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2007 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MORBIDITY-MATERNAL

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 1656 1357 94.1 92.9-95.1 299 5.9 4.9- 7.1
Age
< 20 years 195 147 92.6 88.3-95.4 48 7.4 4.6-11.7
20-24 years 395 327 92.7 89.3-95.0 68 7.3 5.0-10.7
25-34 years 836 691 95.8 94.6-96.8 145 4.2 3.2- 5.4
35+ years 230 192 92.0 86.9-95.2 38 8.0 4.8-13.1
Race
White 1140 962 94.7 93.2-95.8 178 5.3 4.2- 6.8
Black 444 332 91.7 88.8-93.9 112 8.3 6.1-11.2
Other 72 63 98.0 96.1-99.0 9 2.0 1.0- 3.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 206 176 95.8 92.4-97.7 30 4.2 2.3- 7.6
No 1447 1179 93.8 92.4-94.9 268 6.2 5.1- 7.6
Education
< High School 327 254 92.5 89.1-94.9 73 7.5 5.1-10.9
High School 453 372 93.9 91.3-95.7 81 6.1 4.3- 8.7
> High School 870 725 94.9 93.3-96.2 145 5.1 3.8- 6.7
Marital Status
Married 1009 843 94.5 92.9-95.7 166 5.5 4.3- 7.1
Other 647 514 93.6 91.5-95.2 133 6.4 4.8- 8.5
Income
14,999 or less 444 346 93.1 90.4-95.1 98 6.9 4.9- 9.6
15,000-24,999 256 208 93.9 90.3-96.3 48 6.1 3.7- 9.7
25,000-49,999 306 257 94.6 91.4-96.6 49 5.4 3.4- 8.6
50,000 or more 541 457 94.8 92.6-96.4 84 5.2 3.6- 7.4
WIC recipient
No 945 782 94.6 93.0-95.8 163 5.4 4.2- 7.0
Yes 698 565 93.7 91.7-95.3 133 6.3 4.7- 8.3
Medicaid recipient
No 787 658 95.1 93.4-96.3 129 4.9 3.7- 6.6
Yes 869 699 93.3 91.4-94.8 170 6.7 5.2- 8.6
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 763 492 64.2 60.8-67.5 271 35.8 32.5-39.2
2500+ grams 893 865 96.8 95.4-97.8 28 3.2 2.2- 4.6

#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.

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