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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you any of the following things because of these problems? I WENT TO THE HOSPITAL AND STAYED 1 TO 7 DAYS*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1087 751 82.9 79.9-85.5 336 17.1 14.5-20.1
Age
< 20 years 144 95 79.9 70.3-86.9 49 20.1 13.1-29.7
20-24 years 244 174 82.7 75.8-88.0 70 17.3 12.0-24.2
25-34 years 548 377 82.9 78.5-86.5 171 17.1 13.5-21.5
35+ years 151 105 86.8 79.1-92.0 46 13.2 8.0-20.9
Race
White 723 500 83.6 80.1-86.6 223 16.4 13.4-19.9
Black 322 219 79.6 72.8-85.1 103 20.4 14.9-27.2
Other 42 32 90.7 74.7-97.0 10 9.3 3.0-25.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 122 90 85.9 77.3-91.6 32 14.1 8.4-22.7
No 963 660 82.6 79.4-85.4 303 17.4 14.6-20.6
Education
< High School 221 150 80.1 72.5-86.0 71 19.9 14.0-27.5
High School 301 217 84.4 78.6-88.8 84 15.6 11.2-21.4
> High School 562 382 83.3 79.1-86.8 180 16.7 13.2-20.9
Marital Status
Married 638 439 84.1 80.4-87.2 199 15.9 12.8-19.6
Other 449 312 81.3 76.1-85.6 137 18.7 14.4-23.9
Income
14,999 or less 302 198 77.0 70.1-82.7 104 23.0 17.3-29.9
15,000-24,999 172 125 88.0 81.2-92.5 47 12.0 7.5-18.8
25,000-49,999 193 142 86.6 79.4-91.5 51 13.4 8.5-20.6
50,000 or more 342 236 85.8 80.9-89.6 106 14.2 10.4-19.1
WIC recipient
No 590 418 85.9 82.2-88.9 172 14.1 11.1-17.8
Yes 490 327 79.6 74.7-83.8 163 20.4 16.2-25.3
Medicaid recipient
No 490 343 85.7 81.6-89.1 147 14.3 10.9-18.4
Yes 597 408 80.8 76.5-84.5 189 19.2 15.5-23.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 613 339 56.0 52.2-59.8 274 44.0 40.2-47.8
2500+ grams 474 412 86.6 83.1-89.4 62 13.4 10.6-16.9

*Data in this table are recorded responses to survey question 27: “Did you do any of the following things because of these problems?” in response to problem reported in survey question 26. Mothers that did not report a problem in question 26 are excluded.

#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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