Alabama


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Location: Alabama
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Topic: Previous preterm by race/ethnicity
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Format: PRAMS Graph
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Previous preterm by race/ethnicity: Alabama, 2003

Note: Vertical lines in graph represent 95% confidence intervals. Certain categories are not shown due to small numbers or missing data.
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• In Alabama in 2003, 14.7% of white mothers who had a previous live birth reported their previous child was born preterm (<37 completed weeks gestation), compared to 19.2% of black mothers. 

Footnotes

  • All race categories exclude Hispanics.
  • Other include races/ethnicities other than Hispanic, white or black.
  • Previous preterm birth: mother reported her previous live birth was born preterm (<37 completed weeks of gestation). Only reported for mothers who had a previous live birth.
  • For more information about the availability of PRAMS data by state and year, refer to the Calculations page.

Source

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System.
  • Retrieved July 23, 2018, from www.marchofdimes.org/peristats.