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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

Did you have any of the following problems during your most recent pregnancy: WATER BROKE MORE THAN 3 WEEKS BEFORE BABY WAS DUE

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1162 1025 95.0 93.7-96.0 137 5.0 4.0- 6.3
Age
< 20 years 119 104 97.1 95.1-98.3 15 2.9 1.7- 4.9
20-24 years 266 234 94.7 91.6-96.7 32 5.3 3.3- 8.4
25-34 years 597 530 95.5 93.6-96.8 67 4.5 3.2- 6.4
35+ years 180 157 92.0 86.6-95.3 23 8.0 4.7-13.4
Race
White 839 746 95.2 93.6-96.4 93 4.8 3.6- 6.4
Black 269 234 94.7 91.4-96.8 35 5.3 3.2- 8.6
Other 54 45 93.5 84.2-97.5 9 6.5 2.5-15.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 137 97.8 95.1-99.0 10 2.2 1.0- 4.9
No 1015 888 94.5 93.0-95.7 127 5.5 4.3- 7.0
Education
< High School 196 172 96.5 93.8-98.0 24 3.5 2.0- 6.2
High School 321 281 94.2 91.2-96.3 40 5.8 3.7- 8.8
> High School 641 569 94.9 93.0-96.3 72 5.1 3.7- 7.0
Marital Status
Married 711 631 94.8 93.0-96.2 80 5.2 3.8- 7.0
Other 451 394 95.2 93.1-96.7 57 4.8 3.3- 6.9
Income
14,999 or less 214 183 94.1 90.1-96.5 31 5.9 3.5- 9.9
15,000-24,999 271 241 95.6 92.9-97.3 30 4.4 2.7- 7.1
25,000-49,999 236 210 94.7 91.1-96.9 26 5.3 3.1- 8.9
50,000 or more 379 334 94.8 92.1-96.5 45 5.2 3.5- 7.9
WIC recipient
No 619 548 94.4 92.2-95.9 71 5.6 4.1- 7.8
Yes 541 475 95.6 93.9-96.9 66 4.4 3.1- 6.1
Medicaid recipient
No 578 517 94.8 92.7-96.3 61 5.2 3.7- 7.3
Yes 584 508 95.2 93.4-96.5 76 4.8 3.5- 6.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 397 283 71.0 66.3-75.3 114 29.0 24.7-33.7
2500+ grams 765 742 97.1 95.6-98.1 23 2.9 1.9- 4.4

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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