.7 94.2-96.8 103 4.3 3.2- 5.8
Age
< 20 years 130 125 99.0 97.6-99.6 5 1.0 0.4- 2.4
20-24 years 295 272 96.6 93.6-98.3 23 3.4 1.7- 6.4
25-34 years 689 631 94.4 92.0-96.1 58 5.6 3.9- 8.0
35+ years 219 202 95.7 91.0-98.0 17 4.3 2.0- 9.0
Race
White 973 897 95.8 94.2-96.9 76 4.2 3.1- 5.8
Black 284 259 94.6 90.1-97.1 25 5.4 2.9- 9.9
Other 76 74 99.6 98.5-99.9 2 0.4 0.1- 1.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 174 167 99.4 98.6-99.7 7 0.6 0.3- 1.4
No 1159 1063 95.0 93.2-96.2 96 5.0 3.8- 6.8
Education
< High School 213 200 96.7 92.0-98.7 13 3.3 1.3- 8.0
High School 399 366 96.4 94.0-97.8 33 3.6 2.2- 6.0
> High School 719 662 94.8 92.5-96.4 57 5.2 3.6- 7.5
Marital Status
Married 877 811 95.2 93.3-96.6 66 4.8 3.4- 6.7
Other 456 419 96.3 93.8-97.8 37 3.7 2.2- 6.2
Income
14,999 or less 348 328 96.1 92.5-98.0 20 3.9 2.0- 7.5
15,000-24,999 174 151 93.4 88.2-96.4 23 6.6 3.6-11.8
25,000-49,999 260 247 97.2 93.9-98.7 13 2.8 1.3- 6.1
50,000 or more 439 402 94.9 92.0-96.8 37 5.1 3.2- 8.0
WIC recipient
No 752 697 95.6 93.6-97.0 55 4.4 3.0- 6.4
Yes 577 530 95.7 93.4-97.3 47 4.3 2.7- 6.6
Medicaid recipient
No 671 615 95.1 92.9-96.6 56 4.9 3.4- 7.1
Yes 662 615 96.2 94.1-97.5 47 3.8 2.5- 5.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 587 512 86.6 83.4-89.3 75 13.4 10.7-16.6
2500+ grams 746 718 96.5 94.9-97.6 28 3.5 2.4- 5.1

~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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