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2001 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

How would you describe the time during your pregnancy?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
One of happiest times Happy, with few problems Moderately hard time Very hard, worst time
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1636 515 33.1 30.2-36.2 709 45.0 41.9-48.2 230 12.6 10.6-14.8 182 9.2 7.5-11.3
Age
< 20 years 227 62 31.8 24.1-40.7 101 45.3 36.7-54.1 31 11.7 7.3-18.4 33 11.2 6.8-17.9
20-24 years 433 120 28.2 23.0-34.1 187 44.0 37.9-50.3 61 12.2 8.6-16.9 65 15.6 11.5-20.8
25-34 years 793 272 35.4 31.3-39.7 347 45.5 41.1-50.0 108 13.9 11.1-17.2 66 5.2 3.6- 7.6
35+ years 183 61 36.6 28.0-46.3 74 45.0 35.8-54.6 30 8.8 5.0-15.1 18 9.5 5.1-17.0
Race
White 1108 377 34.2 30.8-37.7 473 46.0 42.3-49.7 155 12.7 10.5-15.3 103 7.1 5.5- 9.3
Black 468 111 26.9 21.4-33.1 214 44.5 38.0-51.2 67 12.5 8.7-17.5 76 16.2 11.8-21.7
Other 60 27 56.2 40.3-71.0 22 30.0 17.7-46.1 8 10.6 4.1-24.5 3 3.3 0.7-14.4
Hispanic origin
Yes 171 76 38.9 30.2-48.3 68 43.7 34.7-53.1 12 8.5 4.5-15.6 15 8.9 4.8-15.9
No 1463 438 32.3 29.2-35.5 640 45.2 41.9-48.6 218 13.2 11.1-15.6 167 9.3 7.5-11.5
Education
< High School 357 111 31.5 25.3-38.3 150 46.2 39.3-53.3 41 9.9 6.4-14.8 55 12.4 8.5-17.8
High School 511 127 25.8 21.0-31.2 241 49.2 43.4-55.0 79 14.2 10.6-18.7 64 10.8 7.6-15.1
> High School 763 274 38.2 34.0-42.6 316 41.9 37.5-46.3 110 13.1 10.3-16.4 63 6.8 4.9- 9.5
Marital Status
Married 1034 359 34.7 31.2-38.3 456 46.7 43.0-50.6 134 12.1 9.8-14.8 85 6.5 4.9- 8.7
Other 602 156 30.2 25.3-35.7 253 41.8 36.4-47.4 96 13.5 10.2-17.8 97 14.4 10.9-18.8
Income
15,999 or less 501 132 31.3 25.8-37.3 219 45.8 39.7-51.9 71 10.1 7.1-14.2 79 12.8 9.3-17.4
16,000-24,999 181 32 16.7 10.9-24.8 89 50.0 40.6-59.5 34 19.2 12.7-27.9 26 14.1 8.6-22.2
25,000-39,999 247 72 31.0 24.1-38.8 103 44.3 36.5-52.5 39 15.4 10.5-22.2 33 9.2 5.5-15.1
40,000 or more 552 218 38.7 33.8-43.7 240 45.8 40.7-50.9 69 11.9 9.0-15.7 25 3.6 2.1- 6.1
WIC recipient
No 853 320 38.1 34.1-42.3 347 44.3 40.1-48.6 118 13.0 10.4-16.2 68 4.6 3.1- 6.6
Yes 776 194 28.2 24.1-32.7 357 45.4 40.7-50.1 111 12.1 9.4-15.4 114 14.4 11.4-18.1
Medicaid recipient
No 812 307 38.8 34.8-43.0 343 43.8 39.6-48.1 118 14.2 11.4-17.4 44 3.2 2.0- 5.0
Yes 824 208 27.1 23.1-31.5 366 46.3 41.7-51.1 112 10.9 8.4-14.1 138 15.7 12.6-19.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 1500 grams 313 83 26.0 21.8-30.7 128 41.3 36.3-46.4 48 14.9 11.7-18.9 54 17.8 14.1-22.1
1500 - 2499 grams 490 145 28.8 25.1-32.9 207 42.2 38.0-46.6 79 16.1 13.2-19.6 59 12.8 10.1-16.1
2500+ grams 833 287 33.6 30.4-36.8 374 45.3 41.9-48.7 103 12.3 10.2-14.7 69 8.8 7.0-11.1

#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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