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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

In the months after your delivery would you say that you were...

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
Not depressed at all A little depressed Moderately depressed Very depressed
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1467 563 42.0 38.8-45.2 556 39.2 36.1-42.4 198 12.3 10.3-14.5 150 6.6 5.2- 8.3
Age
< 20 years 162 52 33.4 24.3-44.0 66 46.0 35.8-56.6 22 13.1 7.5-21.9 22 7.4 3.7-14.2
20-24 years 401 137 37.0 31.1-43.2 158 42.7 36.7-49.0 57 11.5 8.2-16.0 49 8.8 5.9-12.8
25-34 years 720 287 44.4 40.0-48.9 267 36.9 32.7-41.3 95 12.4 9.7-15.7 71 6.3 4.5- 8.7
35+ years 184 87 51.7 42.5-60.8 65 34.0 25.9-43.2 24 12.5 7.6-19.9 8 1.7 0.5- 5.5
Race
White 1000 381 40.4 36.7-44.1 383 39.9 36.3-43.7 140 13.0 10.7-15.8 96 6.7 5.1- 8.8
Black 404 163 50.2 43.4-57.0 140 33.4 27.3-40.2 51 10.0 6.7-14.8 50 6.4 4.0-10.0
Other 63 19 26.4 15.4-41.3 33 56.3 41.1-70.4 7 11.5 4.7-25.7 4 5.8 1.6-18.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 148 57 41.1 32.2-50.7 62 42.9 33.9-52.5 14 8.5 4.5-15.4 15 7.4 3.9-13.8
No 1316 504 41.9 38.6-45.4 494 38.7 35.4-42.1 184 12.9 10.7-15.3 134 6.5 5.0- 8.3
Education
< High School 318 101 32.9 26.5-39.9 123 44.0 37.1-51.2 43 13.6 9.4-19.3 51 9.5 6.3-14.0
High School 434 163 40.6 34.8-46.6 160 38.6 32.9-44.7 60 12.2 8.8-16.7 51 8.5 5.8-12.4
> High School 713 298 47.1 42.6-51.6 273 37.3 33.0-41.7 95 11.6 9.1-14.8 47 4.0 2.6- 6.1
Marital Status
Married 918 385 45.5 41.6-49.4 336 37.1 33.4-41.0 118 11.2 8.9-13.9 79 6.2 4.6- 8.4
Other 549 178 35.6 30.4-41.2 220 42.9 37.5-48.5 80 14.3 10.8-18.6 71 7.2 5.0-10.3
Income
15,999 or less 403 123 35.5 29.6-42.0 152 37.3 31.3-43.7 59 14.9 10.9-20.0 69 12.3 8.8-16.9
16,000-24,999 192 64 35.7 27.7-44.6 77 40.8 32.5-49.7 27 12.4 7.7-19.3 24 11.1 6.6-18.1
25,000-39,999 212 84 43.6 35.4-52.2 73 41.2 33.1-49.8 31 10.7 6.5-17.1 24 4.4 2.3- 8.4
40,000 or more 501 214 46.0 40.8-51.3 207 40.0 35.0-45.3 61 11.4 8.5-15.2 19 2.5 1.3- 4.7
WIC recipient
No 757 305 44.3 40.0-48.7 293 40.3 36.0-44.6 94 10.6 8.3-13.6 65 4.8 3.3- 6.9
Yes 701 254 39.5 34.9-44.3 259 37.7 33.2-42.5 103 14.1 11.1-17.8 85 8.6 6.4-11.5
Medicaid recipient
No 701 297 45.1 40.7-49.6 274 39.5 35.2-43.9 89 11.3 8.8-14.5 41 4.0 2.6- 6.2
Yes 766 266 39.0 34.5-43.6 282 38.9 34.5-43.5 109 13.1 10.4-16.5 109 9.0 6.8-11.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 670 219 32.3 29.0-35.9 243 36.3 32.8-39.9 103 15.3 12.9-18.2 105 16.1 13.5-19.0
2500+ grams 797 344 42.8 39.4-46.3 313 39.4 36.1-42.9 95 12.0 9.9-14.5 45 5.8 4.3- 7.6

#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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