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2006 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 1298 357 25.2 22.3-28.3 941 74.8 71.7-77.7
Age
< 20 years 126 33 22.9 15.0-33.3 93 77.1 66.7-85.0
20-24 years 287 69 22.4 16.9-29.0 218 77.6 71.0-83.1
25-34 years 675 184 25.6 21.7-29.9 491 74.4 70.1-78.3
35+ years 210 71 30.7 23.3-39.3 139 69.3 60.7-76.7
Race
White 953 261 26.9 23.5-30.5 692 73.1 69.5-76.5
Black 275 68 17.4 12.4-24.0 207 82.6 76.0-87.6
Other 70 28 38.8 25.7-53.7 42 61.2 46.3-74.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 169 62 35.9 27.5-45.2 107 64.1 54.8-72.5
No 1129 295 23.1 20.2-26.3 834 76.9 73.7-79.8
Education
< High School 199 60 28.6 21.4-37.2 139 71.4 62.8-78.6
High School 389 101 23.0 18.1-28.7 288 77.0 71.3-81.9
> High School 708 195 25.1 21.4-29.2 513 74.9 70.8-78.6
Marital Status
Married 864 246 28.1 24.6-31.9 618 71.9 68.1-75.4
Other 434 111 20.7 16.2-26.1 323 79.3 73.9-83.8
Income
14,999 or less 335 84 21.4 16.4-27.5 251 78.6 72.5-83.6
15,000-24,999 169 53 27.7 20.0-37.2 116 72.3 62.8-80.0
25,000-49,999 256 81 28.9 22.6-36.2 175 71.1 63.8-77.4
50,000 or more 435 112 25.0 20.4-30.3 323 75.0 69.7-79.6
WIC recipient
No 732 219 30.3 26.2-34.7 513 69.7 65.3-73.8
Yes 556 135 19.6 15.9-23.9 421 80.4 76.1-84.1
Medicaid recipient
No 664 191 28.2 24.2-32.6 473 71.8 67.4-75.8
Yes 634 166 22.5 18.6-27.0 468 77.5 73.0-81.4
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 570 172 30.8 27.0-34.9 398 69.2 65.1-73.0
2500+ grams 728 185 24.7 21.6-28.1 543 75.3 71.9-78.4

~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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