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2010 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 968 861 95.0 93.5-96.2 107 5.0 3.8- 6.5
Age
< 20 years 83 68 92.6 84.9-96.6 15 7.4 3.4-15.1
20-24 years 221 196 94.8 91.0-97.1 25 5.2 2.9- 9.0
25-34 years 504 453 96.0 94.3-97.2 51 4.0 2.8- 5.7
35+ years 160 144 93.6 87.3-96.9 16 6.4 3.1-12.7
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 595 532 94.7 92.6-96.3 63 5.3 3.7- 7.4
Non-Hispanic Black 203 171 94.5 91.2-96.7 32 5.5 3.3- 8.8
Non-Hispanic Other 51 49 99.1 96.2-99.8 2 0.9 0.2- 3.8
Latina 113 104 95.4 89.0-98.2 9 4.6 1.8-11.0
Education
< High School 152 134 93.6 87.6-96.8 18 6.4 3.2-12.4
High School 251 221 95.9 93.5-97.4 30 4.1 2.6- 6.5
> High School 562 503 95.1 93.1-96.5 59 4.9 3.5- 6.9
Marital Status
Married 620 566 96.0 94.2-97.2 54 4.0 2.8- 5.8
Other 348 295 93.7 90.8-95.8 53 6.3 4.2- 9.2
WIC recipient
No 528 470 94.9 92.9-96.4 58 5.1 3.6- 7.1
Yes 436 387 95.0 92.5-96.7 49 5.0 3.3- 7.5
Medicaid recipient
No 476 430 96.0 94.1-97.3 46 4.0 2.7- 5.9
Yes 492 431 94.3 91.9-96.0 61 5.7 4.0- 8.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 321 233 71.4 66.1-76.2 88 28.6 23.8-33.9
2500+ grams 647 628 97.0 95.3-98.1 19 3.0 1.9- 4.7

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2010.The overall weighted response rate was 56%.

#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 16NOV12

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