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2006 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

12 months before pregnancy: Did mother feel emotionally upset due to treatment based on her race?

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1333 1185 87.8 85.2-90.0 148 12.2 10.0-14.8
Age
< 20 years 131 105 78.8 68.1-86.6 26 21.2 13.4-31.9
20-24 years 297 256 85.7 79.8-90.2 41 14.3 9.8-20.2
25-34 years 687 620 89.2 85.6-91.9 67 10.8 8.1-14.4
35+ years 218 204 94.4 88.9-97.2 14 5.6 2.8-11.1
Race
White 970 881 90.3 87.5-92.5 89 9.7 7.5-12.5
Black 284 241 82.6 75.8-87.8 43 17.4 12.2-24.2
Other 79 63 78.2 63.2-88.3 16 21.8 11.7-36.8
Hispanic origin
Yes 175 126 72.3 63.4-79.7 49 27.7 20.3-36.6
No 1158 1059 90.8 88.3-92.9 99 9.2 7.1-11.7
Education
< High School 212 168 79.4 71.2-85.7 44 20.6 14.3-28.8
High School 401 348 85.3 80.1-89.4 53 14.7 10.6-19.9
> High School 718 669 93.1 90.3-95.2 49 6.9 4.8- 9.7
Marital Status
Married 876 809 91.9 89.2-93.9 67 8.1 6.1-10.8
Other 457 376 81.9 76.7-86.2 81 18.1 13.8-23.3
Income
14,999 or less 351 271 75.7 69.3-81.1 80 24.3 18.9-30.7
15,000-24,999 174 155 88.9 80.8-93.8 19 11.1 6.2-19.2
25,000-49,999 257 231 91.1 85.6-94.7 26 8.9 5.3-14.4
50,000 or more 440 428 97.4 94.8-98.7 12 2.6 1.3- 5.2
WIC recipient
No 752 696 92.3 89.4-94.5 56 7.7 5.5-10.6
Yes 573 481 82.6 78.1-86.4 92 17.4 13.6-21.9
Medicaid recipient
No 673 643 96.2 94.0-97.6 30 3.8 2.4- 6.0
Yes 660 542 80.6 76.2-84.3 118 19.4 15.7-23.8
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 586 516 86.7 83.4-89.4 70 13.3 10.6-16.6
2500+ grams 747 669 87.9 85.1-90.3 78 12.1 9.7-14.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2006.The overall weighted response rate was 59%.

#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 01MAY08

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