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2007 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 1661 524 33.7 30.9-36.6 721 42.9 39.9-45.9 265 15.8 13.7-18.1 151 7.6 6.1- 9.4
Age
< 20 years 193 52 25.9 18.8-34.6 95 51.1 42.0-60.1 27 12.2 7.4-19.5 19 10.8 6.2-18.1
20-24 years 400 113 27.5 22.4-33.3 176 43.9 37.9-50.1 68 19.0 14.6-24.4 43 9.5 6.5-13.8
25-34 years 838 283 38.2 34.1-42.4 358 40.8 36.7-45.1 130 14.9 12.1-18.2 67 6.1 4.3- 8.6
35+ years 230 76 36.4 29.0-44.4 92 40.9 33.2-49.0 40 16.2 11.1-23.1 22 6.6 3.6-11.8
Race
White 1147 394 36.5 33.1-40.0 484 42.4 38.9-45.9 174 14.6 12.2-17.3 95 6.6 5.0- 8.6
Black 442 102 24.1 19.0-30.0 207 45.2 38.9-51.7 81 20.0 15.3-25.7 52 10.7 7.3-15.3
Other 72 28 39.0 26.3-53.5 30 39.2 26.4-53.7 10 13.2 6.0-26.6 4 8.6 3.0-22.5
Hispanic origin
Yes 214 97 45.5 37.8-53.4 85 40.7 33.2-48.6 19 8.7 5.2-14.3 13 5.1 2.6- 9.8
No 1444 426 31.4 28.5-34.5 634 43.2 40.0-46.5 246 17.2 14.8-19.9 138 8.1 6.5-10.2
Education
< High School 334 103 32.1 26.1-38.8 140 41.5 34.9-48.4 55 15.6 11.3-21.2 36 10.8 7.2-15.8
High School 453 131 29.7 24.7-35.3 199 45.4 39.7-51.3 79 17.5 13.5-22.4 44 7.4 4.9-11.1
> High School 868 288 36.7 32.8-40.8 380 42.0 38.0-46.2 130 14.9 12.2-18.2 70 6.4 4.6- 8.8
Marital Status
Married 1007 377 41.1 37.4-44.9 416 40.7 37.1-44.5 152 14.2 11.8-17.1 62 3.9 2.8- 5.6
Other 654 147 23.4 19.4-28.0 305 45.9 41.0-50.9 113 17.9 14.4-22.1 89 12.7 9.8-16.4
Income
14,999 or less 450 111 27.8 22.8-33.6 205 43.1 37.2-49.1 74 18.1 13.9-23.2 60 11.0 7.8-15.4
15,000-24,999 257 56 21.3 15.6-28.3 105 38.2 30.9-46.1 61 28.5 21.9-36.1 35 12.1 7.8-18.1
25,000-49,999 306 103 34.5 28.1-41.4 120 42.3 35.5-49.4 58 15.6 11.2-21.4 25 7.7 4.6-12.6
50,000 or more 540 211 43.4 38.4-48.6 244 44.9 39.9-50.1 64 9.5 7.0-12.9 21 2.1 1.1- 4.0
WIC recipient
No 940 328 38.6 34.8-42.6 406 43.3 39.4-47.3 132 12.2 9.8-15.1 74 5.9 4.2- 8.1
Yes 708 190 27.9 23.9-32.2 311 42.4 37.8-47.1 132 20.2 16.6-24.2 75 9.6 7.2-12.7
Medicaid recipient
No 786 301 41.5 37.4-45.8 345 43.2 39.0-47.5 99 10.8 8.4-13.8 41 4.4 2.9- 6.6
Yes 875 223 27.2 23.6-31.2 376 42.6 38.5-46.9 166 19.9 16.7-23.5 110 10.3 8.0-13.2
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 765 205 26.5 23.5-29.6 341 45.0 41.5-48.4 127 16.5 14.1-19.2 92 12.1 10.0-14.6
2500+ grams 896 319 34.4 31.3-37.5 380 42.7 39.5-46.0 138 15.7 13.4-18.3 59 7.2 5.6- 9.2

#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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