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2008 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 1364 1172 94.0 92.8-95.0 192 6.0 5.0- 7.2
Age
< 20 years 148 125 92.4 87.1-95.7 23 7.6 4.3-12.9
20-24 years 325 267 92.5 89.5-94.8 58 7.5 5.2-10.5
25-34 years 681 591 94.7 93.0-96.0 90 5.3 4.0- 7.0
35+ years 210 189 95.2 91.6-97.4 21 4.8 2.6- 8.4
Race
White 964 842 94.6 93.2-95.8 122 5.4 4.2- 6.8
Black 332 269 92.1 89.1-94.3 63 7.9 5.7-10.9
Other 68 61 93.3 82.6-97.6 7 6.7 2.4-17.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 188 167 94.2 90.0-96.7 21 5.8 3.3-10.0
No 1175 1004 94.0 92.6-95.1 171 6.0 4.9- 7.4
Education
< High School 266 215 91.1 87.2-93.9 51 8.9 6.1-12.8
High School 375 319 94.3 92.0-96.0 56 5.7 4.0- 8.0
> High School 719 634 95.1 93.5-96.3 85 4.9 3.7- 6.5
Marital Status
Married 826 730 95.0 93.5-96.2 96 5.0 3.8- 6.5
Other 538 442 92.5 90.3-94.3 96 7.5 5.7- 9.7
Income
14,999 or less 380 306 91.2 88.1-93.6 74 8.8 6.4-11.9
15,000-24,999 174 150 93.4 88.7-96.2 24 6.6 3.8-11.3
25,000-49,999 265 236 95.4 92.6-97.2 29 4.6 2.8- 7.4
50,000 or more 439 387 95.4 93.4-96.9 52 4.6 3.1- 6.6
WIC recipient
No 738 641 94.6 93.0-95.9 97 5.4 4.1- 7.0
Yes 621 526 93.3 91.2-94.9 95 6.7 5.1- 8.8
Medicaid recipient
No 634 564 95.5 93.8-96.7 70 4.5 3.3- 6.2
Yes 730 608 92.8 90.8-94.3 122 7.2 5.7- 9.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 449 287 63.6 59.1-67.9 162 36.4 32.1-40.9
2500+ grams 915 885 96.7 95.3-97.7 30 3.3 2.3- 4.7

#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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