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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Before you got pregnant with your new baby, were you ever told by a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker that you had Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1165 1131 97.6 96.4-98.4 34 2.4 1.6- 3.6
Age
< 20 years 121 118 99.4 98.2-99.8 3 0.6 0.2- 1.8
20-24 years 267 262 97.9 94.8-99.2 5 2.1 0.8- 5.2
25-34 years 597 577 97.4 95.6-98.5 20 2.6 1.5- 4.4
35+ years 180 174 96.2 90.8-98.5 6 3.8 1.5- 9.2
Race
White 841 817 97.6 96.2-98.5 24 2.4 1.5- 3.8
Black 270 262 97.7 94.3-99.1 8 2.3 0.9- 5.7
Other 54 52 97.3 87.1-99.5 2 2.7 0.5-12.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 150 146 98.9 95.5-99.7 4 1.1 0.3- 4.5
No 1015 985 97.4 96.0-98.3 30 2.6 1.7- 4.0
Education
< High School 199 195 99.6 98.8-99.8 4 0.4 0.2- 1.2
High School 321 313 97.4 94.5-98.8 8 2.6 1.2- 5.5
> High School 641 619 97.0 95.0-98.2 22 3.0 1.8- 5.0
Marital Status
Married 714 693 97.7 96.2-98.7 21 2.3 1.3- 3.8
Other 451 438 97.5 95.1-98.7 13 2.5 1.3- 4.9
Income
14,999 or less 214 209 98.9 96.4-99.7 5 1.1 0.3- 3.6
15,000-24,999 273 264 97.1 94.0-98.6 9 2.9 1.4- 6.0
25,000-49,999 235 225 96.4 92.2-98.3 10 3.6 1.7- 7.8
50,000 or more 379 369 97.6 95.2-98.9 10 2.4 1.1- 4.8
WIC recipient
No 620 600 97.4 95.6-98.5 20 2.6 1.5- 4.4
Yes 543 529 97.8 95.9-98.8 14 2.2 1.2- 4.1
Medicaid recipient
No 578 563 97.7 95.8-98.7 15 2.3 1.3- 4.2
Yes 587 568 97.6 95.7-98.6 19 2.4 1.4- 4.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 400 384 96.3 94.0-97.7 16 3.7 2.3- 6.0
2500+ grams 765 747 97.7 96.4-98.6 18 2.3 1.4- 3.6

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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