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What percentage of women have high-risk pregnancies?

Approximately 1 in 10 women will have a high-risk pregnancy, but for various reasons. Conditions that cause high risk include issues with both mother and baby.

The percentage of women who have high-risk pregnancies is about 6 to 8 percent.

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