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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of these problems during your pregnancy? WATER BROKE MORE THAN 3 WEEKS BEFORE YOUR BABY WAS DUE (PREMATURE RUPTURE OF MEMBRANES, PROM)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1635 1304 93.3 91.8-94.5 331 6.7 5.5- 8.2
Age
< 20 years 225 171 94.4 90.9-96.6 54 5.6 3.4- 9.1
20-24 years 433 345 91.9 88.3-94.4 88 8.1 5.6-11.7
25-34 years 794 647 93.8 91.7-95.4 147 6.2 4.6- 8.3
35+ years 183 141 92.8 87.5-95.9 42 7.2 4.1-12.5
Race
White 1105 909 93.9 92.2-95.2 196 6.1 4.8- 7.8
Black 470 344 91.0 87.4-93.7 126 9.0 6.3-12.6
Other 60 51 97.7 95.3-98.9 9 2.3 1.1- 4.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 164 144 96.2 91.7-98.3 20 3.8 1.7- 8.3
No 1469 1159 92.9 91.3-94.2 310 7.1 5.8- 8.7
Education
< High School 355 283 90.7 86.3-93.8 72 9.3 6.2-13.7
High School 505 388 93.1 90.5-95.1 117 6.9 4.9- 9.5
> High School 771 629 94.6 92.7-96.0 142 5.4 4.0- 7.3
Marital Status
Married 1035 853 95.0 93.5-96.2 182 5.0 3.8- 6.5
Other 600 451 90.1 86.7-92.6 149 9.9 7.4-13.3
Income
15,999 or less 496 380 90.2 86.5-93.0 116 9.8 7.0-13.5
16,000-24,999 181 138 90.1 83.5-94.2 43 9.9 5.8-16.5
25,000-39,999 247 202 96.1 93.6-97.6 45 3.9 2.4- 6.4
40,000 or more 557 461 95.7 93.9-97.1 96 4.3 2.9- 6.1
WIC recipient
No 849 694 94.8 93.0-96.1 155 5.2 3.9- 7.0
Yes 781 605 91.6 89.1-93.6 176 8.4 6.4-10.9
Medicaid recipient
No 817 674 95.1 93.4-96.3 143 4.9 3.7- 6.6
Yes 818 630 91.4 88.8-93.4 188 8.6 6.6-11.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 311 175 55.7 50.5-60.7 136 44.3 39.3-49.5
1500 - 2499 grams 491 330 66.9 62.7-70.9 161 33.1 29.1-37.3
2500+ grams 833 799 95.8 94.1-97.0 34 4.2 3.0- 5.9

#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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