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2003 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

PRENATAL CARE-CONTENT

During any of your prenatal care visits, did a doctor, nurse, or other health care worker talk to you about any of the things listed below? THE BABY BLUES (POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION)

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1426 379 26.5 23.7-29.5 1047 73.5 70.5-76.3
Age
< 20 years 151 39 25.9 17.6-36.4 112 74.1 63.6-82.4
20-24 years 393 79 19.7 15.2-25.2 314 80.3 74.8-84.8
25-34 years 705 202 29.8 25.8-34.1 503 70.2 65.9-74.2
35+ years 177 59 29.2 21.5-38.3 118 70.8 61.7-78.5
Race
White 978 257 26.2 23.0-29.6 721 73.8 70.4-77.0
Black 387 99 24.9 19.4-31.3 288 75.1 68.7-80.6
Other 61 23 39.9 26.1-55.5 38 60.1 44.5-73.9
Hispanic origin
Yes 138 46 30.0 21.8-39.6 92 70.0 60.4-78.2
No 1285 332 25.9 23.0-29.1 953 74.1 70.9-77.0
Education
< High School 301 75 24.3 18.6-31.1 226 75.7 68.9-81.4
High School 424 95 22.2 17.5-27.7 329 77.8 72.3-82.5
> High School 700 209 30.2 26.3-34.6 491 69.8 65.4-73.7
Marital Status
Married 899 258 28.3 24.9-32.0 641 71.7 68.0-75.1
Other 527 121 23.2 18.7-28.3 406 76.8 71.7-81.3
Income
15,999 or less 383 93 25.3 20.0-31.4 290 74.7 68.6-80.0
16,000-24,999 191 48 21.8 15.4-30.0 143 78.2 70.0-84.6
25,000-39,999 208 53 24.0 17.5-32.0 155 76.0 68.0-82.5
40,000 or more 496 147 30.2 25.6-35.2 349 69.8 64.8-74.4
WIC recipient
No 741 226 30.8 26.9-35.0 515 69.2 65.0-73.1
Yes 678 152 22.0 18.2-26.3 526 78.0 73.7-81.8
Medicaid recipient
No 689 200 29.1 25.2-33.3 489 70.9 66.7-74.8
Yes 737 179 24.1 20.3-28.3 558 75.9 71.7-79.7
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 642 167 26.0 22.8-29.5 475 74.0 70.5-77.2
2500+ grams 784 212 26.5 23.6-29.7 572 73.5 70.3-76.4

#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.

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