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2008 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 1365 1063 89.8 88.2-91.2 302 10.2 8.8-11.8
Age
< 20 years 147 113 89.5 83.6-93.5 34 10.5 6.5-16.4
20-24 years 319 249 91.8 88.6-94.1 70 8.2 5.9-11.4
25-34 years 689 541 89.3 86.9-91.4 148 10.7 8.6-13.1
35+ years 210 160 88.4 83.5-92.0 50 11.6 8.0-16.5
Race
White 966 776 91.0 89.2-92.6 190 9.0 7.4-10.8
Black 332 235 85.6 81.3-89.0 97 14.4 11.0-18.7
Other 67 52 90.8 82.3-95.5 15 9.2 4.5-17.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 189 148 91.5 87.2-94.4 41 8.5 5.6-12.8
No 1175 914 89.5 87.7-91.1 261 10.5 8.9-12.3
Education
< High School 265 202 88.4 84.0-91.7 63 11.6 8.3-16.0
High School 374 280 88.5 85.0-91.3 94 11.5 8.7-15.0
> High School 722 578 91.3 89.3-93.0 144 8.7 7.0-10.7
Marital Status
Married 828 668 91.3 89.4-93.0 160 8.7 7.0-10.6
Other 537 395 87.6 84.7-90.1 142 12.4 9.9-15.3
Income
14,999 or less 377 277 88.4 85.0-91.2 100 11.6 8.8-15.0
15,000-24,999 176 134 87.7 81.9-91.9 42 12.3 8.1-18.1
25,000-49,999 264 208 88.9 84.6-92.1 56 11.1 7.9-15.4
50,000 or more 441 366 93.2 90.7-95.0 75 6.8 5.0- 9.3
WIC recipient
No 741 590 90.2 87.9-92.1 151 9.8 7.9-12.1
Yes 616 467 89.3 86.8-91.4 149 10.7 8.6-13.2
Medicaid recipient
No 637 523 92.0 89.8-93.7 114 8.0 6.3-10.2
Yes 728 540 88.0 85.5-90.1 188 12.0 9.9-14.5
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 449 204 45.9 41.4-50.5 245 54.1 49.5-58.6
2500+ grams 916 859 93.7 91.9-95.1 57 6.3 4.9- 8.1

#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 20MAY10

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