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2009 North Carolina Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System Survey Results

MENTAL HEALTH

At any time during the 12 months before you got pregnant with your new baby, did you do any of the following things? I VISITED A HEALTH CARE WORKER TO BE CHECKED OR TREATED FOR FOR DEPRESSION OR ANXIETY

Demographic
Groups
Total
Respond.#
NO YES
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
Total 1158 994 87.3 84.9-89.4 164 12.7 10.6-15.1
Age
< 20 years 118 100 90.6 82.6-95.1 18 9.4 4.9-17.4
20-24 years 267 233 88.8 83.5-92.5 34 11.2 7.5-16.5
25-34 years 595 508 85.9 82.3-88.8 87 14.1 11.2-17.7
35+ years 178 153 87.2 80.3-92.0 25 12.8 8.0-19.7
Race
White 838 708 86.4 83.6-88.8 130 13.6 11.2-16.4
Black 268 236 88.9 83.1-92.8 32 11.1 7.2-16.9
Other 52 50 94.6 80.7-98.6 2 5.4 1.4-19.3
Hispanic origin
Yes 147 138 93.0 86.3-96.5 9 7.0 3.5-13.7
No 1011 856 86.3 83.6-88.6 155 13.7 11.4-16.4
Education
< High School 197 168 87.6 81.0-92.1 29 12.4 7.9-19.0
High School 320 274 87.8 83.1-91.4 46 12.2 8.6-16.9
> High School 637 548 86.8 83.5-89.6 89 13.2 10.4-16.5
Marital Status
Married 712 616 87.3 84.3-89.9 96 12.7 10.1-15.7
Other 446 378 87.3 83.2-90.5 68 12.7 9.5-16.8
Income
14,999 or less 213 178 88.8 82.9-92.9 35 11.2 7.1-17.1
15,000-24,999 273 232 85.6 80.2-89.7 41 14.4 10.3-19.8
25,000-49,999 233 204 88.7 83.1-92.6 29 11.3 7.4-16.9
50,000 or more 377 328 87.6 83.3-90.8 49 12.4 9.2-16.7
WIC recipient
No 616 530 86.9 83.6-89.7 86 13.1 10.3-16.4
Yes 539 461 87.6 84.0-90.5 78 12.4 9.5-16.0
Medicaid recipient
No 575 497 87.2 83.8-90.0 78 12.8 10.0-16.2
Yes 583 497 87.4 83.9-90.2 86 12.6 9.8-16.1
Infant's birth weight
Under 2500 grams 399 328 82.6 78.6-86.0 71 17.4 14.0-21.4
2500+ grams 759 666 87.7 85.1-89.9 93 12.3 10.1-14.9

~Low participation was a substantial problem for NC PRAMS in 2009.The overall weighted response rate was 63%.

#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 28JUL11

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