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2003 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 1461 1221 94.3 92.9-95.4 240 5.7 4.6- 7.1
Age
< 20 years 159 128 93.6 88.6-96.5 31 6.4 3.5-11.4
20-24 years 399 331 93.6 90.5-95.7 68 6.4 4.3- 9.5
25-34 years 719 618 95.6 93.8-96.9 101 4.4 3.1- 6.2
35+ years 184 144 90.6 84.8-94.4 40 9.4 5.6-15.2
Race
White 998 859 94.7 93.0-96.0 139 5.3 4.0- 7.0
Black 399 307 93.6 91.4-95.3 92 6.4 4.7- 8.6
Other 64 55 90.8 77.9-96.5 9 9.2 3.5-22.1
Hispanic origin
Yes 146 126 90.4 83.1-94.7 20 9.6 5.3-16.9
No 1312 1092 94.8 93.6-95.8 220 5.2 4.2- 6.4
Education
< High School 313 256 92.0 87.8-94.8 57 8.0 5.2-12.2
High School 433 359 94.0 91.2-95.9 74 6.0 4.1- 8.8
> High School 713 605 95.5 93.9-96.7 108 4.5 3.3- 6.1
Marital Status
Married 919 793 95.3 93.7-96.5 126 4.7 3.5- 6.3
Other 542 428 92.4 89.7-94.5 114 7.6 5.5-10.3
Income
15,999 or less 399 321 91.9 88.3-94.4 78 8.1 5.6-11.7
16,000-24,999 190 165 95.7 91.9-97.8 25 4.3 2.2- 8.1
25,000-39,999 210 174 96.3 94.0-97.8 36 3.7 2.2- 6.0
40,000 or more 502 431 95.6 93.5-97.0 71 4.4 3.0- 6.5
WIC recipient
No 760 643 95.6 94.0-96.7 117 4.4 3.3- 6.0
Yes 693 571 92.8 90.4-94.7 122 7.2 5.3- 9.6
Medicaid recipient
No 704 601 94.8 92.8-96.3 103 5.2 3.7- 7.2
Yes 757 620 93.7 91.7-95.3 137 6.3 4.7- 8.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 665 452 68.1 64.5-71.4 213 31.9 28.6-35.5
2500+ grams 796 769 96.6 95.0-97.6 27 3.4 2.4- 5.0

#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 22MAR05

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