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2002 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 1544 460 32.6 29.8-35.6 658 43.9 40.9-47.0 237 13.6 11.6-15.8 189 9.9 8.2-11.8
Age
< 20 years 199 50 26.8 19.5-35.8 88 43.2 34.4-52.5 30 15.6 10.1-23.5 31 14.3 9.0-22.0
20-24 years 403 123 35.6 29.9-41.6 162 40.6 34.8-46.7 62 13.8 10.1-18.5 56 10.0 7.0-14.1
25-34 years 753 234 32.4 28.5-36.7 321 45.8 41.5-50.2 118 12.6 10.0-15.7 80 9.2 7.0-12.0
35+ years 189 53 32.3 24.7-41.0 87 44.3 35.9-53.0 27 15.4 10.0-22.8 22 8.1 4.5-13.9
Race
White 1059 333 33.9 30.5-37.4 460 45.3 41.7-48.9 157 12.8 10.6-15.3 109 8.0 6.3-10.2
Black 411 98 27.9 22.3-34.4 166 38.6 32.3-45.3 72 16.4 12.1-22.0 75 17.0 12.6-22.5
Other 74 29 34.6 22.8-48.6 32 47.5 34.1-61.1 8 13.0 6.1-25.5 5 4.9 1.5-15.2
Hispanic origin
Yes 163 66 40.6 31.9-50.0 71 46.2 37.1-55.5 12 7.2 3.7-13.7 14 6.0 2.9-11.9
No 1381 394 31.6 28.6-34.7 587 43.6 40.4-46.9 225 14.4 12.3-16.8 175 10.4 8.6-12.5
Education
< High School 350 102 29.7 24.1-35.9 150 46.1 39.8-52.6 49 12.7 9.0-17.7 49 11.4 8.0-16.1
High School 441 123 34.6 29.1-40.6 183 40.1 34.4-46.2 73 15.2 11.4-20.0 62 10.1 7.0-14.2
> High School 750 233 32.8 28.9-37.0 324 45.0 40.7-49.3 115 13.2 10.5-16.4 78 9.0 6.8-11.8
Marital Status
Married 975 326 35.6 32.1-39.3 412 44.5 40.8-48.3 135 12.0 9.7-14.6 102 7.9 6.1-10.1
Other 569 134 26.5 22.0-31.7 246 42.7 37.4-48.2 102 16.9 13.2-21.3 87 13.8 10.5-18.0
Income
15,999 or less 462 107 26.3 21.3-31.8 195 42.5 36.8-48.5 79 16.2 12.3-21.0 81 15.0 11.3-19.6
16,000-24,999 172 41 28.0 20.2-37.4 71 42.0 33.1-51.5 36 18.2 12.1-26.6 24 11.7 6.9-19.1
25,000-39,999 205 64 35.2 27.5-43.7 84 43.2 35.0-51.8 38 14.2 9.3-21.0 19 7.4 4.1-13.1
40,000 or more 550 192 36.7 32.1-41.7 246 46.7 41.8-51.6 64 10.6 7.9-14.0 48 6.0 4.1- 8.8
WIC recipient
No 836 277 35.5 31.6-39.5 352 44.5 40.4-48.6 118 12.1 9.7-15.0 89 7.9 6.0-10.4
Yes 694 179 28.9 24.8-33.4 301 43.6 38.9-48.3 116 15.5 12.4-19.2 98 12.1 9.3-15.4
Medicaid recipient
No 756 263 37.3 33.2-41.5 324 45.7 41.5-50.0 102 10.7 8.4-13.6 67 6.3 4.6- 8.6
Yes 788 197 27.5 23.6-31.7 334 42.0 37.6-46.5 135 16.7 13.6-20.4 122 13.8 11.0-17.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 690 175 24.5 21.6-27.8 279 40.3 36.7-43.9 125 18.3 15.7-21.4 111 16.9 14.2-19.8
2500+ grams 854 285 33.3 30.2-36.5 379 44.3 41.0-47.6 112 13.2 11.1-15.6 78 9.3 7.5-11.4

#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.

This page was generated on 20JUL04

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