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2011 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 949 737 87.7 85.3-89.7 212 12.3 10.3-14.7
Age
< 20 years 67 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 232 181 87.1 81.8-91.1 51 12.9 8.9-18.2
25-34 years 503 389 87.8 84.5-90.4 114 12.2 9.6-15.5
35+ years 147 114 88.9 82.0-93.4 33 11.1 6.6-18.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 524 418 89.3 86.2-91.8 106 10.7 8.2-13.8
Non-Hispanic Black 240 171 81.3 75.0-86.3 69 18.7 13.7-25.0
Non-Hispanic Other 52 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 123 98 90.0 83.4-94.2 25 10.0 5.8-16.6
Education
< High School 167 117 80.5 73.0-86.4 50 19.5 13.6-27.0
High School 189 149 90.0 84.7-93.6 40 10.0 6.4-15.3
> High School 592 470 89.2 86.3-91.5 122 10.8 8.5-13.7
Marital Status
Married 560 448 89.3 86.3-91.7 112 10.7 8.3-13.7
Other 388 288 85.4 81.2-88.8 100 14.6 11.2-18.8
WIC recipient
No 469 376 90.8 87.9-93.0 93 9.2 7.0-12.1
Yes 478 361 85.1 81.3-88.3 117 14.9 11.7-18.7
Medicaid recipient
No 409 323 89.4 86.0-92.1 86 10.6 7.9-14.0
Yes 540 414 86.4 83.0-89.3 126 13.6 10.7-17.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 320 162 49.8 44.2-55.3 158 50.2 44.7-55.8
2500+ grams 629 575 91.0 88.4-93.1 54 9.0 6.9-11.6

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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.

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