Table 1 : Comparisons between participants who have ever been pregnant with and without medical record (MR) data on selected characteristics
provided through self-report (SR) (n=18).


Characteristic Total (n=18)
Mean±SD or n (%)
SR only (n=10)
Mean±SD or n (%)
SR and MR (n=8)
Mean±SD or n (%)
Test Statistic
p-value

Race (Caucasian) 18 (100) 10 (100) 8 (100) --
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Age at First Pregnancy (years) (n=17) 25.00±3.89 25.00±3.81 25.00±4.24 t=0.000
p=1.000
Age at Entry (years) 28.39±4.07 28.10±5.32 28.57±1.91 t=-0.358
p=.726
Age at T1D Diagnosis (years) 8.72±4.90 8.60±4.95 8.87±5.17 t=-0.115
p=.910
Duration of T1D (years) 19.67±6.17 19.60±7.00 19.75±5.45 t=-0.050
p=.961
Marital Status
    Never Married
    Married
    Divorced/Separated/Widowed
 

5 (27.8)
12 (66.7)
1 (5.6)

 

5 (50.0)
5 (50.0)
0 (0)

 

0 (0)
7 (87.5)
1 (12.5)

X2=6.188
p=.036
Highest Level of Education
    High School
    Some College/Trade School
    College
    Graduate school
 

3 (16.7)
6 (33.3)
3 (16.7)
6 (33.3)

 

1 (10.0)
4 (40.0)
1 (10.0)
4 (40.0)

 

2 (25.0)
2 (25.0)
2 (25.0)
2 (25.0)

X2=1.800
p=.671
Income (n=17)
    <$40,000
    $40,000-<$70,000
    ≥$70,000
 

6 (35.3)
3 (17.6)
8 (47.1)

 

5 (55.6)
0 (0)
4 (44.4)

 

1 (12.5)
3 (37.5)
4 (50.0)

X2=5.627
p=.071
Health Insurance (n=16)
    Private
    Medicaid/Medical Assistance/Medicare
 

12 (75.0)
4 (25.0)

 

7 (70.0)
3 (30.0)

 

5 (83.3)
1 (16.7)

X2=0.356
p=0.511

T1D=Type 1 diabetes

Sereika et al.Research Journal of Women's Health  2017 4:6DOI : 10.7243/2054-9865-4-6