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2012 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

WEIGHT GAIN DURING PREGNANCY

End of pregnancy wait gain

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
GAINED WEIGHT LOST WEIGHT WEIGHT DIDNT CHANGE
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 590 552 95.1 92.7-96.7 29 3.9 2.4- 6.1 9 1.0 0.4- 2.4

~ For 2012, NC PRAMS only collected data on May through December births.Additionally, the overall weighted response rate was 51%.

~ Sub-group estimates have been suppressed because they do 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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