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2011 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 956 834 94.2 92.6-95.5 122 5.8 4.5- 7.4
Age
< 20 years 70 *** *** *** *** *** ***
20-24 years 235 208 95.3 92.1-97.2 27 4.7 2.8- 7.9
25-34 years 505 444 93.9 91.4-95.7 61 6.1 4.3- 8.6
35+ years 146 126 95.8 92.8-97.6 20 4.2 2.4- 7.2
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 525 467 94.6 92.2-96.2 58 5.4 3.8- 7.8
Non-Hispanic Black 244 206 92.6 88.5-95.3 38 7.4 4.7-11.5
Non-Hispanic Other 54 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Latina 123 *** *** *** *** *** ***
Education
< High School 171 136 91.7 86.8-94.9 35 8.3 5.1-13.2
High School 190 164 94.9 91.2-97.1 26 5.1 2.9- 8.8
> High School 594 533 94.7 92.5-96.3 61 5.3 3.7- 7.5
Marital Status
Married 563 504 94.5 92.2-96.1 59 5.5 3.9- 7.8
Other 392 329 93.7 91.2-95.6 63 6.3 4.4- 8.8
WIC recipient
No 469 416 93.8 91.0-95.7 53 6.2 4.3- 9.0
Yes 485 416 94.6 92.5-96.1 69 5.4 3.9- 7.5
Medicaid recipient
No 408 363 93.6 90.6-95.7 45 6.4 4.3- 9.4
Yes 548 471 94.6 92.6-96.1 77 5.4 3.9- 7.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 325 224 67.7 62.2-72.8 101 32.3 27.2-37.8
2500+ grams 631 610 96.5 94.7-97.7 21 3.5 2.3- 5.3

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2011.The overall weighted response rate was 54%.

*** This estimate was suppressed because it did not meet statistical reliability standards

#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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