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2006 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 1332 1140 94.7 93.2-95.8 192 5.3 4.2- 6.8
Age
< 20 years 132 115 93.4 86.0-97.0 17 6.6 3.0-14.0
20-24 years 295 256 95.7 92.7-97.5 39 4.3 2.5- 7.3
25-34 years 686 590 95.1 92.9-96.6 96 4.9 3.4- 7.1
35+ years 219 179 92.4 87.5-95.5 40 7.6 4.5-12.5
Race
White 973 836 94.8 93.1-96.1 137 5.2 3.9- 6.9
Black 283 239 95.4 92.4-97.2 44 4.6 2.8- 7.6
Other 76 65 89.0 72.4-96.2 11 11.0 3.8-27.6
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 155 95.9 91.2-98.2 20 4.1 1.8- 8.8
No 1157 985 94.4 92.7-95.7 172 5.6 4.3- 7.3
Education
< High School 212 182 93.0 87.5-96.2 30 7.0 3.8-12.5
High School 402 336 93.9 90.7-96.0 66 6.1 4.0- 9.3
> High School 716 620 95.7 94.1-96.9 96 4.3 3.1- 5.9
Marital Status
Married 877 755 95.8 94.4-96.9 122 4.2 3.1- 5.6
Other 455 385 92.9 89.6-95.2 70 7.1 4.8-10.4
Income
14,999 or less 350 296 92.4 88.4-95.1 54 7.6 4.9-11.6
15,000-24,999 176 149 95.1 91.3-97.3 27 4.9 2.7- 8.7
25,000-49,999 258 218 96.0 93.6-97.6 40 4.0 2.4- 6.4
50,000 or more 436 376 96.7 95.1-97.8 60 3.3 2.2- 4.9
WIC recipient
No 750 641 94.9 92.8-96.4 109 5.1 3.6- 7.2
Yes 578 495 94.4 92.0-96.1 83 5.6 3.9- 8.0
Medicaid recipient
No 668 573 96.1 94.6-97.3 95 3.9 2.7- 5.4
Yes 664 567 93.4 90.8-95.3 97 6.6 4.7- 9.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 588 419 72.0 68.1-75.6 169 28.0 24.4-31.9
2500+ grams 744 721 96.7 94.9-97.8 23 3.3 2.2- 5.1

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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