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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

Preconception Health Indicators Women 18-44

High Blood Sugar (Diabetes) that started before this pregnancy

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1293 1258 97.3 95.9-98.3 35 2.7 1.7- 4.1
Age
18-19 years 91 90 97.4 83.9-99.6 1 2.6 0.4-16.1
20-24 years 296 292 98.7 95.5-99.6 4 1.3 0.4- 4.5
25-34 years 690 669 97.0 95.0-98.2 21 3.0 1.8- 5.0
35-44 years 216 207 96.3 88.9-98.8 9 3.7 1.2-11.1
Race
White 954 930 97.3 95.6-98.3 24 2.7 1.7- 4.4
Black 265 254 96.9 92.4-98.8 11 3.1 1.2- 7.6
Other 74 74 100 . - . 0 0.0 . - .
Hispanic origin
Yes 170 167 96.7 89.8-99.0 3 3.3 1.0-10.2
No 1123 1091 97.5 96.0-98.4 32 2.5 1.6- 4.0
Education
< High School 176 170 95.7 89.4-98.3 6 4.3 1.7-10.6
High School 397 384 96.9 93.5-98.5 13 3.1 1.5- 6.5
> High School 718 702 98.1 96.5-99.0 16 1.9 1.0- 3.5
Marital Status
Married 874 852 98.1 96.6-98.9 22 1.9 1.1- 3.4
Other 419 406 96.1 92.8-98.0 13 3.9 2.0- 7.2
Income
14,999 or less 335 321 95.5 91.6-97.6 14 4.5 2.4- 8.4
15,000-24,999 168 162 97.8 93.3-99.3 6 2.2 0.7- 6.7
25,000-49,999 255 252 98.7 95.5-99.6 3 1.3 0.4- 4.5
50,000 or more 436 430 98.9 96.9-99.6 6 1.1 0.4- 3.1
WIC recipient
No 742 728 98.0 96.1-99.0 14 2.0 1.0- 3.9
Yes 547 526 96.6 93.9-98.1 21 3.4 1.9- 6.1
Medicaid recipient
No 666 656 98.8 97.3-99.4 10 1.2 0.6- 2.7
Yes 627 602 96.0 93.4-97.6 25 4.0 2.4- 6.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 566 549 97.1 95.3-98.2 17 2.9 1.8- 4.7
2500+ grams 727 709 97.4 95.8-98.4 18 2.6 1.6- 4.2

#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 12JUL10

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