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2002 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 1531 1258 93.0 91.5-94.2 273 7.0 5.8- 8.5
Age
< 20 years 197 160 91.1 85.4-94.7 37 8.9 5.3-14.6
20-24 years 398 331 93.1 89.9-95.3 67 6.9 4.7-10.1
25-34 years 749 612 93.2 91.1-94.9 137 6.8 5.1- 8.9
35+ years 187 155 93.6 88.6-96.5 32 6.4 3.5-11.4
Race
White 1053 878 93.8 92.1-95.1 175 6.2 4.9- 7.9
Black 404 314 89.9 86.0-92.8 90 10.1 7.2-14.0
Other 74 66 94.5 85.1-98.1 8 5.5 1.9-14.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 159 133 94.6 89.9-97.2 26 5.4 2.8-10.1
No 1372 1125 92.8 91.2-94.1 247 7.2 5.9- 8.8
Education
< High School 344 276 92.0 88.5-94.5 68 8.0 5.5-11.5
High School 436 359 91.2 87.5-93.9 77 8.8 6.1-12.5
> High School 748 620 94.4 92.6-95.9 128 5.6 4.1- 7.4
Marital Status
Married 971 816 94.4 92.7-95.7 155 5.6 4.3- 7.3
Other 560 442 90.1 86.9-92.5 118 9.9 7.5-13.1
Income
15,999 or less 452 358 89.2 85.4-92.1 94 10.8 7.9-14.6
16,000-24,999 170 137 92.4 86.9-95.7 33 7.6 4.3-13.1
25,000-39,999 207 171 94.2 90.0-96.7 36 5.8 3.3-10.0
40,000 or more 549 472 95.7 93.6-97.0 77 4.3 3.0- 6.4
WIC recipient
No 830 690 94.4 92.7-95.8 140 5.6 4.2- 7.3
Yes 691 560 91.1 88.4-93.2 131 8.9 6.8-11.6
Medicaid recipient
No 749 636 95.5 93.9-96.7 113 4.5 3.3- 6.1
Yes 782 622 90.2 87.6-92.3 160 9.8 7.7-12.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 687 452 65.6 62.0-69.0 235 34.4 31.0-38.0
2500+ grams 844 806 95.4 93.7-96.6 38 4.6 3.4- 6.3

#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 20JUL04

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