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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Overnight Hospitalization Stay During Pregnancy*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1564 1171 88.7 86.9-90.4 393 11.3 9.6-13.1
Age
< 20 years 183 128 85.0 77.9-90.1 55 15.0 9.9-22.1
20-24 years 365 285 90.1 86.2-93.1 80 9.9 6.9-13.8
25-34 years 798 599 88.7 86.0-91.0 199 11.3 9.0-14.0
35+ years 218 159 89.8 84.6-93.4 59 10.2 6.6-15.4
Race
White 1068 807 89.3 87.1-91.1 261 10.7 8.9-12.9
Black 429 309 86.1 81.6-89.7 120 13.9 10.3-18.4
Other 67 55 94.3 84.6-98.0 12 5.7 2.0-15.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 181 146 91.4 86.0-94.8 35 8.6 5.2-14.0
No 1380 1023 88.4 86.4-90.2 357 11.6 9.8-13.6
Education
< High School 306 226 87.0 82.0-90.8 80 13.0 9.2-18.0
High School 423 326 89.9 86.3-92.7 97 10.1 7.3-13.7
> High School 830 615 88.8 86.1-90.9 215 11.2 9.1-13.9
Marital Status
Married 955 719 89.6 87.3-91.5 236 10.4 8.5-12.7
Other 609 452 87.5 84.1-90.3 157 12.5 9.7-15.9
Income
14,999 or less 411 292 84.6 79.9-88.3 119 15.4 11.7-20.1
15,000-24,999 242 193 92.6 88.3-95.4 49 7.4 4.6-11.7
25,000-49,999 292 229 91.2 86.9-94.2 63 8.8 5.8-13.1
50,000 or more 519 388 90.4 87.3-92.7 131 9.6 7.3-12.7
WIC recipient
No 902 689 90.7 88.4-92.5 213 9.3 7.5-11.6
Yes 652 473 86.1 82.7-89.0 179 13.9 11.0-17.3
Medicaid recipient
No 752 573 90.7 88.2-92.7 179 9.3 7.3-11.8
Yes 812 598 87.1 84.1-89.5 214 12.9 10.5-15.9
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 725 400 55.9 52.4-59.4 325 44.1 40.6-47.6
2500+ grams 839 771 91.7 89.6-93.5 68 8.3 6.5-10.4

#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 09JUN09

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