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2005 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 1017 862 94.5 92.8-95.8 155 5.5 4.2- 7.2
Age
< 20 years 97 80 87.5 76.7-93.7 17 12.5 6.3-23.3
20-24 years 250 213 95.8 93.1-97.5 37 4.2 2.5- 6.9
25-34 years 514 441 95.1 92.8-96.7 73 4.9 3.3- 7.2
35+ years 156 128 94.7 89.9-97.3 28 5.3 2.7-10.1
Race
White 730 616 94.2 92.2-95.8 114 5.8 4.2- 7.8
Black 248 214 95.8 92.9-97.5 34 4.2 2.5- 7.1
Other 39 32 92.5 74.9-98.1 7 7.5 1.9-25.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 130 114 94.2 88.0-97.3 16 5.8 2.7-12.0
No 887 748 94.5 92.8-95.9 139 5.5 4.1- 7.2
Education
< High School 200 172 93.6 88.8-96.5 28 6.4 3.5-11.2
High School 291 244 93.7 89.9-96.1 47 6.3 3.9-10.1
> High School 524 445 95.5 93.5-96.9 79 4.5 3.1- 6.5
Marital Status
Married 647 555 94.9 92.8-96.4 92 5.1 3.6- 7.2
Other 370 307 93.7 90.4-95.9 63 6.3 4.1- 9.6
Income
14,999 or less 297 253 94.0 90.2-96.4 44 6.0 3.6- 9.8
15,000-24,999 157 132 95.1 91.0-97.4 25 4.9 2.6- 9.0
25,000-49,999 178 151 94.0 89.2-96.8 27 6.0 3.2-10.8
50,000 or more 293 246 94.2 90.6-96.5 47 5.8 3.5- 9.4
WIC recipient
No 554 469 94.1 91.6-95.9 85 5.9 4.1- 8.4
Yes 457 389 95.0 92.5-96.7 68 5.0 3.3- 7.5
Medicaid recipient
No 471 399 94.4 91.7-96.2 72 5.6 3.8- 8.3
Yes 546 463 94.5 92.2-96.2 83 5.5 3.8- 7.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 459 323 71.3 67.1-75.2 136 28.7 24.8-32.9
2500+ grams 558 539 96.5 94.6-97.8 19 3.5 2.2- 5.4

~Due to low response rates in the later part of the year, the 2005 PRAMS tables only comprise data for January through August births.

#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 25JUN07

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