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2011 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of the following problems during your most recent pregnancy: VAGINAL BLEEDING

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 957 775 84.4 81.5-86.8 182 15.6 13.2-18.5
Age
< 20 years 70 51 79.0 65.8-88.1 19 21.0 11.9-34.2
20-24 years 235 194 85.2 79.1-89.8 41 14.8 10.2-20.9
25-34 years 505 410 84.4 80.5-87.6 95 15.6 12.4-19.5
35+ years 147 120 86.2 78.6-91.4 27 13.8 8.6-21.4
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 526 426 83.2 79.2-86.5 100 16.8 13.5-20.8
Non-Hispanic Black 245 195 84.7 78.5-89.3 50 15.3 10.7-21.5
Non-Hispanic Other 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 122 101 88.7 81.4-93.4 21 11.3 6.6-18.6
Education
< High School 171 123 78.3 70.4-84.5 48 21.7 15.5-29.6
High School 192 160 88.1 81.7-92.5 32 11.9 7.5-18.3
> High School 593 491 85.0 81.4-88.0 102 15.0 12.0-18.6
Marital Status
Married 565 465 84.2 80.4-87.4 100 15.8 12.6-19.6
Other 391 309 84.6 80.0-88.3 82 15.4 11.7-20.0
WIC recipient
No 469 387 85.5 81.5-88.8 82 14.5 11.2-18.5
Yes 485 385 83.2 79.0-86.8 100 16.8 13.2-21.0
Medicaid recipient
No 409 342 85.4 80.9-88.9 67 14.6 11.1-19.1
Yes 548 433 83.7 79.8-86.9 115 16.3 13.1-20.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 327 233 71.2 66.0-75.8 94 28.8 24.2-34.0
2500+ grams 630 542 85.5 82.5-88.2 88 14.5 11.8-17.5

~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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