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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-INFANT

After your baby was born, was he or she put in an intensive care unit?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1651 1175 89.5 87.9-90.9 476 10.5 9.1-12.1
Age
< 20 years 192 138 89.5 83.9-93.2 54 10.5 6.8-16.1
20-24 years 394 276 88.4 84.5-91.4 118 11.6 8.6-15.5
25-34 years 836 599 90.5 88.3-92.3 237 9.5 7.7-11.7
35+ years 229 162 88.0 82.6-91.9 67 12.0 8.1-17.4
Race
White 1142 842 90.4 88.5-92.1 300 9.6 7.9-11.5
Black 439 284 87.0 83.2-90.0 155 13.0 10.0-16.8
Other 70 49 87.4 76.7-93.6 21 12.6 6.4-23.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 211 167 92.5 88.0-95.4 44 7.5 4.6-12.0
No 1437 1006 88.9 87.1-90.5 431 11.1 9.5-12.9
Education
< High School 329 239 91.1 87.6-93.7 90 8.9 6.3-12.4
High School 452 317 87.4 83.7-90.4 135 12.6 9.6-16.3
> High School 865 615 90.0 87.8-91.9 250 10.0 8.1-12.2
Marital Status
Married 1007 724 89.4 87.2-91.2 283 10.6 8.8-12.8
Other 644 451 89.7 87.1-91.9 193 10.3 8.1-12.9
Income
14,999 or less 446 309 88.1 84.4-91.0 137 11.9 9.0-15.6
15,000-24,999 258 187 89.6 85.1-92.8 71 10.4 7.2-14.9
25,000-49,999 304 201 86.7 82.0-90.4 103 13.3 9.6-18.0
50,000 or more 539 398 91.6 89.0-93.6 141 8.4 6.4-11.0
WIC recipient
No 936 668 89.7 87.4-91.5 268 10.3 8.5-12.6
Yes 702 497 89.2 86.5-91.4 205 10.8 8.6-13.5
Medicaid recipient
No 784 564 89.9 87.5-91.9 220 10.1 8.1-12.5
Yes 867 611 89.2 86.8-91.2 256 10.8 8.8-13.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 756 339 45.2 41.8-48.7 417 54.8 51.3-58.2
2500+ grams 895 836 93.5 91.6-94.9 59 6.5 5.1- 8.4

#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.

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