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2010 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

During your pregnancy, were you told by a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker that you had gestational diabetes (diabetes that started during this pregnancy)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 972 885 90.7 88.3-92.6 87 9.3 7.4-11.7
Age
< 20 years 84 78 91.7 81.7-96.5 6 8.3 3.5-18.3
20-24 years 222 206 93.2 88.4-96.1 16 6.8 3.9-11.6
25-34 years 504 463 90.9 87.4-93.5 41 9.1 6.5-12.6
35+ years 162 138 84.5 76.1-90.3 24 15.5 9.7-23.9
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 596 554 93.0 90.2-95.0 42 7.0 5.0- 9.8
Non-Hispanic Black 203 186 90.1 83.9-94.1 17 9.9 5.9-16.1
Non-Hispanic Other 52 44 85.6 71.1-93.5 8 14.4 6.5-28.9
Latina 115 95 83.6 74.3-90.0 20 16.4 10.0-25.7
Education
< High School 154 137 87.5 79.8-92.5 17 12.5 7.5-20.2
High School 252 217 85.3 79.6-89.7 35 14.7 10.3-20.4
> High School 563 528 94.6 92.1-96.3 35 5.4 3.7- 7.9
Marital Status
Married 621 571 91.5 88.5-93.7 50 8.5 6.3-11.5
Other 351 314 89.6 85.2-92.8 37 10.4 7.2-14.8
WIC recipient
No 530 490 93.0 89.9-95.2 40 7.0 4.8-10.1
Yes 440 393 88.4 84.4-91.4 47 11.6 8.6-15.6
Medicaid recipient
No 476 441 92.8 89.5-95.1 35 7.2 4.9-10.5
Yes 496 444 89.0 85.4-91.9 52 11.0 8.1-14.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 326 296 90.8 87.1-93.5 30 9.2 6.5-12.9
2500+ grams 646 589 90.7 88.0-92.8 57 9.3 7.2-12.0

~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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