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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of the following problems during your most recent pregnancy: CERVIX HAD TO BE SEWN SHUT

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1157 1134 98.6 97.6-99.2 23 1.4 0.8- 2.4
Age
< 20 years 118 117 99.8 98.7- 100 1 0.2 0.0- 1.3
20-24 years 266 263 98.9 96.2-99.7 3 1.1 0.3- 3.8
25-34 years 595 581 98.2 96.6-99.1 14 1.8 0.9- 3.4
35+ years 178 173 98.2 94.7-99.4 5 1.8 0.6- 5.3
Race
White 836 821 98.6 97.4-99.2 15 1.4 0.8- 2.6
Black 267 260 98.4 95.6-99.4 7 1.6 0.6- 4.4
Other 54 53 99.6 97.6-99.9 1 0.4 0.1- 2.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 143 98.9 95.4-99.7 3 1.1 0.3- 4.6
No 1011 991 98.5 97.4-99.2 20 1.5 0.8- 2.6
Education
< High School 195 192 99.1 96.3-99.8 3 0.9 0.2- 3.7
High School 320 312 98.3 95.7-99.3 8 1.7 0.7- 4.3
> High School 638 626 98.6 97.1-99.3 12 1.4 0.7- 2.9
Marital Status
Married 709 695 98.1 96.4-99.0 14 1.9 1.0- 3.6
Other 448 439 99.3 98.3-99.7 9 0.7 0.3- 1.7
Income
14,999 or less 214 210 99.0 96.3-99.7 4 1.0 0.3- 3.7
15,000-24,999 272 266 97.9 94.9-99.2 6 2.1 0.8- 5.1
25,000-49,999 234 229 98.1 94.8-99.3 5 1.9 0.7- 5.2
50,000 or more 377 369 99.0 97.4-99.6 8 1.0 0.4- 2.6
WIC recipient
No 616 604 98.7 97.3-99.4 12 1.3 0.6- 2.7
Yes 540 529 98.5 96.8-99.3 11 1.5 0.7- 3.2
Medicaid recipient
No 575 566 98.9 97.6-99.5 9 1.1 0.5- 2.4
Yes 582 568 98.3 96.6-99.1 14 1.7 0.9- 3.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 396 383 96.7 94.4-98.1 13 3.3 1.9- 5.6
2500+ grams 761 751 98.7 97.7-99.3 10 1.3 0.7- 2.3

~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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