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2008 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

HIGH BLOOD SUGAR (DIABETES)THAT STARTED BEFORE THIS PREGNANCY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1368 1337 97.6 96.4-98.4 31 2.4 1.6- 3.6
Age
< 20 years 149 146 98.0 93.2-99.4 3 2.0 0.6- 6.8
20-24 years 325 319 97.2 93.9-98.7 6 2.8 1.3- 6.1
25-34 years 683 667 97.9 96.2-98.8 16 2.1 1.2- 3.8
35+ years 211 205 96.9 92.7-98.7 6 3.1 1.3- 7.3
Race
White 966 949 97.9 96.5-98.7 17 2.1 1.3- 3.5
Black 334 322 96.4 93.0-98.2 12 3.6 1.8- 7.0
Other 68 66 99.2 96.8-99.8 2 0.8 0.2- 3.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 188 177 93.6 88.3-96.6 11 6.4 3.4-11.7
No 1179 1159 98.3 97.2-99.0 20 1.7 1.0- 2.8
Education
< High School 265 253 94.5 90.4-96.9 12 5.5 3.1- 9.6
High School 376 364 97.1 94.4-98.6 12 2.9 1.4- 5.6
> High School 723 717 99.2 98.2-99.7 6 0.8 0.3- 1.8
Marital Status
Married 830 817 98.4 97.1-99.1 13 1.6 0.9- 2.9
Other 538 520 96.4 94.0-97.9 18 3.6 2.1- 6.0
Income
14,999 or less 379 363 95.9 92.9-97.7 16 4.1 2.3- 7.1
15,000-24,999 174 170 97.7 93.5-99.2 4 2.3 0.8- 6.5
25,000-49,999 265 261 99.0 96.7-99.7 4 1.0 0.3- 3.3
50,000 or more 441 437 98.6 96.4-99.5 4 1.4 0.5- 3.6
WIC recipient
No 741 732 98.8 97.6-99.4 9 1.2 0.6- 2.4
Yes 621 599 96.2 94.0-97.6 22 3.8 2.4- 6.0
Medicaid recipient
No 638 635 99.6 98.5-99.9 3 0.4 0.1- 1.5
Yes 730 702 95.9 93.9-97.3 28 4.1 2.7- 6.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 450 440 97.7 95.8-98.7 10 2.3 1.3- 4.2
2500+ grams 918 897 97.6 96.3-98.4 21 2.4 1.6- 3.7

#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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