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2003 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 1457 436 33.4 30.4-36.5 625 43.6 40.4-46.8 211 13.0 11.0-15.4 185 10.0 8.2-12.1
Age
< 20 years 159 48 34.8 25.4-45.6 68 45.5 35.3-56.2 19 12.1 6.7-20.9 24 7.6 3.8-14.4
20-24 years 396 105 28.3 22.9-34.3 159 42.2 36.1-48.5 72 16.6 12.4-21.7 60 13.0 9.4-17.7
25-34 years 717 225 36.2 32.0-40.6 315 43.2 38.8-47.7 100 11.9 9.3-15.1 77 8.7 6.5-11.6
35+ years 185 58 32.0 24.1-41.2 83 46.7 37.7-56.0 20 10.4 5.9-17.8 24 10.8 6.3-18.1
Race
White 996 323 36.0 32.5-39.7 426 43.0 39.3-46.7 135 12.2 9.9-14.9 112 8.8 6.9-11.2
Black 400 94 26.2 20.6-32.7 169 42.7 36.1-49.6 69 17.0 12.5-22.8 68 14.1 10.0-19.4
Other 61 19 26.6 15.5-41.7 30 58.5 43.1-72.3 7 6.0 1.9-17.1 5 8.9 3.2-22.7
Hispanic origin
Yes 145 66 47.0 37.6-56.6 49 32.3 24.0-41.7 14 9.5 5.1-16.8 16 11.3 6.4-19.1
No 1309 368 31.4 28.3-34.7 575 45.2 41.8-48.6 197 13.6 11.4-16.1 169 9.8 8.0-12.0
Education
< High School 313 100 35.3 28.8-42.5 121 38.0 31.3-45.2 37 11.0 7.2-16.3 55 15.7 11.2-21.6
High School 433 116 30.2 24.9-36.1 185 43.9 38.0-50.0 75 15.6 11.7-20.5 57 10.3 7.2-14.4
> High School 709 219 34.5 30.4-39.0 319 45.9 41.5-50.5 98 12.3 9.6-15.6 73 7.2 5.2- 9.9
Marital Status
Married 917 309 37.5 33.8-41.4 402 45.5 41.6-49.5 120 10.9 8.7-13.6 86 6.1 4.5- 8.2
Other 540 127 25.8 21.2-31.1 223 40.0 34.6-45.7 91 16.9 13.1-21.6 99 17.2 13.4-21.8
Income
15,999 or less 394 87 26.3 20.9-32.5 169 42.0 35.8-48.6 61 14.3 10.4-19.5 77 17.4 13.1-22.8
16,000-24,999 190 48 25.4 18.4-34.0 75 43.3 34.7-52.3 42 18.6 12.7-26.5 25 12.7 7.8-19.9
25,000-39,999 211 61 36.7 28.9-45.3 93 41.9 33.8-50.4 33 14.2 9.1-21.4 24 7.2 4.0-12.8
40,000 or more 501 176 38.7 33.7-43.9 232 47.4 42.2-52.7 57 10.2 7.4-13.9 36 3.7 2.2- 6.0
WIC recipient
No 756 252 37.7 33.5-42.0 342 46.1 41.8-50.5 89 9.5 7.3-12.4 73 6.7 4.8- 9.2
Yes 694 182 28.9 24.7-33.5 279 40.7 36.1-45.6 122 17.0 13.7-20.9 111 13.4 10.5-17.0
Medicaid recipient
No 701 248 38.9 34.6-43.4 311 45.4 41.0-49.9 89 10.5 8.0-13.5 53 5.2 3.5- 7.6
Yes 756 188 28.2 24.1-32.6 314 41.8 37.3-46.5 122 15.4 12.4-19.1 132 14.5 11.6-18.0
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 664 162 24.1 21.1-27.4 275 41.4 37.8-45.1 113 17.1 14.4-20.1 114 17.4 14.8-20.4
2500+ grams 793 274 34.2 31.0-37.6 350 43.8 40.3-47.3 98 12.7 10.5-15.2 71 9.3 7.5-11.6

#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 22MAR05

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