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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 STAYED IN BED AT HOME MORE THAN 2 DAYS BECAUSE OF MY DOCTOR'S OR NURSE'S ADVICE*

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1077 712 71.8 68.1-75.2 365 28.2 24.8-31.9
Age
< 20 years 144 85 62.1 51.0-72.0 59 37.9 28.0-49.0
20-24 years 244 158 70.5 62.3-77.6 86 29.5 22.4-37.7
25-34 years 539 366 74.3 69.2-78.9 173 25.7 21.1-30.8
35+ years 150 103 75.3 65.5-83.1 47 24.7 16.9-34.5
Race
White 724 487 73.0 68.6-76.9 237 27.0 23.1-31.4
Black 313 196 67.4 59.3-74.5 117 32.6 25.5-40.7
Other 40 29 76.5 56.6-89.0 11 23.5 11.0-43.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 120 87 82.9 73.5-89.5 33 17.1 10.5-26.5
No 955 624 69.8 65.7-73.5 331 30.2 26.5-34.3
Education
< High School 219 142 69.2 60.5-76.8 77 30.8 23.2-39.5
High School 297 193 73.2 66.1-79.3 104 26.8 20.7-33.9
> High School 558 374 72.0 66.8-76.6 184 28.0 23.4-33.2
Marital Status
Married 635 421 71.6 66.9-75.9 214 28.4 24.1-33.1
Other 442 291 72.0 65.9-77.4 151 28.0 22.6-34.1
Income
14,999 or less 294 193 70.6 63.0-77.2 101 29.4 22.8-37.0
15,000-24,999 171 104 60.5 50.3-69.9 67 39.5 30.1-49.7
25,000-49,999 194 132 77.6 69.1-84.3 62 22.4 15.7-30.9
50,000 or more 339 233 76.4 70.2-81.6 106 23.6 18.4-29.8
WIC recipient
No 585 409 75.0 70.0-79.3 176 25.0 20.7-30.0
Yes 485 299 68.7 63.0-73.8 186 31.3 26.2-37.0
Medicaid recipient
No 485 340 75.5 70.2-80.1 145 24.5 19.9-29.8
Yes 592 372 69.0 63.9-73.8 220 31.0 26.2-36.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 603 365 60.4 56.6-64.2 238 39.6 35.8-43.4
2500+ grams 474 347 73.3 69.1-77.1 127 26.7 22.9-30.9

*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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