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2010 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 965 748 89.4 87.4-91.2 217 10.6 8.8-12.6
Age
< 20 years 81 62 87.8 77.7-93.6 19 12.2 6.4-22.3
20-24 years 224 173 87.7 82.8-91.4 51 12.3 8.6-17.2
25-34 years 499 396 91.5 89.0-93.5 103 8.5 6.5-11.0
35+ years 161 117 86.3 80.1-90.8 44 13.7 9.2-19.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 593 465 90.0 87.5-92.1 128 10.0 7.9-12.5
Non-Hispanic Black 205 149 86.8 81.3-91.0 56 13.2 9.0-18.7
Non-Hispanic Other 48 42 92.1 79.3-97.3 6 7.9 2.7-20.7
Latina 113 89 90.0 83.5-94.1 24 10.0 5.9-16.5
Education
< High School 153 118 90.8 85.2-94.4 35 9.2 5.6-14.8
High School 249 191 88.8 84.4-92.1 58 11.2 7.9-15.6
> High School 560 436 89.2 86.4-91.5 124 10.8 8.5-13.6
Marital Status
Married 613 481 89.7 87.0-91.8 132 10.3 8.2-13.0
Other 352 267 89.1 85.6-91.9 85 10.9 8.1-14.4
WIC recipient
No 526 404 89.3 86.5-91.6 122 10.7 8.4-13.5
Yes 434 340 89.4 86.2-92.0 94 10.6 8.0-13.8
Medicaid recipient
No 472 369 90.3 87.4-92.6 103 9.7 7.4-12.6
Yes 493 379 88.8 85.7-91.2 114 11.2 8.8-14.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 154 47.9 42.5-53.4 171 52.1 46.6-57.5
2500+ grams 640 594 93.1 90.8-94.8 46 6.9 5.2- 9.2

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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