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2004 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 1556 457 31.3 28.5-34.3 685 45.1 42.0-48.2 232 13.7 11.7-16.0 182 9.9 8.2-11.9
Age
< 20 years 162 52 36.6 27.5-46.8 66 37.6 28.4-47.8 21 14.7 8.7-23.6 23 11.1 6.3-19.0
20-24 years 404 104 26.3 21.2-32.1 186 48.0 42.0-54.2 57 13.3 9.7-18.0 57 12.3 8.9-16.9
25-34 years 796 239 32.1 28.2-36.3 351 45.2 40.9-49.5 118 13.7 11.0-16.9 88 9.0 6.9-11.8
35+ years 194 62 34.7 26.9-43.4 82 44.5 36.1-53.3 36 14.2 9.3-21.2 14 6.6 3.3-12.8
Race
White 1077 355 34.4 31.0-37.9 448 43.4 39.9-47.1 158 13.0 10.7-15.6 116 9.2 7.3-11.6
Black 416 84 21.4 16.4-27.5 206 49.0 42.4-55.6 66 16.9 12.5-22.6 60 12.7 9.0-17.7
Other 63 18 29.3 17.6-44.6 31 53.6 38.8-67.8 8 10.7 4.5-23.2 6 6.4 2.1-17.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 177 76 44.0 35.6-52.8 62 33.2 25.6-41.9 21 12.2 7.5-19.2 18 10.5 6.3-17.1
No 1379 381 29.0 26.1-32.1 623 47.2 43.9-50.5 211 14.0 11.9-16.5 164 9.8 8.0-11.9
Education
< High School 314 108 36.5 30.0-43.5 121 37.3 30.8-44.3 39 12.8 8.8-18.2 46 13.4 9.4-18.9
High School 444 102 22.7 18.1-28.0 207 50.0 44.1-56.0 80 18.2 14.1-23.3 55 9.1 6.3-13.0
> High School 795 246 34.0 30.1-38.1 356 45.9 41.7-50.2 112 11.3 9.0-14.2 81 8.8 6.6-11.5
Marital Status
Married 958 311 34.5 30.9-38.2 421 45.5 41.7-49.3 136 12.3 10.1-15.0 90 7.7 5.9-10.0
Other 598 146 26.3 21.9-31.3 264 44.4 39.2-49.7 96 16.0 12.5-20.2 92 13.3 10.1-17.2
Income
14,999 or less 461 117 27.2 22.2-32.8 195 41.8 36.1-47.8 85 19.3 15.0-24.4 64 11.7 8.5-16.0
15,000-24,999 241 53 22.6 16.5-30.1 110 48.2 40.3-56.3 42 17.7 12.4-24.6 36 11.5 7.4-17.4
25,000-49,999 317 82 25.7 20.3-31.9 151 50.3 43.7-56.9 48 11.6 8.1-16.4 36 12.4 8.5-17.6
50,000 or more 418 157 41.9 36.3-47.6 184 43.7 38.1-49.4 47 9.8 6.9-13.7 30 4.6 2.7- 7.6
WIC recipient
No 792 263 36.7 32.6-40.9 351 45.7 41.5-50.0 105 10.9 8.5-13.7 73 6.7 4.9- 9.2
Yes 754 191 25.8 22.0-30.1 329 44.3 39.8-48.9 126 16.8 13.7-20.5 108 13.0 10.3-16.3
Medicaid recipient
No 714 240 35.6 31.5-40.0 336 49.3 44.9-53.7 83 9.2 7.0-12.0 55 5.8 4.1- 8.3
Yes 842 217 27.8 24.0-31.9 349 41.6 37.4-46.0 149 17.4 14.4-20.9 127 13.2 10.5-16.3
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 695 182 25.8 22.7-29.1 294 42.4 38.8-46.0 116 16.8 14.2-19.7 103 15.0 12.6-17.9
2500+ grams 861 275 31.8 28.7-35.0 391 45.3 42.0-48.7 116 13.5 11.3-16.0 79 9.4 7.6-11.6

#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 02OCT06

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